The Grammy Album of the Year nominee, Burna Boy, alongside Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, Joeboy and DJ Spinall on Sunday won awards in various categories at the just concluded sixth All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) held in Lagos.
Burna Boy – [African Giant’] won the Album of the Year , and also the Best Male Artiste in Western Africa for his song “Ye”,
Wizkid – [Fever] featuring Tiwa Savage won the Song of the Year.
Tiwa Savage – Best Female Artiste in Western Africa for her song ”one”
Joeboy – Best African Duo or Group in African Pop for his song “Baby”
DJ Spinall – African DJ of the Year.
Other Nigeria entertainers who won something includes Kel P who won the Producer of the Year for Burna Boy’s song “On the Low.”
Innocent 2Baba Idibia won Special Recognition Award and Best Artiste Duo or Group in African Contemporary (Oyi).
OTHER WINNERS ARE
Stonebwoy (Ghana) – Best Artist, Duo or Group in African Reggae, Ragga or Dancehall for his song – ‘Tuff Seed’
Nadia Nakai (South Africa) – Best Female Artiste in Southern Africa and Best African Rapper/Lyricist
Rash Band (Kenya) – Best Artiste in Duo or Group in African Rock
Awilo Longomba (Congo) – Special Recognition Award
Yann’Sine (Morocco) – Best Male Artist in Northern Africa.
Nasty C (South Africa) – Best Male Artist in Southern Africa and Artiste of the Year
Sauti Sol (Kenya) – Best African Duo or Group Band
Manno Beats (Chad/Haiti) – Best African Act in the Diaspora
Director Kenny (Tanzania) – Best African Video.