The 6th edition of Africa Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) held recently at the Bomb Factory, Dallas, Texas.
Legendary Nigerian multi award winning artist, 2 Face Idibia, was honored with a #20YearsAKing Special Recognition Award for his pioneering role in the evolution and rise of Afrobeats over the last two decades.
Other artists including Burna boy, Fally Ipupa, Phyno and Zlatan won in several categories. See full list below;
AFRIMMA 2019 Winners
- Best Male East Africa – Ommy Dimpoz – Tanzania
- Best Female East Africa – Akothee – Kenya
- Best Male Southern Africa – Master KG – South Africa
- Best Male Central Africa – Fally Ipupa – Congo
- Best African Group – Toofan – Togo
- Best Newcomer – Zlatan – Nigeria
- Artist of the Year – Burna Boy – Nigeria
- Best Rap Act – Phyno – Nigeria
- Song of the Year – Killing Dem by Burna Boy/Zlatan
- Best African DJ USA – Dj Poison Ivy – Kenya
- AFRIMMA Video of the Year – Dumebi by Rema
- Best Francophone – Dj Arafat – Ivory Coast
- Radio/TV Personality of the Year – Willy Tuva – Kenya
Afrimma was presented by leading healthcare technology company, Axxess.