The much anticipated African Muzik Magazine Awards-AFRIMMA literally turned the City of Dallas to a bee-hive of entertainment activities for three straight days as hundreds of fans, entertainers and enthusiasts arrived from various cities around the world to make history. The activities included a welcome party, the main award ceremony which held at the Black Academy of Arts and Letters, and a Comedy show featuring Basketmouth. The BIG A Entertainment and African Muzik Magazine organized event lived up to its expectations.
Full list of winners
Best Male (South Africa) – AKA
Best Male (East Africa) – Diamond Platnumz
Best Male (Central Africa) – Yuri Da Cunha
Best Male (West Africa) – Davido
Best Female (East Africa) – Vanessa Mdee
Best Female (West Africa) – Yemi Alade
AFRIMMA Inspirational Song – Bracket feat. Tiwa Savage and Diamond Platnumz for ‘Alive’
Best DJ (US) – DJ Simplesimon
Best Newcomer – Ommy Dimpoz
Best Collaboration – AKA feat. Da Les and Burna Boy for ‘All Eyes on Me’
Best Dance Video – Diamond Platnumz for ‘Nana’
Best Video – Wizkid for ‘Ojuelegba’
Artist of the Year – Diamond Platnumz
Legendary Award – Yossou N’Dou
Photo Credit: VMP and Tony Idaho for Trendy Mag.
Look out for more photos and video coming soon!