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Feature: Nathaniel Bassey, Davido, Wizkid, Falz and Tiwa Savage Win Big at AFRIMMA 2017 + See Full List

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  • 9th October 2017
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The African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) is an honour awarded by the USA-based African Muzik Magazine, to recognize outstanding achievement in the African music industry. It is the sole award ceremony in the [African] diaspora.

The annual award ceremony features performances by African artists and the presentation of those awards that have a more popular interest.

The 4th  edition of  AFRIMMA was held on Sunday, October 8th at House of Blues, Dallas, Texas, United States.

Davido was the top winner with 2 awards; he bagged both the Artist of the Year Award and the Song of the Year Award for his hit song “If.” Mavin Records Queen, Tiwa Savage won Best Female Artist West Africa Award, Falz took home the Best Male Artist West Africa Award, Wizkid won Best Collaboration Award for his song “African Bad Girl” Ft. Chris Brown, while Nathaniel Bassey scooped the Best Gospel Artist Award.

See the full list of  2017 AFRIMMA winners below:

Best Male West Africa – Falz (Nigeria)

Best Female West Africa – Tiwa Savage (Nigeria)

Best Male East Africa – Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania)

Best Female East Africa – Victoria Kimani (Kenya)

Best Male Central Africa -C4 Pedro (Angola)

Best Female Central Africa – Nsoki (Angola)

Best Male Southern Africa- Cassper Nyovest (South Africa)

Best Female Southern Africa – Babes Wodumo (South Africa

Crossing Boundaries with Music Award   C4 Pedro (Angola)

Best Newcomer -Nsoki (Angola)

Artist of The Year – Davido (Nigeria)

Best DJ Africa – Dj Spinall (Nigeria)

Best African Dj USA – Dj Tunez  (Nigeria)

Video of The Year -Fally Ipupa – Eloko Iyo Congo

Music Producer of The Year – Julz (Ghana)

Best African Dancer – Ghetto Triplets Kids  – Uganda

Song of The Year – Davido – IF (Nigeria)

Best Lusophone – C4 Pedro (Angola)

Best Francophone – Fally Ipupa  (Congo)

Best Sound Engineer -Sheyman (Nigeria)

Best Collaboration -Wizkid  ft Chris Brown – African Bad Girl (Nigeria & USA)

Transformational Leadership Award -Engineer Noah Dallaji

Best Rap Act  -Sarkodie (Ghana)

Dancehall Act of The Year  – Timaya (Nigeria)

Best Video Director – Daps (Nigeria)

Best Male North Africa- Amr Diab (Egypt)

Best African Dj –  Dj Spinall (Nigeria)

Best Gospel Artist -Nathaniel Bassey (Nigeria)

Best Female North Africa – Amani Swissi (Tunisia)

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