The Afican Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) has published lists of nominees for the various music categories for this year’s edition of AFRIMMA which will take place Sunday, October 7th 2018 in Dallas, Texas, United States.
Artistes from Nigeria, Ghana, Tanzania, Kenya and South Africa dominate the nominees.
The various categories include:
Best Male West Africa
Best Female West Africa
Best Male East Africa
Best Female East Africa
Best Male North Africa
Best Female North Africa
Best Male Central Africa
Best African Group
Best Female Central Africa
Crossing Boundaries With Music Award
Best Male Southern Africa
Best Female Southern Africa
Best Video Director
Artist of The Year
Best Dj Africa
Best Live Act
The Afican Muzik Magazine Awards is the sole award ceremony in the Diaspora that caters for all musical genres including but not limited to: Afrobeats, Assiko, Bongo, Decale, Funana, Genge, Highlife, Hiplife, Kwaito, Lingala and Soukous. African music is currently gaining global recognition at a rapid pace following this trend, AFRIMMA will create a platform that promotes the diversity of African music by bringing influential artistes from different African countries for a night of celebration.
AFRIMMA’s vision is endorsed by some of the biggest African artists such as Fuse ODG (UK),
Lira (South Africa), Tuface Idibia (Nigeria), Flavour Nabania (Nigeria), Miriam Chemmoss
(Tanzania) , Avril (Kenya), Afro Mask (Ghana/ United Kingdom) , Nonini (Kenya), Chub Heightz (Botswana) and many more.