Eddie Kenzo beats Diamond Platinumz, Sauti Sol to win Best Male Artist in AFRIMA awards

Eddy Kenzo has won in the category of Best Male Artist in Eastern Africa beating Tanzania’s Diamond Platnumz and Harmonize, Kenya’s Sauti Sol and Meddy from Rwanda among others .

Eddie Kenzo beats Diamond Platinumz, Sauti  Sol to win Best Male Artist in AFRIMA awards

Eddy Kenzo has won in the category of Best Male Artist in Eastern Africa beating Tanzania’s Diamond Platnumz and Harmonize, Kenya’s Sauti Sol and Meddy from Rwanda among others .

Wizkid won most awards at the ceremony emerging as Africa’s artist of the year, Song of the year and Best African Collaboration.

See full list of winners for 2021 AFRIMA Awards

Album Of The Year - Iba One

Artiste Of The Year - Wizkid

African Fan's Favorite - Fireboy DML

Best African Collaboration - Wizkid, Tems

Song Writer of the Year - Iba One

Best Artiste, Duo Or Group In African Pop -Iba One

Best Artiste, Duo Or Group In African r 'n' b & Soul - Nikita Kering

Best Female Artiste In African Inspirational Music - Shanah Manjeru

Song Of The Year - Wizkid, Tems

Best Producer of The Year - Legendary Beatz

Best Artist or Duo in African Dance or Choreography - Flavour, Diamond Platnumz, FallyIpupa

Best Female Artiste in Northern Africa - Manal Benchlikha

Best Male Artiste in Northern Africa - Dizzy Dros

Best Male Artiste in Western Africa - Iba One

Best Female Artiste East Africa category - Nikita Kering

Best Female Artist in the Diaspora - Naomi Achu

Best Male Artiste in Eastern Africa - Eddy Kenzo

Best Female Artist Central Africa - Shan L

Best Group - Sauti Sol

Afrima Legend Award - Kofi Olomide

Best African Rapper Lyricist - Elow'n

Male Artist Central Africa - Fally Ipupa

Best Male Southern Africa - Blaq Diamond

Best Duo African HipHop - Fireboy, Cheque

Best African Dj - Sinyorita

Best in African Rock - Rash Band

Here are the Eastern African artists that were nominated alongside Eddie Kenzo

  • Bensoul (Kenya)
  • Darassa (Tanzania)
  • Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania)
  • Eddy Kenzo (Uganda)
  • Harmonize (Tanzania)
  • Lij Mic (Ethiopia)
  • Meddy (Rwanda)
  • Nviiri The Storyteller (Kenya)
  • Rayvanny (Tanzania)
  • Sauti Sol (Kenya)

The All Africa Music Awards ( Afrima) are annual music awards Richard on celebrating music professionals across the continent.

The awards ceremony happened Lagos South West of Nigeria on Sunday 21 November 2021 night .