… Public voting to commence Saturday, September …
The International Jury of the All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA has released the
highly anticipated full list of the Regional and Continental Categories of
the annual Africa Music Awards at a ceremony on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 via
the media and on the AFRIMA website, www.afrima.org
[Closely following the top contenders are Tanzania’s Diamond Platnumz and Ethiopia’s Betty G who each earned six nominations; while Simi (Nigeria) and Nasty C (South Africa) got on the 5th AFRIMA nominees list with five nominations apiece.
In its position as the biggest awards event on the continent, AFRIMA
The Regional Category, which consists of Best Female artistes and Best
This year, AFRIMA received over 8,009 entries submitted by African music professionals across the globe and the painstaking work of the International Jury of AFRIMA comprising 13 renowned African music and culture professionals assessing the submitted entries, the 5th AFRIMA Nominees List has remained true to the AFRIMA tradition of discovering authentically fresh African voices and music while also recognising the
hard work and diligence of consistent chart topping music makers.