Ghanaian artists fail to shine at AFRIMA 2017

No Ghanaian artist won at the 2017 All Africa Music Awards which was held in Lagos, Nigeria.

Becca, Fuse ODG, R2Bees and Dark Suburb, Ebony and a host of other artists were nominated but none of them managed to get the awards.

Nigerians ruled the house with awards taken by Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, Ycee, 2Baba and Orezi.

Check the full list of winners below:

Best Central African Act (Male) – Locko

Best Central African Act (Female) – Montess

Best East African Act (Male) – Eddy Kenzo

Best East African Act (Female) – Nandy

Best Southern Africa Act (Male) – Emtee

Best West African Act (Male) – Wizkid

Best West African Act (Female) – Tiwa Savage

Best African Collaboration – Alikiba feat M.I – “AJE

Best Artist in African Rock – Gilad Millo (Kenya)

Best Artist or Group in African RnB & Soul – Alikiba feat. M.I – “AJE

Best Artist or Group in African Contemporary: DJ Tunez feat. Wande Coal – “Iskaba

Best Artist or Group in African Raggae & Dancehall – 2Baba – “Holy Holy

Best Artist or Group in African Hip Hop – Ycee – “Juice

Best Artist of Group in African Pop – Toofan

Video of the Year – Orezi x Adasa Cookey – “Cooking Pot

Best Female Artist in Inspirational Music: Asikey George

African Songwriter of the Year – Simi

Producer of the Year – DJ Coublon for Seyi Shay’s “Yolo Yolo

Artist of the Year – Wizkid

Song of the Year – Wizkid feat. Drake – “Come Closer

 

#SimiArmy we did it. #AllGod #ThankGod ❤️ SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR #AFRIMA2017!!!! Thank you.

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