2Baba, Simi, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage Win Big At #AFRIMA2017

2Baba, Simi, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage Win Big At #AFRIMA2017

The 2017 release of the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) held the previous evening in Lagos with a large

group of African stars uniting at Eko Hotel and Suites for a night of music and felicitations.

Nigerian acts Wizkid, Simi, M.I, Tiwa Savage, Ycee, Orezi, 2Baba all got grants with Wiz bringing home

winning 3 grants on the night – Song of the Year, Artist of the Year and Best West African Act (Male).

See full rundown of champs beneath:

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 accomplishment M.I – “AJE”

Best Artist in African Rock – Gilad Millo (Kenya)

Best Artist or Group in African RnB and Soul – Alikiba accomplishment. M.I – “AJE”

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

Best Artist or Group in African Raggae and Dancehall – 2Baba – “Heavenly 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

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

Craftsman of the Year – Wizkid

Melody of the Year – Wizkid accomplishment. Drake – “Come Closer”