Sauti Sol and Akothee Lead the List of Kenyan Artists Nominated for the AFRIMMA Awards.

    The African Music Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) has gradually become one of the most glamorous and anticipated award ceremonies in the continent.

    Now on its third edition, the 2016 AFRIMMA Awards considers artists from all genres across Africa. From Afropop, Bongo Flava, Highlife, Kwaito, Lingala among many others.

    This year has seen Kenya bag a total of 16 nominations in 13 categories, with Sauti Sol leading the charge with five nominations.




    Akothee comes as a surprise pick for the awards is second with two award nominations while King Kaka, Octopizzo, Willy Paul, Visita, Victoria Kimani, DJ Joe Mfalme, Enos Olik all with one nomination each.

    Check out the list of the nominations by category for the Kenyan artists;

    Best Male East Africa 

    Sauti Sol

    Best Female East Africa

    Victoria Kimani


    Best African Group

    Sauti Sol

    Crossing Boundaries with Music Award


    Best Gospel

    Willy Paul

    Best Video Director

    Enos Olik

    Best DJ Africa

    DJ Joe Mfalme

    Best African DJ USA

    DJ Fully Focus

    AFRIMMA Video of the Year

    Sauti Sol ft. Ali Kiba- Unconditional Bae

    Akothee ft. Diamond- My Sweet Love

    Music Producer of the Year


    Best Rap Act


    Kaka Sungura

    Song of the Year

    Sauti Sol ft. Ali Kiba – Unconditional Bae

    Artiste of the Year

    Sauti Sol


    By Mdundo


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