Nigerian artistes, Tiwa Savage, Davido, Burna Boy, Simi, Wizkid, Kizz Daniel, Teni, Yemi Alade, Niniola have been named for 2019 All African Music Award. (AFRIMA).
This was made known during a question and answer session held at Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island Lagos by Aderele Niyi, AFRIMA’s Associate Producer.
Niyi said that the chosen people that cut crosswise over Western, Eastern, Central Southern and Northern Africa were painstakingly picked after thorough screening by a gathering of expert jury.
As indicated by her, the world music celebration will hold between Nov. 21 to Nov. 23 2019 out of a nation that will be declared one month from now.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that coming up next were named for the best male artistes from West Africa: Burna kid with his melody “Ye”, Davido’s “Miracle Woman”, Kizz Daniel’s “Madu”, Wizkid’s “Fever”.
Other selected artistes are: King Promise from Ghana; Salif Keita from Mali, Shatta Wale from Ghana, Sidiky Diabate from Mali and late DJ Arafat from Cote d’Ivoire.
The chosen people for the female class from Nigeria and their works are : Simi’s “I Dun Care”; Tiwa Savage’s “One”; Teni’s “Case”; Yemi Alade’s “Goodness My Gosh”; Niniola’s Bana.
Others are: Aya Nakamura from Mali; Jossey from Cote d’Ivoire ; Kanuer Adams from Liberia; Manamba Kante from Guinea and Mzuee from Ghana.
The best male artistes selected from Central Africa are: C4 Pedro from Angola; Fally Ipupa from Congo; Locko from the Cameroon; and Magasco additionally from the Cameroon.
Others are Maitre Gims from Congo; Rui Orlando from Angola; Niska from Congo Brazzaville; Salatiel from the Cameroon and Ya Levis from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
The best nominsted female artistes from Central Africa are Anna Joyce from Angola; Blanche Baily from the Cameroon; and Bruna Tatiana from Angola.
Others are Charlotte Dipand likewise from the Cameroon; Daphine from the Cameroon; Duda from Angola; Shan’l from Gabon and Titica from Angola.
Likewise, the best male artistes from North Africa are: Ahmed Soultan from – Morocco; Aminux from Morocco; Amr Diab from Egypt; DJ Moh Green from Algeria; and Mostafa Hagag Kelso from Egypt.
Others are: Soolking from Algeria; Tamer Hosny from – Egypt and Yann Sine from Morocco.
In the best female classes: Cairokee from Egypt; Kenza Morsfi from Algeria; Nada Azhari from Morocco; Psychoqueen additionally from Morocco; Salma Rachid likewise from Morocco; Sherine from Egypt and Souhila Ben Lach from Algeria.
For the best male artistes from Southern Africa are: AKA, Nasty C, Prince Kaybee, Casper Nyovest, Black Coffee x David Guette, Sjava from South Africa and Jah Prayzah and Winky D from Zimbabwe.
Additionally, chosen people for the best female artistes from Southern Africa are : Ammara Brown, and Tamy Moyo from Zimbabwe; Zonke, Kelly Khumalo, Nadia Nakai, and Sho Madjozi from South Africa; Trina South from Zambia and Chikune from Namibia.
Those named for best male artistes from East Africa are : Black Boy from Madagascar; Diamond Platinumz from Tanzania; Harmonize additionally from Tanzania; and Khaligraph Jones-from Kenya.
Others are: Shyn from Madagascar; WCB Wasafi, Rayvanny-and Mbosso from Tanzania and Nyashinski from Kenya.