Entertainment of Friday, 9 September 2016
Source: Patrick Fynn
The African Union Commission (AUC), organisers of the ‘All Africa Music Awards’, AFRIMA released the full nominees list for the scheme on Tuesday, September 6, 2016.
Ghana’s Okyeame Kwame, known in the entertainment circles as the Best Rapper Alive makes his country proud by having nominations in five different categories.
It is worth mentioning how Okyeame has amazingly continued to inspire creative difference, maintaining an impressive mileage and winning recognition.
Below are the categories that feature him:
Best African Collaboration – Small Small ft Mzvee
Song of the Year in Africa – Small Small ft. MzVee
Best Artiste in African Contemporary
Best Male Artiste (Western Africa)
Song Writer of the Year
Other Ghanaian artistes who were also nominated into various categories include Sarkodie, Stonebwoy, EL, Bisa Kdei, Nuru, VVIP and Dark Suburb.
Public voting officially opens on Monday, September 12 and ends Saturday, November 5. The grand awards ceremony holds on Sunday, November 6 with over 6,000 guests expected in Lagos, Nigeria.
Full nominations can be obtained on the official AFRIMA website www.afrima.org