Nyashinski Nominated For AFRIMMA 2017 Best Male Artist (Full List)

Nyashinski has been releasing hit after hit since he made his comeback with hit track ‘Now You Know’. It’s no surprise really that the ‘Malaika’ hitmaker has been nominated for Africa Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA)  2017 best male artist category. 

Nyashinski will be battling it out with award winning boy band Sauti Sol, Tanzania’s Diamond Platnumz and Alikiba, among other major African acts.

Many other Kenyan acts have been nominated in different categories. The 4th annual edition will be going down in Dallas, Texas (U.S) on October 8th 2017.

Here’s the full list of AFRIMMA 2017 nomination:

Best Male East Africa
  • Eddy Kenzo – Uganda
  • Diamond Platnumz – Tanzania
  • Jacky Gosee – Ethiopia
  • Ali Kiba –Tanzania
  • Navio – Uganda
  • Bebe Cool – Uganda
  • Sauti Sol – Kenya
  • Dynamq – South Sudan
  • Nyashinski – Kenya
  • Darasa – Tanzania
Best Female East Africa
  • Victoria Kimani – Kenya
  • Vanessa Mdee – Tanzania
  • Ester Aweke – Ethiopia
  • Avril – (Kenya)
  • Lady Jaydee (Tanzania)
  • Knowles Butera – Rwanda
  • Irene Ntale – Uganda
  • Akothee – Kenya
  • Dayna Nyange – Tanzania
 
Best African Group
  • Sauti Sol– Kenya
  • Radio & Weasel –Uganda
  • Toofan – Togo
  • Bracket – Nigeria
  • Mi Casa – South Africa
  • R2bee’s – Ghana Bana
  • C4 – Congo
  • Yamoto Band – Tanzania
  • Forca Suprema- Angola
Crossing Boundaries With Music Award
  • C4 Pedro (Angola)
  • Wizkid (Nigeria)
  • Young Paris – (Congo)
  • French Montana- Morocco
  • MHD – Senegal
  • Ayo Jay – Nigeria
  • King Kanja – (Kenya)
  • Wale (Nigeria )
  • Jidenna (Nigeria)
  • Maleek Berry (Nigeria)
Best Gospel
  • Frank Edwards – Nigeria
  • Uche Agu – Nigeria
  • Willy Paul – Kenya
  • SP Koffi Sarpong – Ghana
  • Icha Kavons – Congo
  • Ntokozo Mbambo – South Africa
  • Nathaniel Bassey – Nigeria
  • Sonnie Badu – Ghana
Best Video Director
  • Daps – Nigeria
  • Justin Campos – South Africa
  • Sesan – Nigeria
  • Clarence Peters – Nigeria
  • Patrick Elis- Nigeria
  • Shammack -Cameroon
  • Enos Olik – Kenya
  • Savy Filmz – Uganda
  • Avalon Okpe- Nigeria
  • Godfather- South Africa
Best Dj Africa
  • Dj Spinall – Nigeria
  • Dj Joe MFalme – Kenya
  • Dj Black Coffee – South Africa
  • Dj Exclusive – Nigeria
  • Dj Kalonje – Kenya
  • Dj D-Ommy – Tanzania
  • Dj Paulo Paulo Alves – Angola
  • Dj Crème Delacreme- Kenya
  • DJ Nyce- Ghana
Best African Dj
  • USA Dj Tunez– Nigeria
  • Dj Wagura – Ethiopia
  • Dj FreshyK- Nigeria Dj Deemoney – Nigeria
  • Dj Silent Killa – Carribeans
  • Dj Akua – Ghana
  • Dj Fully Focus -Kenya
  • Dj Rell – Sierra Leone
  • Dj Poison Ivy – Kenya
  • Dj Mike Kiss- Carribeans
AFRIMMA Video of The Year
  • Toofan – Terre (Togo)
  • Davido – If (Nigeria)
  • Wizkid – Come Closer (Nigeria)
  • Runtown – Mad Over You (Nigeria)
  • Casper Nyovest – Tito Mboweni (South AFrica)
  • Emtee ft Nasty C – Winning (South Africa)
  • Diamond Platnumz ft Ray Vanny – Salome (Tanzania)
  • Victoria Kimani ft Donald – Fade Away(Kenya/South Africa)
  • Fally Ipupa – Eloko Iyo (Congo)
  • C4 Pedro ft Sautisol- Love again (Angola/Kenya)
Music Producer of The Year
  • Dj Breezy – Nigeria
  • Masterkraft – Nigeria
  • Dr Fizol – Uganda Julz – Ghana
  • Visita – Kenya
  • Tweezy – South Africa
  • Tud Thomas – Tanzania
  • Krissbeatz – Nigeria
  • Del B – Nigeria
  • Sidikiba Diabate – Mali
Best Rap Act
  • Phyno – Nigeria
  • Olamide – Nigeria
  • AKA– South Africa
  • Sarkodie – Ghana
  • Casper Nyovest – South Africa
  • King Kaka – Kenya
  • Octopizzo – Kenya
  • Prodigio – Angola
  • Falz – Nigeria
Best Sound Engineer
  • MixMonster- Nigeria
  • Suka sounds- Nigeria
  • Ogopa Brothers- Kenya
  • Tud Thomas- Tanzania
  • Sheyman- Nigeria
  • Kaywa- Ghana
  • Twizzy – South Africa
  • Bebe Philip – Ivory Coast
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