Eddy Kenzo, Alikiba, Nandy and Locko make it among Africa’s top celebrated stars, feted at the just concluded annual All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) held last Sunday 12th November 2017. They were among winners unveiled at a night of music celebration event held at the Eko Hotel Convention Center in Lagos, Nigeria.
Eddy Kenzo’s 2017 was marked by the success of his new album “BIOLOGY”. He had 4 AFRIMA nominations under which he clinched two of biggest awards of the night for ‘Album of the Year’ and ‘Best Male Artiste’ in East Africa.
Speaking of his win, he says, “I am so happy and I feel so blessed. This is too much! Winning Album of the year and Best Artiste in East Africa is not easy since we have so a lot of talented artists in East Africa. To win such a big award is a dream come true,” sending to fellow artists: “I am just here to encourage all the youth and new artists to keep their head up, they can make it. We need to win more awards in East Africa.”
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