Stonebwoy, Cassper Nyovest, Sauti Sol, Diamond Platnumz and Others Win at AFRIMA 2015

Sauti Sol and Diamond Platnumz

Kenyan Artists: Sauti Sol and Diamond Platnumz

This year has indeed been a very great one for some music acts across the African continent whose prominence keep soaring and are being awarded for their continued hard work.

From MTV MAMAs, MTV EMAs, BET Awards and AFRIMAs, names like Stonebwoy from Ghana, AKA, Diamond Platnumz, Cassper Nyovest have not been left out and that tells the magnitude of the work these artists have put in their craft in the year under discussion.

Last night the All Africa Music Awards 2015 was held at the Eko Hotels & Suites in Nigerian and below are list of winners and the categories under which they won.



Ghanaian, Stonebwoy continued his dominance as king of African dancehall as he won the dancehall, ragga and reggae artist of the year.

South African rivals AKA and Cassper Nyovest both picked up awards as well with Diamond Platnumz picking the biggest gong on the night, Artist of the Year, Africa.

Full list of winners

Best male artist (eastern Africa) – Diamond Platnumz

Best female artist (eastern Africa) – Tsedenia

Best male artist (Northern Africa) – Ahmed Soultan

Best female artist (Northern Africa) – Manalfrom

Lifetime achievement award – Black ladysmith mambosa

Cassper Nyovest

Cassper Nyovest

Best male (Southern Africa) – Cassper Nyovest (South Africa)

Best female (Southern Africa) – Busiswa

Best African Collaboration – AKA featuring Burna Boy, Da Les & Jr – All Eyes on Me

Best African Group – Sauti Sol (Kenya)

Best Artist in African Rock – M’vula (Kenya)

Best Female Artist (Western Africa) – Yemi Alade

Best male Artist (western Africa) – Olamide

Best Artist in African Jazz – Kunle Ayo

Best Artist in African Traditional – Gangbe Brass Band

Best Artist in African Contemporary – Charlotte Dipanda

Most Promising Artist in Africa – Kiss Daniel

Revelation of the Year in Africa – Adekunle Gold

Songwriter of the Year in Africa – Joseph Chameleone (Uganda)



Best Artist in African Hip-Hop – Cassper Nyovest

Best African Pop Artiste – Vanessa Mdee

Video of the Year – Wiyaala

Best Male Artist in Inspirational – Darey

Best Female Artist in Inspirational – Betty Akna

Best Artist in African Reggae, Ragga & Dancehall – Stonebwoy

Best Artist in African RnB & Soul – Praiz

Diamond Platnumz

Diamond Platnumz

Artist of the Year in Africa – Diamond Platnumz

Song of the Year in Africa – Nasema Nawe by Diamond Platnumz featuring Khadija Kopa

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