The All-African Music Awards, held on November 21, 2021, was a memorable day where many celebrities around the continent brought back their worthy awards.
After screening candidates for several weeks, the organizers revealed the winners in each category.
13-year-old gospel singer Shanah Manjeru from Kenya became the youngest winner of the AFRIMMA Awards.
The show was hosted by Eddie Caddy and Pearl Thusi and witnessed performances such as patoranking, chike, olakira and divanji.
See the complete list of AFRIMMA 2021 winners.
AFRIMA 2021 Winners
- The best African female artist with inspirational music – Shanah Manjeru
- Inspiring Music African Male Artist – Iba One
- Africa’s R & B Soul’s Best Artist, Duo, or Group – Nikita Kering
- Best Artist or Duo of African Dance or Choreography-Flavors, Diamond Platnumz, Fally Ipupa
- Diaspora’s Best Female Artist – Naomi Achu
- Artiste, Duo, or Group in African Pop – Iba One
- Best Group – Sauti Sol
- Best Collaboration – Wizkid, Tems
- Best African Rapper Lyricist – Elow’n
- Best Female Artist in North Africa – Manal Benchlikha
- Best Male Artist in North Africa – Dizzy Dros
- Best Male Artist in East Africa – Eddy Kenzo
- Central African Best Female Artist – Shan L
- Best Female Artist in East Africa – Nikita Kering
- Male Artist Central Africa – Fally Ipupa
- Best Men Southern Africa – Blaq Diamond
- Best Male Artist West Africa – Iba One
- Song of the Year – Wizkid, Tems
- Producer of the Year-Legendary Beats
- Best Duo African Hip Hop – Fireboy, Check
- Best African DJ – Sinyorita
- African fan favorites – Fireboy
- AFRIMMA Artist of the Year Awards – Wizkid
- Album of the Year – Iba One
- Songwriter of the Year – Iba One
- Best in African Rock – Rash Band