Full List Of The UG Hip-Hop Awards Winners 2016



15th December 2016, will forever be remembered as historic day in the Ugandan entertainment industry as people from different parts of Uganda came together to celebrate the hip-hop genre in Uganda and what it stands for. Over 20 people were awarded at the inaugural UG Hip-Hop awards in addition to Xage Mode an upcoming rapper walked away with over $200 in cash prize and a recording contract from MTN for winning the online cypher challenge. Navio owned night the with two awards in addition to a video sponsorship of $ 5000 & followed by Keko who also bagged two awards.

See the full list of winners below;

Male Rapper of the Year

  • Navio

Song of the Year

  • Side Zeno – Pryce Teeba

Collaboration of the Year

  • All Femcee Cypher – Fasie, Keko, Yallah, Sphynx, Twitch, Ninja C, Zion & Agee

Video of the year

  • Gbesile – Navio ft. Burna Boy

Lyricist of The year

  • First Family – The Mith

Inspirational of the year

  • Ekitakumenya – Ruyonga

Rookie of the year

  • Barna

Sweet 16

  • Calm before the Storm – Tucker HD

Mixtape of the year

  • Love from Venus – Keko Town

Central Rapper of the year

  • Fefe Bussi

Eastern of the year

  • Byg Ben

Northern artist of the year

  • Acholi Rapper Lobby

Western Uganda artist of the year

  • Amaani Amanigger

Rap Fusion of the year

  • Ndakwikundira – Mckenzie ft. Kahiri, The Mith, Ruyonga, & Lilian Mbabazi

Media Personality of the year

  • Byg Kahuna (Hot 100)

Deejay of the Year

  • DJ Twonjex

Producer of the Year

  • Baru

Diaspora Act of the year

  • Double S

Female Artist of the Year

  • Keko Town

Album of the year

  • Stories of Elevation (Omulondo n'engero) - St. Nelly-Sade

Lifetime Achievement Award
• MC Afric