East Africa wins big at the WatsUp TV Music Video Awards 2016.
The inaugural WatsUp TV Africa Music Video Awards (WAMVA) were announced on Wednesday,28th December 2016 in Accra, Ghana. The Pan-African entertainment awards aim to celebrate the best music videos in Africa and beyond.Out of the 170 music artistes and video directors nominated, 22 emerged as winners.
Tanzanian Artiste Diamond Platinumz received three nods for African Video of the Year,Best African Male Video and Best African Combo Video emerging the top overall winner. Alikiba's mega hit "Aje" continued to make waves and he received Best East African Video and Best African RnB Video awards for it. Navy Kenzo were announced as the Best African Group Video while WCB artist Harmonize was awarded the Best African Newcomer Video of the Year."Tucheze" a song that features Kenyan female artiste Victoria Kimani won the Best Central African Video award.
Launched in September,2016, the awards are set to bridge the gap between music industries in Africa. Congratulations to all the winners!