HELD at Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria, on Sunday, November, 21, the 2021 AFRIMA Award had Wizkid won the African Artiste of the year.
The yearly AFRIMA, which covers all parts of Africa's music scenes grew stronger with more winners at the 2021 edition.
The 2021 AFRIMA anchored by Eddie Kadi and Pearl Thusi, while Patoranking, D’banj, Chike, Olakira, among others performed their popular songs.
The list of winners include Best Female Artiste, Northern Africa – Manal Benchlikha; B est Artiste, Duo, or Group in African R & B Soul – Nikita Kering; Best African Female Artiste in Inspirational Music.- Shanah Manjeru; Song of the year- Wizkid; Africans Fan’s Favorite – Fireboy DML; Best Duo African Hip hop award alongside Cheque – Fireboy DML; and Best African Collaboration – Wizkid.
Others include Album of the year, African Male Artiste in Inspirational Music, Best Song Writer, all won by Iba One; Best Male Artiste from Western Africa – Iba One; Best Producer of The Year – Beatz; Best Artiste or Duo in African Dance or Choreography – Favour alongside Diamond Platnumz and Fally Ipupa.