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WINNERS! 2011 Afrotainment Museke Awards!

Filed under : Africa, Afrotainment TV, Music

Hey guys!


New York City is always fun!

The Afrotainment Museke Awards honored African Artists with a celebration of African music on September 24th.

Zee, me (in red), Eva, Iya Dede & Erica (in green room)

Super proud that we hosted the FIRST ever Afrotainment Museke Awards! Great turn-out and artists repped Africa lovely & good times were had….

Tivo & I co-hosted the Awards show….

Our big winners Viviane Ndour and Fally Ipupa also graced the stage performing some of their most famous records.

Angelique Kidjo was also honored with her very first lifetime achievement award. Other big performers included Ghana’s Blitz The Ambassador, French-Cameroonian sisters Les Nubians and Rwandan artist Iyadede.

Here is the full list of winners

Artiste of the Year – Fally Ipupa
Best Male Artist – 2Face Idibia
Best Female Artist – Viviane
Best Group – P-Square
Best New Artist/Group – Jay Ghartey
Best Album – Didier Awadi’s Presidents d’Afrique

Voters’ choice award – Moh Dediouf
Best Video producer/director – Gelongal
Best Beat maker/audio producer – Don Jazzy
Best African Collaboration – Jukpa remix
Best Music Video – Sama Champion
Most popular song of the year – Fally (Sexy Dance)
Best DJ of the year – DJ Mixmaster Brown
Lifetime Achievement Award – Angelique Kidjo

Western Africa song of the year – Ce magik by Toofan
Northern Africa song of the year – Be winner by Fnaire
Central Africa song of the year – Sexy dance by Fally Ipupa
Eastern Africa song of the year – Songa mbele by Alpha
Southern Africa song of the year – Windeck by Cabo Snoop
African Diaspora song of the year – Voce me da – Clarisse Albrecht

Record of the year – positive African song – Bayi yoon
Best Religious song – A e phetete thato ya hao by Kabelo Eric

Best Reggae song – Marley by Youssou Ndour
Best Afro Hip-hop song – Away by VIP
Best Hip Hop song – Dans mon reve by Awadi
Best Afro-soul/RnB – Kele kele love by Tiwa Savage
Best Afro-Pop song – Shoga by Shaa
Best Afro-fusion – Be my man by Asa
Best Acoustic song – Boda boda by Maurice Kirya
Best Afro-Dancehall song – Plantain boy by Timaya
Best Alternative – Black girl, white boy by Stefan Ludik
Best Zouk – Proibido by Djodje
Best Afro-rhythms – Fima tollu by Viviane
Best Tribal House song – Zekete Zekete by Anges d’Afrik





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