At Sunday evening’s glitzy 2015 All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA), which was broadcasted live to 84 countries on 109 television stations across the world from Lagos, Nigeria; Kenyan musicians scooped up three awards.
Sauti Sol won two awards including Best African Group and Producer of the Year with Cedric Kadenyi, and M’vula scooped up the award for Best Artist in African Rock.
The members of Sauti Sol celebrated their wins with the evening’s biggest winner, Tanzania’s Diamond Platnumz who was awarded the coveted Artist of the Year.
The 2015 edition of The Awards, held at EKO Hotel & Suites, saw this year’s winners being awarded with a 23.9 karat gold-plated drum and microphone- shaped trophy. AFRIMA, in partnership with the African Union Commission, hope to recognize, award, promote and preserve Africa’s rich music culture.