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Khaligraph, Nyashinski, Otile & Erick Omondi Win Big In East Africa Entertainment Awards

Khaligraph, Nyashinski, Otile & Erick Omondi Win Big In East Africa Entertainment Awards
Khaligraph, Nyashinski, Otile & Erick Omondi Win Big In East Africa Entertainment Awards

The list of winners for the 2022 East Africa Entertainment awards (EAEA) is out with big names in the entertainment industry scooping prestigious awards in different categories.

Award-winning rapper Khaligraph Jones has added another trophy to his cabinet after emerging as the best male hip hop artiste in East Africa. The ‘Mbona’ hit maker bagged the winner’s trophy in the Best Male Rapstar and Hip Hop Act.

RnB singer Otile Brown was awarded the award for best collaboration East Africa through his collabo with with Tanzanian artiste Harmonize, Nyashinski got the award for best male legendary artiste. Mwalimu Churchill was recognized as the best male inspirational youth icon while Tanzania’s Millard Ayo won the award for best media personality of the year. The self proclaimed President of Comedy in Africa, Eric Omondi bagged the best comedian trophy.

Tanzanian singer Diamond Platnumz has been crowned as the best male artiste in East Africa, while the award for best female artiste went to Nandy. The famous hit song Buga by Kizz Daniel & Tekno emerged as the best overall Africa hit song. Below is the full list of the winners.

  • Artiste of the year, Kenya – Otile Brown
  • Artiste of the year, Rwanda – Meddy
  • Artiste of the year, Tanzania – Diamond Platnumz
  • Artiste of the year, South Sudan – John Frog
  • Artiste of the year, Uganda – Eddy Kenzo
  • Artiste of the year, Burundi – Sat B
  • Artiste of the year, DRC – Fally Ipupa
  • Best overall Africa hit song – Buga (Kizz Daniel)
  • Best collaboration song International – IYO (Diamond Platnumz)
  • Video of the year, East Africa – Dawa ya Baridi (Mr Seed ft Masauti)
  • Best East Africa artiste in Diaspora – The Ben
  • Lifetime achievement Award – Koffi Olomide
  • Best sports personality – Ferdinand Omanyala
  • Best record label East Africa – WCB Wasafi
  • Best breakthrough gospel act – Irene Robert
  • Best media personality – Millard Ayo
  • Best male inspirational youth icon – Mwalim Churchill
  • Best female inspirational youth icon – Wema Sepetu
  • Best Legendary artiste – Nyashinski
  • Best Live-band performance act- Barnaba Classic
  • Best female legendary artiste – Nazizi
  • Best gospel artiste East Africa – Christina Shusho
  • Best male HipHop artiste – Khaligrpha Jones
  • Best female HipHop artiste – Rosa Ree
  • Outstanding foundation/Community initiative – Octopizzo foundation
  • Best Fashion influencer – Juma Jux
  • Best event host/MC- MC Gara B
  • Best breakthrough male artiste – Jay Melody
  • Best Movie/film star – Celestine Gachuhi (Celina)
  • Best Collaboration song- East Africa – Woman (Otile Brown ft Harmonize)
  • Best Comedian – Eric Omondi
  • Best audio producer – S2Kizzy
  • Best overall global hit song – Peru (Fireboy DML FT Ed Sheeran)
  • Best Male East Africa – Diamond Platnumz
  • Hitsong Of The Year (Sukari) – Zuchu
  • Best Female Artist East Africa – Nandy
  • Best Dj East Africa – Romy Jons
  • Best Hit Music Video Director – Hanscana
  • Best Collaboration Song (Mama Tetema & Maluma ) – Rayvanny 

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