Kenyan boy band Sauti Sol on Saturday night won the best group at this year’s AFRIMMA held in Dallas, Texas.
The band was battling out the category with Mi Casa (South Africa), Radio & Weasel (Uganda), Bracket (Nigeria) and Yamoto Band (Tanzania).
Sauti Sol, had also been nominated for Artist of the Year, Best Male Artist of the Year and Song of the year for Unconditionally Bae featuring Tanzania’s Ali Kiba.
Willy Paul was the other Kenyan winner, taking home the best gospel act award.
Here’s the full list of winners.
Best Male West Africa – Olamide (Nigeria)
Best Female West Africa – Efya
Best Male North Africa – Amr Diab
Best Female North Africa – Ibtissam
Best African DJ USA – Dj Dee Money
Best Male Central Africa – C4 Pedro
AFRIMMA Video of the year – Brother brother Bisa Kdei
Best Female Central Africa – Daphne
Music Producer of the year – Masterkraft
Best male South Africa – AKA
Best African Dancer – Brenda Derry ( Cameroon)
Best Female Southern Africa – Chikune
Best Rap Act – Phyno (Nigeria)
Best African Group – Sauti Sol (Kenya)
Best collaboration – Reggae blues ( Harrysong, Kcee) Nigeria
Crossing boundaries with Music – Wizkid (Nigeria)
Song of the year – Tecno Duro (Nigeria)
Best Gospel Act – Willy Paul (Kenya)
Best Male East Africa – Diamond Platnumz ( Tanzania)
Artist of the year – Flavour ( Nigeria)
Best Newcomer – Harmonize (Tanzania)
Best Dancehall Act – Shatta Wale
Best Video Director – Patrick Elis
Carribean Artist of the year – Machel Montano.