Kenya has managed to get a total of 15 nominations in the 2016 edition of the annual Africa Musik Magazine Awards.
Afro-pop boy band Sauti Sol have garnered the lion share of the nominations with five.
The group was nominated in among other categories, Best Male East Africa alongside Tanzania’s Ali Kiba and Diamond Platnumz, Jose Chameleone, Eddy Kenzo and Bebe Cool (Uganda), Jacky Gosee (Ethiopia) and South Sudan’s Dynamq.
Some of other Kenyan nominees includes Victoria Kimani, Akothee, Visita and King Kaka.
Others nominated in the AFRIMMA are rappers Octopizzo, STL, Willy Paul, DJ Fully Focus and video maker Enos Olik.
Sout Sol / Victoria Kimani