It was an electrifying night at the All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA special edition of Industry nite on Wednesday July 1, 2015 at Spice Route, Victoria Island, Lagos as stakeholders were thrilled with freestyle, back to back tracks, both old and new from stars paraded to celebrate the continental award and the music from Africa.
Spotted at the event were some of the stars, artiste managers, industry veterans, media executives and Nollywood acts in Nigeria who came out to identify and celebrate AFRIMA and African music were 2face Idibia; Timaya; Iyanya; Skales; Olu Maintain; Keke Ogungbe, MD, Raypower/Kennis Music; Chris Obosi, MD Beat FM/Classic FM/Naija FM; HowieT, MD Baseline media; Afro beat maestro, Dede Mabiaku; Femi Olajinbiti, country Manager, Bacardi; Efe Omoregbe, MD Now muzik; Seun Soyinka, MD Quotent edge; Azadus; Sheyman; Eedris Abdulkareem; Presh; Baci; Saeon; JJC; Sheyman; Kunle Afolayan among others.
Some of the performances on the nite that set the stage on fire were Phyno, Lil Kesh, Joel, Cynthia Morgan, Sean Tizzle, Adekunle Gold, Ninola, Simi, Aramide, Mr. 2Kay, Geoffrey project fame winner, Charass, Sunkanmi, Harmony, Tjan, Rayce among others.
The Industry nite with AFRIMA special edition was broadcast live by Raypower FM. The nite flow was marshalled by BEAT FM’s Olisa Adibua and Jimmie, and the master on the wheel unstoppable DJ Spinall dropping his hot mix at intervals to excite the audience.
The 2015 AFRIMA main awards ceremony will hold in Nigeria in November 13-15, amidst glittery, star-studded and world-class event with live performances and television broadcast to major media stations and countries around the world. AFRIMA in partnership with the African Union, AU and ONE.org.