Shatta Wale Wins Big At African Entertainment Awards

Shatta Wale wins Best Dancehall Artiste of the year…

Charles Nii Armah Mensah, popularly known as Shatta Wale, once again has beaten off a stiff competition to emerge as the ‘Best Dancehall Artiste of the year’ at the just announced 2017 African Entertainment Awards USA (AEAUSA).

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Shatta Wale wins at the competition which comprised 28 listed categories. Ghana’s dancehall mogul was the only Ghanaian to win something on the night, while Nigeria’s Yemi Alade went home with the highest from four different categories.

The African Entertainment Awards USA (AEAUSA) 2017 grand finale was held at Liberty Theater in New Jersey, USA on Saturday, 22nd October 2017.

This is the 3rd Annual African Entertainment Awards, USA (AEAUSA) and just like Eddy Kenzo won big in the 2nd Edition, last year, Nigerian singer, Yemi Alade went home with four awards in this edition.

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See a full list of the winners

1. BEST MALE SINGLE – Mr. Leo

2. BEST FEMALE SINGLE – Nsoki

3. BEST FEMALE ARTIST – Yemi Alade

4. BEST MALE ARTIST – Nelson Freitas

5. BEST VIDEO – Akothee

6. HOTTEST GROUP – Navy Kenzo

7. BEST MALE PALOP ARTIST – Nelson Freitas

8. BEST FEMALE PALOP ARTIST – Nsoki

9. BEST NEW ARTIST – Nsoki

10. BEST COLLABORATION – Nelson Freitas ft. Richie Cambell

11. BEST CARIBBEAN ARTIST – Gyptian

12. BEST HIP HOP ARTIST – Cassper Nyovest

13. BEST INTERNATIONAL ARTIST – Yemi Alade

14. BEST FRANCOPHONE ARTIST – Dub Afrika and Dj Fays

15. BEST DANCE HALL ARTIST – Shatta Wale

16. BEST DANCER/GROUP – Triplets Ghetto Kid

17. BEST GOSPEL ARTIST/GROUP – Zimpraise

18. BEST UPCOMING TALENT – Adiona Maboreke Chidzonga

19. COMMUNITY AWARD – Butterfly Walkerinc

20. BEST COMEDIAN – Clifford Owuso

21. BEST DJ – DJ Spinal

22. BEST PROMOTER – Karina Barbosa

23. BEST BLOGGER – Platina Line

24. PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD – Alikiba

25. BEST AWARD SHOW – Cape Verde Music Award

26. BEST PRODUCER/DIRECTOR – Gilyto Semedo

27. MANAGER OF THE YEAR – Kavuma Dauda

28. ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR – Jestina George

29. BEST TV/RADIO – Zap TV

30. HOST OF THE YEAR – Bonang Matheba

31. BEST PALOP RADIO STATION – Radio CVMA

32. MODEL OF THE YEAR – Maria Borges

33. DESIGNER OF THE YEAR – Kibonen Nfi

34. TAMIN AWARD OF HONOR – High Chief Charles Ugo Eke

35. HUMANITARIAN AWARD – Nelson Aluya

36. AWARD OF APPRECIATION – REV Derrick L. Green

37. MAYOR OF THE YEAR – Ras J. Baraka

38. QUEEN OF PALOP – Nsoki

39. MAMA AFRICA THE QUEEN OF AFROBEATS – Yemi Alade

40. AWARD OF ACHIEVEMENT – Gyptian

42. LIFE TIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD – Sierra Leon’s Refugee All Stars

43. TAMIN COMMUNITY AWARD – Lady IRA

44. BEST ALBUM – Yemi Alade

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