Last night, Eddy Kenzo real names Edrisa Musuuza yet again proved how big he is by winning not one, but two awards in the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) that happened in Nigeria. Despite the fact that he was not in the building to receive his awards, the ‘Jubilation’ artiste was able to beat strong contenders like Davido, Wizkid, Sauti Sol and Alikiba among others that he was nominated alongside.
Kenzo won the Best Male East Africa and Best Album (Biology which makes him one of Uganda’s most decorated artiste and it sure puts him among the very best to grace the music industry in Uganda.
“I wanna thank you so much for being part of this greatest success.I have had sleepless nights hustling tirelessly to make sure we go an extra mile everytime. Winning best male East Africa and best album at the Afrima shows how great our God is and how He works in ways we cannot see. This is not for me alone but for mother Uganda, East Africa and Africa generally,” He posted after learning of the win.
Kenzo is already the first Ugandan artiste to ever win a BET award and among the few in East Africa. He has also won other awards recently on the African continent as well as selling out concerts and collaborating with big African acts.