Sarkodie beats Stonebwoy, Wizkid to win ‘Best African Artiste’ in Germany


    Rapper, Sarkodie, has added another award to his trophy-laden cabinet by emerging as the ‘Best African Artiste‘ at the 2017 daf BAMA Music Awards.

    His latest accolade was announced on Sunday, November 17, 2017 at an event held at the BarclayCard Arena, Hamburg, Germany.

    He beat fellow Ghanaian, Stonebwoy and four Nigerian artistes; Wizkid, P-Square, Yemi Alade and Tiwa Savage to win the award.

    The daf BAMA awards is an international multicultural music award show created to honour artists from across the world.

    It is aimed at promoting creativity, unity and enjoyment amongst global music lovers. Powered by Hamburg-based, Daf Entertainment, the awards scheme has been in existence since 2008.

    Sarkodie’s feat confirms him as the most successful Ghanaian artiste in terms of awards.

    Full list of winners below:

    Legend Award ? Khaled

    Outstanding Arab Icon Award ? Haifa Wehbe

    Afghan Legend Award ? Dawood Sarkhosh Afghan Icon Award ? Aryana Sayeed ? Tajik Icon Award? #ShabnamSuraya

    BAMA’S Best Song ? Saad Lamjarred BAMA’S

    Best Album ? EXO BAMA’S

    Best Male ? Babbu Maan

    BAMA’S Best Female ? Anggun Cipta Sasmi

    BAMA’S Best Group ? (Super Junior)

    BAMA’S Best Duo ? Kamran & Hooman

    BAMA’S Best DJ ? Ozan Do?ulu

    BAMA’S Best Video ? G-DRAGON

    BAMA’S Best Performer ? ?ông Nhi

    BAMA’S Best Look ? #HaifaWehbe

    BAMA’S Best Rising Act ? MNEK

    BAMA People’s Choice Award ? #EXO

    Best Asian Act ? Anggun

    Best African Act ? Sarkodie

    Best Balkans Female Act ? Otilia

    Best Balkan Rising Act ? Ardian Bujupi

    Best Punjabi Act ? #BabbuMaan

    Best Afghan Male Act ? Qais Ulfat

    Best Afghan Female Act ? AryanaSayeed

    Best Albanian Act ? Alban Skenderaj

    Best Bulgarian Act ? Andrea

    Best Filipino Act ? Sarah Geronimo

    Best Georgian Act ? Sofia Nizharadze

    Best Korean Act ? EXO

    Best Iranian Female Act ? Sepideh

    Best Iranian R&B Act ? Hossein Tohi

    Best Iranian New Act ? Sahar Best Italian Act ? Marco Mengoni

    Best Malaysian Act ? Siti Nurhaliza

    Best Moroccan Act ? Douzi

    Best Polish Act ? CLEO

    Best Spanish Act ? Alvaro Soler

    Best Tajik Female Act ? #FarzonaiKhurshed

    Best Turkish Female Act ? Hande Yener

    Best Turkish Pop Act ? Sinan Akç?l

    Best Turkish Rising Act ? Ece Seçkin

    Best Vietnamese Act ? M-TP