Groove awards Winners and Losers
02 June 2016, 18:16
Nairobi - The groove awards have been the corner stone of the gospel industry since its inception, celebrating local talents in the genre for their musical achievements. this years awards saw one of the most diverse groups of nominees, with industry heavyweights being put up against and losing to newer artists.
The biggest winner of the night was as expected Mercy Masika, who bagged a total of three awards including female artist of the year. She was joined by the likes of L-Jay Maasai, who shockingly beat industry heavyweights like Pitson and Daddy Owen to the prize of male artist of the year. Here is the complete list of winners at the groove awards 2016:
•Collabo Of The Year- Everlyne Wanjiru Feat Vicky Kitonga, Tulia
•Nyanza Counties Song Of The Year-Abasani B’ Omusunte by Femmy Kerubo
•Ragga/Reggae Song Of The Year- Wave by Jfam Feat Omari
•Central Counties Song Of The Year- Githe Tiwe by Phyllis Mbuthia
•Western Africa Artist Of The Year-Sinach, Nigeria
•Audio Producer Of The Year-Saint P
•Radio Presenter Of The Year-Eva Mwalili,Milele FM
•Eastern & Central Africa Artist Of the Year- Christina Shusho
•Western Counties Song Of The Year-Njigula by Timothy Kituyi
•Coastal Counties Song Of The Year-Ushindi by Faith Mwikali
•Dance Group Of The Year-Jims & Dims
•Rift Valley Song Of The Year-Ashe Mpapa by Pst. Samuel Somorei.
•Album Of The Year-Emmanuel by Mercy D Lai.
•Eastern Counties Song Of The Year- Ni Ngai Niwukilasya by Stephen Kasolo.
•Songwriter Of the Year-Pitson
•Video Of The Year-Afadhali Yesu, Size 8
•HipHop Son Of The Year-Easy by Maluda Feat. Juliani
•Gospel Radio Show Of The Year-Gospel Sunday, Milele FM
•Worship Song Of The Year-Nikufahamu by Everlyn Wanjiru
•Video Producer Of The Year-Sammy Dee, True-D Pictures
•South Africa Artist Of The Year-Joyous Celebration
•Talent To Watch-DJ Covenant,Rurumuka,Inooro TV
•Skiza Ring Back Tune Of The Year-Mwema by Mercy Masika
•Afro-Pop Song Of The Year-Ayaya by Majik Mike Feat. Kris Ee Baba
•DJ Of The Year-DJ Ruff
•TV Show Of The Year- The Switch,K24
•New Artist Of The Year-Mash Mwana
•Group Of The Year-Kelele Takatifu
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