Iyanii, Eric Omondi, Sauti Sol win big in Magic Vibe awards [Full List]

Eric Omondi, Iyanii, Sauti Sol and Femi One were among the winners from Kenya.

Iyanii

Fast-rising singer Iyaani has received accolades from the Magic Vibe awards after winning the best east African new artist.

The Utembe World signee in July teamed with Tanzanian singer, Harmonize, for the remix of his hit song Furaha.

Furaha was produced by Alexis On The Beat and its original video was uploaded on YouTube on December 3, 2021, and so far it has garnered over 2.1 million views.

Iyanii rubber-stamped his name on the music space with the release of his viral song Pombe. Pombe was uploaded on YouTube on September 14, 2021, and so far it has over 4 million views.

The awards brought together top artists from the region who contested to get top the list of the most recognized artists in the region.

From Kenya, boy band Sauti Sol emerged the best East African group as Femi One took home the best African Female Hip Hop artist.

From Tanzania, Diamond Platnumz and Harmonize won the video of the year for his Mtasubiri song featuring Zuchu while the latter won the best East African male R&B pop artist.

Comedian Eric Omondi also appeared in the winners list clinching the best actor of the year.

Full List of winners:

  • Peoples Choice her vibe award Hamissa Mobetto
  • Best East African New Artist    Iyanni
  • Video Director of the year        Hanscana
  • Sports woman of year               Opah Clement
  • Sportsman of the year               Fiston Mayele
  • Young star Award                       Mai Zumo
  • Best Gospel Inspirational          Christina Shusho
  • Best Actress of the year            Gordliver Gordian
  • Best Actor of the year                Eric Omondi
  • Best Male Hip Hop artist            Darassa
  • Best Female R&B pop artist       Nandy
  • Best East African Group              Sauti Sol
  • Best male R&B pop artist            Harmonize
  • Video of the year                          Diamond Platnumz
  • Best Album of the year                Ali Kiba
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