Though Zimbabwean artists have not been recognized on the popular glamorous awards such as the Channel O awards and MAMAs, they have also managed to get attention from the African Entertainment Awards and the African Music Magazine Awards. This year there is a total number of eight Zimbabweans who have been nominated in the AEAs as well as one in the AFRIMMAS.
Below is a list of the Zimnomineed and their categories:
1. Tehn Diamond – Best Hip Hop Song (Happy) 2. Selmor Mtukudzi – Hottest Female Song (Nguva yangu) 3. Comrade Fatso – Best Comedian 4. Brian Soko – Best Producer (Drunk In Love) 5. Tongai Chirisa – Best Actor In Film/Series (Crusso) 6. Danai Gurira – Best Actress In Film/Series (The Walking Dead) 7. Farayi Simoyi – Best Designer (Designer for Nicki Minaj’s fashion collection) 8. Tinashe – Hottest Female Song (2on)
In the AFRIMMAS Stunner has been nominated for the second time in a row for the Beat Male Southern Africa alongside AKA, Cassper Nyovest, Donald, Zeus, Slap Dee, The Dogg and Vee.