Returning for their twelfth edition, HiPipo Music Awards have announced that the 2023 nominations are now open.
While the even’s grand finale is slated for November 17th , at the Kampala Serena Hotel, the renowned for being the continent’s most steadfast growing platform that upholds unveiling and celebrating and awarding of exceptional talents with in the African music is introducing up to fifteen categories for public nominations this year.
These encompass a wide spectrum of musical talents, ranging from the local Ugandan scene to the broader East African region, and spanning the entire African continent.
The commencement of the 2023 HiPipo Music Awards nominations is a clarion call to all aficionados of African music. We invite everyone to nominate their favourite tracks and artists. Eligible music includes any audio or video releases between October 5th, 2022, and October 5th, 2023– Innocent Kawooya, the CEO of HiPipo, expressed his enthusiasm.
We’ve had the privilege of hosting some of the finest performances in our past editions, and this year, we aim even higher. A comprehensive list of confirmed performances will be revealed soon. But for now, let’s focus our passion and energy on the nominations—because the journey to victory starts here– he adds.
With the nomination phase to be concluded on October 6th, nominees will be announced to the public, paving the way for a month-long voting bonanza, culminating in the grand reveal of the winners on November 17th.
Categories Open for Public Nominations are to include: Africa Best ACT, Africa Best Video and Africa Number One under Africa. It will also include; East Africa Super Hit and East Africa Super Video under East Africa, while Under Uganda will feature; Best Regional Song. Breakthrough Artist, Most Viral Song , Song of the Year, Video of the Year, Best Male Artist, Best Female Artist and Artist of the Year categories.