Gaffer of Zimdancehall, Winky D Nominated For Best African Dancehall Entertainer
Gaffer kusvika Ndafa!
Zimbabwean musician Winky D has been nominated for Best African Dancehall Entertainer at the 40th International Reggae and World Music Awards (IRAWMA). The awards ceremony, which honors excellence in reggae and world music, will take place on May 7, 2023.
This is not the first time that Winky D has been recognized by the International Reggae and World Music Awards. In 2021, he won the Best African/Dancehall Entertainer award at the 39th edition of the event. The talented musician has been making waves in the music industry for years, particularly in the dancehall genre.
Winky D, born Wallace Chirumiko, has been active in the Zimbabwean music scene since the early 2000s, but it was not until the release of “Musarova Bigman” that he began to gain widespread recognition. Since then, he has released numerous hit songs and albums, showcasing his unique sound and style.
The nomination for Best African Dancehall Entertainer at the 40th International Reggae and World Music Awards is a recognition of Winky D’s contributions to the music industry, particularly in the dancehall genre. It is also a testament to his dedication to his craft, continuously producing quality music that resonates with fans.
The musician has expressed his excitement and gratitude for the nomination, saying that it is an honor to be recognized alongside other talented artists from Africa and the rest of the world. He has also thanked his fans for their support over the years, saying that without their support, none of this would be possible.
The International Reggae and World Music Awards has been recognizing the best in reggae and world music since 1982. The event has been held annually for over 30 years and has become one of the most prestigious awards ceremonies in the music industry.
Winky D’s nomination for Best African Dancehall Entertainer at the 40th International Reggae and World Music Awards is a well-deserved recognition of his contributions to the music industry. He has been making great music for years, showcasing his unique sound and style, and it is heartening to see him being recognized for his talents. We wish him all the best and hope he brings home the award come May 7th.