The HiPipo Music Awards were successfully held yesterday at Wonder World, Kansanga.
At the awards ceremony, Gagamel boss Bebe Cool scooped six awards and they included; Artist of the year, Best male artist of the year, Best male reggae song, Best male Ragga dancehall, Best stage performer and Best artist on Social Media.
“And in my collection of accolades,I managed to add six more last nyt from the only award ceremony in Uganda ,HIPIPO awards, including the top award,” said Bebe Cool on social media
Former Gagamel songstress Rema Namakula also scooped three awards.
There was confusion when Bebe Cool was invited to hand over the award of the best female dancehall where Rema was the winner. It took the revelers by surprise when Bebe Cool refused to hand over the award to Rema. He just walked off the stage.
With the intervation of the organizers, Rema was given her award and upon receiving it, she knelt down and thanked her mentor Bebe Cool.
Below is the full list of the winners at the HiPipo Music Award Yesterday night;
Artist of the year – Bebe Cool
Best male artist of the year – Bebe Cool
Best male band song – Wagyetugenda by David Lutalo
Best female artist of the year – Rema
Best male zouk song – Badilisha
Best male kadongo kamu – Ebintu Bizibu by Hassan Nduga
Best female afro beat song – Hooray by Leila ft Chameleone
Best female afro beat song – Ediba by Juliana
Best male afro beat song – Love me by Viboyo
Best afro beat song – Akalimu by Bobi Wine
Best female zouk song – Its Okey by Titi Tabel
Best DJ – DJ Shiru
Best male reggae song – Love Letter by Bebe Cool
Best female reggea song – Winner by Allen Majara
Best song writer – Saxess
Best female RnB song – kuliba by Rema
Best male ragga dancehall – Coccidiosis by Bebe Cool
Best male hipop song – Leka kwenyumiriza by Navio
Best female band song – Ekibati by Revival Band
Best audio producer – Nash Wonder
Best video producer – Jah Live
Special category best selling song – Kisumuluzo by Diana,
Best concept music video – Kata by Navio
Best stage performer – Bebe Cool
Best performance video category – Ntandika by Grace
Best artist in Diaspora – Pallaso
Best artist on Social Media – Bebe Cool
Best male breakthrough artist – kalifah Aganaga
Song of the year – Badilisha by Jose Chameleone
Album of the year – Obudde by Goodlyfe
Best female break through artist – Irene Ntale
Best video of the year – Kata by Navio
Best duo/ group of the year – Goodlyfe
Best Young/Teen artist of the year – Young Zee