The 8th Prestigious #HiPipoMusicAwards Nominations Kickoff

HiPipo Music Awards

The 8th Prestigious #HiPipoMusicAwards Nominations Kickoff

The 8th Prestigious #HiPipoMusicAwards Nominations Kickoff

Kampala – 15/10/18: Nomination channels for the 8th prestigious HiPipo Music Awards have been opened today until 30th November 2018 when this exercise will be closed.  The nomination process is part of a series of decisive activities that are being undertaken and will culminate with the 8th HiPipo Music Awards grand finale slated for 16th March 2019 at the Kampala Serena Hotel.

While announcing the nomination kickoff, Innocent Kawooya, CEO HiPipo noted that the 8th edition of HiPipo Music Awards – comes with a broad theme “#WeTheBest”.

#WeTheBest: Celebrating Music’s Best

HiPipo Music Awards, has cemented The Hall of Fame to honor music of lasting quality that has made contributions to Africa’s cultural heritage. To further on this success, the 8th Awards program theme #WeTheBest highlights the fact that every nominee and eventual winner has done a good job and joins #HiPipoMusicAwards the high table of the best in music. HiPipo having served the industry for over 13 years and held yearly awards events since 2012 is none but the best!  HiPipoMusicAwards is the fastest growing, most consistent and the best program to critic, celebrate and award our artistic talent and works from Africa.


The Awards Categories Celebrate Music from Across Africa

The 8th HiPipo Music Awards categories further reflect our broad embrace of the whole of Africa. Additionally, we have categories with broader reach out to the different niche markets and regions to enable us celebrate a variety of music .

Music Assembly and Voting

We are growing the Music Assembly that is a composition of select previous winners and nominees of HiPipo Music Awards and select media personalities among others. The Music Assembly will have a vote that will contribute 30 per cent to 7 categories among which will be Artist of the Year, Song of the Year and Video of the Year while the rest of the categories as always will be fully decided by the fans vote.

Gala Event: Bring Glamour

From greatness to greatness; Expect top notch production, star studded performances and glamorous red carpet at the Kampala Serena on the Gala Night. The gala event will have Tickets at 200,000 UGX VIP Tables at 3 Million.

The 8th HiPipo Music Awards Program.

  • 15th October 2018 – 30th November 2018: Nominations Collection
  • 2-5th January 2019: Nominees announcement
  • 6th January 2018 to 15th March 2019 – Voting
  • 16th March 2019- Awards Gala Event

#HiPipoMusicAwards  #WeTheBest