The All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) pre-celebration night known as Industry Night was held on Wednesday July 1, 2015 in Lagos, Nigeria. The star-studded event celebrated musicians from across the continent through freestyle performances from up and coming artists as well as well as established artists in the African music industry.
The Industry Night event was organized to create an avenue for interaction among the Nigerian music industry stakeholders, as well as to create awareness for the ongoing AFRIMA entry submission, which closes on July 20, 2015.
Among those that attended the Industry Night celebration were artist managers, industry veterans, media executives and Nollywood actors such as 2face Idibia, Timaya, Olu Maintain, Keke Ogungbe, Afrobeat Maestro. Some of the best performances of the night came from Phyno, Lil Kesh and Cynthia Morgan.
The 2015 AFRIMA main awards ceremony will be held from November 13 to 15 and will be broadcast by several media stations in different countries in Africa and around the world. The awards event is organized in partnership with the African Union and ONE.org.