The international reggae and world music scene is abuzz with excitement as the 41st annual International Reggae and World Music Awards (IRAWMA) approaches.

Scheduled to take place on Friday, March 22, 2024, at the Lauderhill Performing Arts Center (LPAC) in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the event promises a celebration of outstanding talent and musical prowess from around the globe. Among the nominees garnering attention are two Kenyan music icons – Nonini and Redsan.
• Nonini: Kenya’s Music Pioneer
Nonini, a trailblazer in the Kenyan music industry, stands tall as one of the nominees for the Best African Entertainer category. With a career spanning decades, Nonini has played a pivotal role in shaping the Kenyan music scene, earning him recognition and respect both locally and internationally. His nomination for the prestigious IRAWMA award is a testament to his enduring impact on the African music landscape.
Redsan: Kenya’s Dancehall Maestro
Redsan, another Kenyan luminary, secures his spot in the running for the Best African Dancehall Entertainer. Known for his infectious beats and captivating stage presence, Redsan has become a force to be reckoned with in the global dancehall arena. His nomination reflects not only his personal achievements but also the growing influence of Kenyan dancehall music on the world stage.

• Other Nominees Include:

Best African Dancehall Entertainer:
– Patoranking, Nigeria
– Redsan, Kenya
– Star zee, Sierra Leone
– Shatta Wale, Ghana
– Stonebwoy, Ghana
– Winky D, Zimbabwe/South Africa

Best African Entertainer:
– Angelique Kidjo, Benin
– Awilo Logomba, DRC Congo
– Burna Boy, Nigeria
– Edy Kenzo, Uganda
– Fally Ipupa, Congo DRC
– Nonini, Kenya

• How to Join the Event:
For those eager to witness this musical extravaganza live, secure your tickets now by visiting []( Additionally, opportunities to sponsor the event are available, offering businesses and individuals a chance to be part of this momentous occasion.
As the IRAWMA Awards draw near, the spotlight shines brightly on Nonini and Redsan, representing Kenya’s rich musical heritage. Win or lose, their nominations alone affirm their status as music ambassadors, inspiring artists and fans alike.
Let the rhythm of Africa echo on the international stage on March 22, 2024, at LPAC in Fort Lauderdale, FL, as we celebrate the best in reggae and world music.

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