August 19, 2016 at Kampala Serena Hotel, the second edition of Uganda Entertainment Awards were issued to the winners. The story began in May with the nomination process and on June 20th the nominees list was issued and voting began thereafter and finally August 19th saw the winners receive their accolades.
Eddy Kenzo dominated the awards taking with him 4 awards which included the Artist of the Year where he defeated Bebe Cool and Sheebah Karungi, East African Artist, Best Male Artist and the Best Video Award-Soraye.
Sheebah Karungi was awarded with the Female Artist award while Winnie Nwagi was given the Break through Artist of the year award. Bobi Wine was given the all round entertainment personality. Bebe Cool and Radio & Weasel got no award in this contest while Juliana Kanyomozi, Iryn Namubiru, Jose Chameleone and Irene Ntale were not even nominated.
Here is the list of winners in Uganda Entertainment Awards 2016
1. Break Through Artiste: -Winnie Nwagi
2. Best Video Producer: -Sasha Vybz
3. Best Fashion Designer: -Anita Beryl
4. Best Female Radio Personality: -Flavia Tumusiime
5. Best Male Radio Personality: -Mc Kenzie
6. Oustanding Female Model: -Leah Kalanguka
7. Best Actress of the Year: -Fausita Nanziri
8. Best Actor of the Year: -Farouk Mutebi
9. Best Male TV Personality: -Douglas Lwanga
10. Best Female TV Personality: -Flavia Namulindwa
11. Best Entertainment TV Show: -NTV the Beat
12. Best TV Station: Bukedde TV
13. Best Video of the Year: -Soraye by Eddy Kenzo
14. Best Female Comedian: -Anne Kansiime
15. Best RnB Artiste: -Rema Namakula
16. Best Gospel Artiste: -Levixone
17. Outstanding Male TV Host: -Frank Walusimbi
18. Best Radio Station: -Galaxy Fm
19. Best All round Entertainment Personality: -Bobi Wine
20. Best Song of the Year: -Musawo by Winnie Nwagi
21. Best Male artiste of the Year: -Eddy Kenzo
22. Best Female Artiste of the Year: -Sheeba Karungi
23. Best Artiste of the Year: -Eddy Kenzo
24. Best East African Act: -Eddy Kenzo.
25. Best Collabo of the Year: -Same way by Geisteady ft Lydia Jazmine.
26. Best Artiste in Diaspora: -Bella Mubiru
27. Best Dj of the Year: -Slick Stuart
28. Best Band of the Year: -Qwela
29. Best Dance Hall Artiste: -Ziza Bafana
30. Best Audio Producer: -Ronnie Da Don
31. Best Reggae Artiste: -Apass
32. Best TV Serie: Deception
33. Humanitarian Award: -Angella Katatumba
34. UEA Noble Award:-Pastor Robert Kayanja.
35. Life Time Achievement Award: -Afrigo Band
36. Remarkable Radio Presenter: – Kasuku
37. Best Entertainment Website/ Blog: – Chano 8
38. Outstanding Fashion Brand: – Kwesh
39. Best Hiphop Artist: – Navio
40. Outstanding Male Comedian: – MC Mariachi
See also: Full list of Hipipo Award winners