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Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Soundtrack

The Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Soundtrack is an annual merit by the Africa Film Academy to reward the best use of music in a film for the year. It was introduced in the 1st edition as Best Musical Score. In the 3rd, 5th and 6th edition it was renamed to Best Original Soundtrack. It was known as Best Music in the 4th edition. In the 7th edition it was called Best Soundtrack. Since the 8th edition it has been called Achievement in Soundtrack. [1]

Best Soundtrack
Year Film Country Recipient Result
2005 Osuofia in London Nigeria Won
Ori Nominated
Aziza Nominated
Games Women Play Nominated
2006 Sofia Burkina Faso Won
Behind Closed Doors Nominated
Secret Adventure Nominated
Arrou Nominated
Tanyaradzwa Nominated
2007 Iwalewa Nigeria Won
Sitanda Nominated
Bunny Chow Nominated
2008 Mirror of Beauty Nigeria Won
White Waters Nominated
Cash Money Nominated
Run Baby Run Nominated
Black Friday Nominated
2009 From a Whisper Kenya Won
Arugba Nominated
Agony of the Christ Nominated
Jenifa Nominated
Beautiful Soul Nominated
2010 A Sting in a Tale Ghana Won
Seasons of a Life Nominated
Imani Nominated
The Child Nominated
The Figurine Nominated
2011 Inale Nigeria Won
Viva Riva! Nominated
Africa United Nominated
Izulu lami Nominated
A Small Town Called Descent Nominated
2012 Alero’s Symphony Nigeria Faze Won
Otelo Burning Nominated
Adesuwa Nominated
How to Steal 2 Million Nominated
Somewhere in Africa Nominated
2013 The Last Fishing Boat Malawi Won
Journey to Self Nominated
Okoro The Prince Nominated
Hoodrush Nominated
Nairobi Half Life Nominated
The Twin Sword Nominated
2014 Onye Ozi Nigeria United Kingdom Won
Once Upon a Road Trip Nominated
Felix Nominated
Of Good Report Nominated
Potomanto Nominated


  1. ^ "Official Website of the AMAAs". Africa Movie Academy Awards. Retrieved 22 May 2014.