Your guess is as good as ours, Diamond Platnumz the golden boy of East Africa and Tanzania’s own music crown prince tops our list of Top 15 African Artists of 2015 .Flamboyant, exciting and creative Diamond Platnumz has emerged as the new face of East African music and the undisputed King of Bongo flava. Never before has an artiste dominated the Tanzanian musical landscape like Diamond is presently doing lifting the East African flag to lofty heights on the world stage. Seen as a spoilt child by his siblings with the way his mother took him around to tale to shows every time and wait for him till late in the night for him to perform, Diamond has gone on to justify the unshaken faith of his mother in his musical ability emerging as one of Africa’s brightest music stars.
12. Vanessa Mdee
Coming up at number 12 of our Top 15 African Artists of 2015 is the petite East African vocal siren Vanessa Mdee aka V-Money. Born Vanessa Hau Mdee on June 7, 1988 in Arusha, Tanzania the third largest city in the country, she got grips different cultures in hear formative years. Vanessa grew up in New York, Paris, Nairobi and Arusha bagging a law degree at the Catholic University of East Africa. Vanessa Mdee has always had the knack for the creative and performing arts.