Young Canadian-Nigerian female music producer Ebony “WondaGurl” Oshunrinde will be presented with the “Outstanding Youth” award for her remarkable successes this year in music history.
Ebony’s musical beat production for “Crown” was selected by megastar Jay Z on his latest album “Magna Carta Holy Grail”. Instantaneously, the music and entertainment industry started to buzz about the 16 year-old, and she became Africa’s latest diaspora success story.
The African Entertainment Awards will honor Ebony for her achievements on Saturday August 31, 2013 at the Living Arts Center, located at 4141 Living Art Drive, Mississauga, ON L5B 4B9.
“I am thankful for the award that the African Entertainment Awards have given to me. Being an Outstanding Youth just shows that, anything you set your heart and mind out to do you can achieve it, even at an early age.” – Ebony “WondaGurl” Oshunrinde.
Additional Special Award Winners:
Award of Excellence: Planet Africa and AfroFest
Service Award: Tiffany Ford (CEO of Ford Publicity)
Humanitarian Award: Gladys Okine
Community Champion: Francis Atta
Official nominees for various categories are online at www.aeawards.ca for public voting before the day of the event.