StarBoy Music boss, Wizkid beats off competition from Davido, Burna Boy, Mayorkun and Tiwa Savage to win the Artiste of the Year award at the just concluded Headies.
Olamide’s protégé, Fireboy DML was however the biggest winner on the night, grabbing 5 awards: Best R&B album, Best R&B single, Best Pop album and Revelation of the Year.
Also, 2020-break-out star, Omah Lay won the keenly contested Next Rated award, beating fellow well-deserving nominees, Tems, Oxlade and Bella Shmurda.
The show was the 14th edition of Headies Awards and held at the Convention Centre, Eko Hotels and Suites, Lagos State.
See full list of winners;
Next rated : Omah Lay
Rookie of the year: BadBoyTimz
Artiste of the year: Wizkid
Best Pop album: Fireboy (Apollo)
Best Vocal male performance – Praiz
Best Vocal female Performance- Niniola
African Artist Recognition: Master KG
Best Street hop artiste – Mayorkun
Best Recording of the year – Brymo
Best Music Video – One Milli by Director K
Best Pop Single- Nobody – Dj Neptune
Headies Revelation of the Year – Fireboy
Best Rap Single – Falz (Bop Daddy)
Best Alternative Song: Moelogo
Best Alternative Album: Roots (The Cavemen)
Songwriter of the Year: Simi (Duduke)
Best Rap Album: AQ (God’s Engineering)
Lyricist on the roll – ILLBliss (Country)
Best Collaboration- Only you (Ladipoe ft Simi)
Best R&B Single – Fireboy
Best R&B album – Fireboy
Viewers Choice – Wizkid
Producer of the Year: Pheelz
Headies Hall of Fame : King Sunny Ade
Special Recognition: Eedris Abdulkareem