The city of Atlanta in United States of America witnessed first hand Nigeria cum Afro beat sound at the 15th edition of the Headies Awards.
Nigerian Artists, producers and video directors had their day. It was a funfair event for the Afro-beat world which Nigeria is spearheading. The award was anchored by beautiful, curvy actress Osas Ighodaro and American super star actor and comedian, Anthony Anderson.
It was a night of glitz and glamour, a night of music and awards and a night the Headies charted a new frontier in their activities to represent Nigeria and becoming a global brand.
Here are some of the top winners:
Best Male Artiste – Burna Boy
Best African Artist of the Year – Burna Boy
Best collaboration – Wizkid ft. Tems (Essence)
Best R&B Single – Wizkid ft. Tems (Essence)
Album of the Year – Wizkid (Made In Lagos Deluxe Edition)
Song writer of the Year – Adekunle Gold (Sinner)
Producer of the Year – SARZ (Monalisa by Lojay and SARZ)
Best Music Video – TG Omori (Champions by Fireboy DML ft. D. Smoke)
Best Album of the Year – Olamide (Carpe Diem)
It was a Wizkid and Burna Boy year and night as they swept most of the awards in the major categories.