Davido, Wizkid and Simi were the cynosure of all eyes at 2018 HEADIES Awards as the leading Nigerian celebrities won three awards each
The 12th HEADIES Awards hosted Bovi and Seyi Shay by took place on May 5th at the Eko Convention Centre, Victoria Island Lagos.
David Adeleke popularly known as Davido won Artiste of the Year while his hit song-IF gave him to awards; Pop single of the year and song of the year.
The trending Come Closer by Wizkid won Best Music Video and HEADIES Viewer’s Choice. Wizkid also goes home with Best R&B/Pop Album with Sounds from the other side.
Similola also known as Simi beats Davido, Olamide, Tiwa Savage and Wizkid to emerge as Artiste of the year. Simi’s hit song Joromi won best recording of the year while she clinches best R&B single with Smile for me.
This year’s award ceremony was night full of music, fun and laughs; thanks to the hosts and brilliant performances from the amazing artists..
FULL LIST OF WINNERS
BEST RAP SINGLE; YOU RAPPERS SHOULD FIX UP YOUR LIVES – MI
ROOKIE OF THE YEAR: TENI
BEST STREET-HOP ARTISTE; PENALTY – SMALL DOCTOR
BEST RECORDING OF THE YEAR; JOROMI – SIMI
PRODUCER OF THE YEAR; (FALL, MAMA) – KIDOMINANT
BEST REGGAE/DANCEHALL SINGLE; HOLY HOLY – 2BABA
BEST MUSIC VIDEO; COME CLOSER – WIZKID (DAPS)
BEST R&B SINGLE; SMILE FOR ME – SIMI
BEST COLLABO; MA LO – TIWA SAVAGE FT WIZKID
BEST VOCAL PERFORMANCE(MALE); FOLASHADE – PRAIZ
BEST VOCAL PERFORMANCE (FEMALE); BUTTERFLIES – OMAWUMI
NEXT RATED; MAYORKUN
HIP HOP WORLD REVELATION; REEKADO BANKS
LYRICIST ON THE ROLL; YOU RAPPERS SHOULD FIX UP YOUR LIVES – MI
HEADIES’ VIEWER’S CHOICE; COME CLOSER- WIZKID
BEST RAP ALBUM; REMINISCE
BEST R&B/POP ALBUM; SOUNDS FROM THE OTHER SIDE – WIZKID
POP SINGLE OF THE YEAR-IF by DAVIDO
SONG OF THE YEAR; IF- DAVIDO
AFRICAN ARTISTE; NASTY C
ALBUM OF THE YEAR; SIMISOLA – SIMI
ARTISTE OF THE YEAR; DAVIDO
SPECIAL RECOGNITION- KAFFY
HALL OF FAME-CHRIS UBOSI