Headies 2022: Burna Boy, Davido, Wizkid,Olamide Adekunle Gold, others win [FULL LIST]

    Nigerian music stars, including Olamide, Davido, Wizkid, Adekunle Gold and Burna Boy have won individual awards at the 2022 Headies.

    The 2022 headies award took place in Atlanta, United States of America.

    The popular Nigerian rapper, Olamide Gbenga Adedeji’s Carpe Diem won the best rap album of the year.

    Daniel Benson, known professionally as Buju, Bnxn won the Headies’ Next Rated Award.

    Recall that the singer was earlier nominated alongside Ayra Starr, Zinoleesky, Lojay and Ruger.


    Best Rap Album – Olamide (Carpe Diem)

    Best Collaboration – Wizkid feat. Tems (Essence)

    Best R ‘n’ B Single – Wizkid feat. Tems (Essence)

    Album of the Year – Wizkid (Made in Lagos (Deluxe Edition)

    Best Afrobeat Album – Wizkid (Made in Lagos)

    Songwriter of the Year – Adekunle Gold (Sinner).

    Best Music Video – TG Omori (Champion – Fireboy DML feat. D Smoke)

    Artiste of the Year – Burna Boy (Nigeria)

    Best Male Artiste – Burna Boy

    Digital Artiste of the Year – Davido

    Humanitarian Award of the Year – Davido

    Best Recording of the Year – Patoranking (Celebrate Me)

    Producer of the Year – SARZ (Monalisa – Lojay and SARZ)

    Best Alternative Album – Ibeji (Intermission)

    Headies’ Viewer’s Choice – Arya Starr (Bloody Samaritan)

    Best Afrobeat Single – Fireboy DML (Peru)

    Best Reggae and Dancehall Album – Patoranking (Three)

    Best Vocal Performance (female) – Waje (Last Time)

    Best Vocal Performance (Male) – Oxlade (Ojuju)

    Lyricist on The Roll – A-Q (The Last Cypher)

    Best Streethop Artiste – Goya Menor & Nektunez (Amenor Amapiano remix)

    Best Rap Single – Ladipoe feat BNXN (Feeling)

    Best Alternative Single – Flavour (Doings)

    Rookie of the Year – Fave

    Best Inspirational Single – Kcee & Okwesili Eze group (Cultural Praise)

    Special Recognition -Dbanj (Talent)

    Hall of fame – Angelique Kidjo

    International Artiste Special Recognition – Akon & Wycle Jean

    Best Central African Artiste of the Year – Innoss’B

    Best East African Artiste of the Year – Diamond Platinumz

    Best North Africas Artiste of the Year – Latifa (Tunisia)

    Best South African Artiste of the Year –Focalistic (South Africa)

    Best West African Artiste of the Year – Gyakie

    Special Recognition–Efe Omorogbe, Sunday Are, and Bose Ogbulu