– Wizkid Beat Jay Z, Drake & Migos At MOBO Awards 2017
– Davido Also Win Big
The MOBO Awards stands for "Music of Black Origin" and was established in 1996 by Kanya King and Andy Ruffell. The MOBO Award show is held annually in the United Kingdom to recognise artists of any ethnicity or nationality performing black music.
The 2017 MOBO Award was recently held and Nigerian music superstars shone bright at the event. Starboy, Wizkid shows off what he is made of by beating Jay-Z and Kendrick Lamar to claim the award for best international artist.
Davido wasn’t found wanting has he also clinched to the award for Best African act.
This two leading acts really did what will make we Nigerian to be very proud of them.
See the full list of other winners below:-
Best male act: Stormzy
Best female act: Stefflon Don
Best album: Stormzy – Gang Signs & Prayer
Best newcomer: Dave
Best song: J Hus – Did You See
Best video: Mist – Hot Property
Best hip-hop act: Giggs
Best grime act: Stormzy
Best R&B/soul act: Craig David
Best international act: Wizkid
Best African act: Davido
Best reggae act: Damian Marley
Best jazz act: Moses Boyd
Best gospel act: Volney Morgan & New-Ye