#14thHeadies: …And the WINNERS Are Niniola, Fireboy DML & Wizkid | See Full List

The 2021 Headies Awards is virtual (of course) this year with great performances from BBNaija 2020 winner, Laycon, alongside, DJ Neptune and Joeboy, Fireboy DML, the Cavemen and many others.

The Headies is one of the most anticipated & glamourous music award ceremonies many looked forward to. From all the glitz & glam from the special red carpet reception, the memorable appearances from performing artiste to announcing the winners, attendees were definitely prepared for an interesting indulgence of undiluted entertainment.

The Headies celebrates the best in music with incredible and historic wins. Some of your faves celebrities, like Wizkid, Falz, Pheelz, Simi and Mayorkun, picked up golden statues for performances in the year’s best music.

Bovi and Nancy Isime hosted the ceremony, which kicked off on Sunday night.

Fireboy DML secured several awards, including bigs wins for Best Pop Album and Best R&B single.

For a full list of the winners, see below.

BEST RECORDING OF THE YEAR

PRODUCER OF THE YEAR

  • PHEELZ – ‘BILLIONAIRE’ BY TENI

BEST RAP ALBUM

  • GOD’S ENGINEERING – AQ

BEST R&B ALBUM

  • LAUGHTER, TEARS AND GOOSEBUMPS – FIREBOY DML

BEST ALTERNATIVE ALBUM

BEST POP ALBUM

BEST MUSIC VIDEO

  • 1 MILLI – DAVIDO BY DIRECTOR K

BEST R&B SINGLE

BEST COLLABORATION

  • KNOW YOU – LADIPOE FEAT. SIMI

BEST RAP SINGLE

  • BOP DADDY – FALZ FEAT. MS. BANKS

BEST VOCAL PERFORMANCE (Male)

BEST VOCAL PERFORMANCE (Female)

HEADIES REVELATION

LYRICIST ON THE ROLL

BEST STREET-HOP ARTISTE

BEST ‘ALTERNATIVE’ SONG

ALBUM OF THE YEAR

  1. AFRICAN GIANT – BURNA BOY
  2. APOLLO – FIREBOY DML
  3. AFRO POP VOL. 1 – ADEKUNLE GOLD
  4. YELLOW – BRYMO
  5. BOO OF THE BOOLESS – CHIKE

AFRICAN ARTISTE RECOGNITION

HEADIES’ VIEWER’S CHOICE

ROOKIE OF THE YEAR:

BEST POP SINGLE

  • NOBODY – DJ NEPTUNE FEAT. JOEBOY & MR. EAZI

SONG OF THE YEAR

  1. FEM – DAVIDO
  2. NOBODY – DJ NEPTUNE FEAT. JOEBOY & MR. EAZI
  3. JORO – WIZKID
  4. MAFO – NAIRA MARLEY
  5. DUDUKE – SIMI

NEXT RATED

ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

  1. BURNA BOY
  2. DAVIDO
  3. WIZKID
  4. MAYORKUN
  5. TIWA SAVAGE

SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR:

  • SIMISOLA BOLATITO OGUNLEYE (SIMI – DUDUKE)

HALL OF FAME

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