It is about to be another year of drama, beef, and more drama.
The Headies organizers have just announced that the 15th edition of The Headies Award is a go. They took to their official Instagram and Twitter accounts to share the nominee’s list.
The Kings of Afrobeats, Davido, Wizkd, Burna Boy, and Olamide bagged multiple nominations under various key categories. They were both nominated for BEST AFROBEATS ALBUM, AFRICAN ARTISTE OF THE YEAR, BEST MALE ARTISTE.
However, Wizkid is ahead of his counterparts with a total of 9 nominations with Made in Lagos (Original and Deluxe) albums.
Portable, AV, Fave, Magix, and Ugoccie also found themselves on the spotlight with the Rookie Of The Year award. This category is usually reserved for the new comers who have had a successful year with the absence of an album.
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Ayra Star, Buju, Zino, Lojay, and Ruger are competing for the most controversial Headies award; the Next Rated. This year next rated winner will go home with a cash prize as well as a brand new Bentley.
On Tuesday 1st of March, 2022, the Headies awards founder and Executive Producer Ayo Animashaun announced that the 2022 Headies will be leaving the shores of Nigeria. The 15th instalment of the biggest prize in Nigerian music is set to hold on 4th September 2022 in Atlanta Georgia.