Anchored by top-notch artistes, Omawumi and MI, the 2012 edition of one of the renowned entertainment awards show, The Headies took place on Saturday, October 20, 2012 at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos.

Spectacular performances were granted by Bez, Praiz, EME all stars – Banky W, Wizkid, Skales, Niyola, Shaydee and DJ Xclusive and many more were one of the highlights of the night.

Dami Duro crooner, Davido edged fast-rising diva, Eva as winner of the highly-coveted 'Next Rated' award which was a Hyundai Sonata car.


• Best R'N'B Single: 'SoundTrack' – May D

• Best Pop Single: 'Kukere' – Iyanya

• Best RnB/Pop Album: 'Invasion' –PSquare

• Best Rap Album: E.L.I – Ice Prince

• Best Street Pop: 'Gaga Crazy' – Chuddy K

• Best vocal performance male: 'Private Trips' –Wande Coal

• Best Rap Artiste: Vector

• Best vocal performance female: 'Love Me' – Tiwa Savage

• Best Collaboration: 'Orobo Remix' – Sound Sultan& Flavour

• Best Record Label Head: – Banky W

• Revelation of the year – Wizkid

• Producer of the year – TY Mix

• Lyricist on the roll – Vector

• Next Rated Award – Davido

• African artist of the year – Sarkodie

• Artiste of the year – WizKid

• Song of the year: 'Oliver Twist' – D'Banj

• Album of the year: 'The Invasion' –Psquare

• Best Music Video (Director): Jude Okoye – 'Chop My Money'

Photocredit: Truspot