The 2016 edition of The Headies; Nigeria’s biggest and most prestigious Music Awards was held yesterday 22nd December, 2016.

Kiss Daniel who failed to win the Next Rated award in 2015 emerged the biggest winner of the night, clinching three awards, Ill Bliss and Darey won two awards each. Wizkid was named artiste of the year while Olamide won for ‘best rap single’ and ‘best streethop’.

Full list of winners:

  1. Best video

Clarence Peters (Soldier)

 

2. Best R& B/Pop album

Kiss Daniel (New Era)

 

3. Best R&B

Darey Art-Alade

 

4. Recording of the Year

Darey Art-Alade (Pray For Me)

 

5. Hip Hop World revelation

Kiss Daniel

 

6. Lyricist on the Roll

Ill Bliss

 

7. Best Rap Single

Olamide (Eyan Mayweather)

 

8. Best Rap Album

Ill Bliss

 

9. Best Streethop

Olamide

 

10. Special Recognition Award

Flavour

 

11. Album of the Year

Kiss Daniel

 

12. Artiste of the Year

Wizkid

 

13. Next Rated

Mr Eazi

 

14. Reggae/Dancehall

Patoranking Best Alternative song – Bez

 

15. Best Vocal Performance (female)

Simi

 

16. Producer of the Year

Young John

 

17. Hall of Fame

Laolu Akins

 

18. Best Vocal Performance (Male)

Shaydee

 

19. Best Collaboration

Falz featuring Simi – Soldier

 

20. Best Pop Single

Reggea Blues – Harrysong ft Olamide, Orezi, Iyanya, KCee.