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Headies Award 2020: Full Nominations List

Headies Award 2020: Full Nominations List

Following in the footsteps of the 2019 nominations, the 2020 Headies are incredible inclusive.

On December 4, 2020, Nigeria’s premier music award show announced nominations for their upcoming event. The year-in-review is between July 2019 and September 2020.

This will be the 14th edition of an award heralded by Ayo Animashaun and his company, HipHop World. Nigerian stars like , Fireboy, and more lead nominations.

leads the way with six nominations.

This year will see new the new category, Songwriter of The Year. Album categories of Pop/R&B have also been split into two different categories. There will also be a new category for Best Alternative Album. Following in the footsteps of the 2019 nominations, the 2020 Headies are incredible inclusive.

There is no segmentation of nominations to just the superstars. The award itself will be held virtually very soon.

You can see the full list of nominations below;

Artiste of the year

 

1.Burna boy

 

2.Davido

 

3.Wizkid

 

4.Mayorkun

 

5.Tiwa savage

 

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

 

Album Of The Year

 

1.African Giant – Burna Boy

 

2.Apollo –

 

3.Afro Pop Vol. 1 – Adekunle Gold

 

4.Yellow – Brymo

 

5.Boo Of The Booless – Chike

 

Best Rap Album

 

1.God’s Engineering – Aq

 

2.Illy Chapo X – Illbliss

 

3.Ypszn2 – Psycho Yp

 

4.Cult! – Paybac Iboro

 

5.The Erigma II – Erigga

Producer Of The Year

 

1.Pheelz – ‘Billionaire’ By Teni

 

2.Spax – ‘Away’ By Oxlade

 

3.Kel P – ‘Pull Up’ By Burna Boy

 

4.Sarz – ‘Mad’ By Sarz & Wurld

 

Best R&B Album

 

1.Laughter, Tears And Goosebumps – Fireboy Dml

 

2.I Like Girls With Trobul – Sarz & Wurld

 

3.King – Praiz

 

4.Boo Of The Booless – Chike

 

5.Celia – Tiwa Savage

 

Best Alternative Album

 

1.Yellow – Brymo

 

2.Lucid – Asa

 

3.The Light – Bez

 

4.Pioneers – Drb Lasgidi

 

5.Roots – The Cavemen

 

Best Pop Album

 

1.Apollo – Fireboy Dml

 

2.African Giant – Burna Boy

 

3.A Good Time – Davido

 

4.Woman Of Steel – Yemi Alade

 

5.Afro Pop Vol. 1 – Adekunle Gold

Next Rated

 

1.Tems

 

2.Omah Lay

 

3.Oxlade

 

4.Bella Shmurda

 

Best ‘Alternative’ Song

 

1.Corner – Lady Donly Feat. Vanjess & The Cavemen

 

2.I Wonder – Moelogo

 

3.Bitter – Deena Ade

 

4.Anita – The Cavemen

 

5.Money Devotion – Gbasky

 

6.God Save The Queen – Olu

 

Best Street-Hop Artiste

 

1.Naira Marley & Young John – Mafo

 

2.Mayorkun – Geng

 

3.Reminisce Feat. Olamide & Naira Marley – Instagram

 

4.Rudeboy – Audio Money

 

5.Ivd & Zlatan – Bolanle

 

6.Olamide – Pawon

Songwriter Of The Year

 

1.Simisola Bolatito Ogunleye (Simi – Duduke)

 

2.Adedamola Adefolahan (Fireboy Dml Dml – Dreamer)

 

3.Damini Ogulu (Burna Boy – Way Too Big)

 

4.Stanley Omah Didia (Omah Lay – Bad Influence)

 

5.Sadiq Onifade (Wurld – Ghost Town)

 

6.Adekunle Kosoko (1 Milli

 

Lyricist On The Roll

 

1. Aq – Eunice

 

2. Blaqbonez – Define Rap 2

 

3. Mi Abaga – Trinity

 

4. Illbliss – Country

 

5. Phenom – Get The Info

 

6. Phyno – Speak Life

 

Best Collabo

 

1.Know You – Ladipoe Feat. Simi

 

2.Nobody – Dj Neptune Feat. Joeboy & Mr. Eazi

 

3.Sweet In The Middle – Davido Feat. Naira Marley, Zlatan & Wurld

 

4.Don’t Call Me Back – Joeboy Feat. Mayorkun

 

5.Totori – Id Cabasa Feat. Wizkid & Olamide

 

6.Get The Info – Phyno Ft Phenom, Falz

Best Vocal Performance (Female)

 

1.Simi – No Longer Beneficial

 

2.Lindsey Abudei – One On The Outside

 

3.Niniola – Addicted

 

4.J-Dess – Chi Efo

 

5.Yemi Alade – Lai Lai

 

6.Imanse – Ajala

 

Best Vocal Performance (Male)

 

Wurld – Ghost Town

 

2.Chike – Forgive

 

3.Praiz – Under The Sky

 

4.Cohbams – Plenti

 

5.Nonso Amadi – What Makes You Sure

 

6.Johnny Drille – Count On You

Best Music Video

 

1. Eli – Fireboy By Clarence Peters

 

2.1 Milli – Davido By Director K

 

3.Smile – Wizkid By Meji Alabi

 

4.Billionaire – Teni By Tg Omori

 

5.Shekere – Yemi Alade By Ovie Etseyatse

 

Best R&B Single

 

1.Under The Sky – Praiz

 

2.Duduke – Simi

 

3.Mad – Sarz & Wurld

 

4.Bad Influence – Omah Lay

 

5.Tattoo – Fireboy Dml

 

6.Dangerous Love – Tiwa Savage

 

Best Rap Single

 

1.Ogb4ig – Reminisce

 

2.Shut Up – Blaqbonez

 

3.Country – Illbliss

 

4.Get The Info – Phyno, Falz & Phenom

 

5.Bop Daddy – Falz Feat. Ms. Banks

Best Recording Of The Year

 

Ozymandias – Brymo

 

Smile – Wizkid Feat. Her

 

Wonderful – Burna Boy

 

Dreamer – Fireboy Dml

 

Ghost Town – Wurld

 

Headies Revelation

 

1. Victor Ad

 

2. Fireboy Dml

 

3. Joeboy

 

4. Teni

 

5. Rema

 

6. Chike

 

Best Pop Single

 

Billionaire – Teni

 

Nobody – Dj Neptune Feat. Joeboy & Mr. Eazi.

 

Lady – Rema

 

Fem – Davido

 

Joro – Wizkid

 

Best Pop Single

 

1.Billionaire – Teni

 

2.Nobody – Dj Neptune Feat. Joeboy & Mr. Eazi.

 

3.Lady – Rema

 

4.Fem – Davido

 

5.Joro – Wizkid

 

6.Skeletun – Tekno

Rookie Of The Year

 

1.Olakira

 

2.Alpha P

 

3.Jamopyper

 

4.Zinoleesky

 

5.Bad Boy Timz

 

Headies’ Viewer’s Choice

 

1.Davido

 

2.Omah Lay

 

3.Burna Boy

 

4.Falz

 

5.Fireboy Dml

 

6.Mayorkun

 

7.Dj Neptune

 

8.Wizkid

 

African Artiste Recognition

 

1.Master Kg

 

2.Kuami Eugene

 

3.Sauti Sol

 

4.Shaata Wale

 

5.Stonebwoy

 

Hall Of Fame

 

King Sunny Ade

 

Special Recognition:

 

Eedris Abdulkareem

 

Timaya

 

Skeletun – Tekno

 

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