Wizkid is greatest victor on the night running home with three honors – Best Male, Artist of the Year and Best Collaboration Africa at the MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) 2016.
The Nigerian pop star, was praised on the night, beating AKA, Black Coffee, Diamond Platnumz and Patoranking to the Best Male honor.
The vocalist additionally ran home with African Artist Of The Year pushing out Yemi Alade, Diamond Platnumz, Black Coffee and Sauti Sol.
The Star boy at last makes it a treble winning honor for Best Collaboration in DJ Maphorisa’s ‘Soweto child’, beating Patoranking’s ‘No kissing’ highlighting Sarkodie, AKA’s “Baddest” including Burna Boy, Khuli Chana and Yanga among others.
The honor which hung on Saturday October 22, 2016 at the Ticketpro Dome, Johannesburg, South Africa, likewise observed different artistes turn out fruitful in different classifications.
Different victors on the night incorporate Cassper Nyovest (Best Live Act), Yemi Alade (Best Female), Sauti Sol (Best Group), Drake (Best International Act), Emtee (Best Hip bounce act), Tekno (Best Breakthrough Act), Patoranking’s ‘My Woman, My Everything’ highlighting Wande Coal (Song of The Year) among others.
The acknowledgment distributed to Wizkid just goes to support his verifiable constrain in 2016 as found in his sending out of African sound to the worldwide music scene, for example, the diagram topping record softening global coordinated effort up ‘One move’.
The vocalist has since consistently been making waves, picking up steps and presenting the American and worldwide music market to the curious sounds radiating from Africa.
This accomplishment from the star boy is rousing and urging different specialists to push their music past the shores of Africa.
Past his own music constrain, he has additionally bolstered other African acts – Ghanaian trio of R2Bees, Mr Eazi and Efya marking them to his Star Boy Worldwide engraving, and taking a shot at a synergistic venture with them.
This and more shows Wizkid is well meriting the respect presented on him as African Artiste of the Year at the MAMAs 2016.