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June 11th, 2012

BUILD UP TO THE HEADIES 2012

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Nigeria’s biggest music night, The Headies is back for the seventh year and organizers launch 2012 awards

Organizers of The Hip Hop World Awards which debuted in 2006 this week announced “A countdown to the big day”- which officially kicks off The Headies

“On July 23, we will have a mini event to give out the car and plaques to last year’s winners, and then the following day, we will officially launch the countdown to the big day by announcing nominees, hosts and other plans” Ayo Animashaun says.

A total of 23 Plaques will be given to last year’s winners- 2face, Don Jazzy, Darey,  Ice Prince, MI, Waje, DJ Tee, Modenine, Cabo Snoop, eLDee, Femi, Dr. Sid, Jah Bless and WizKid with Wizkid leaving with the biggest prize- a brand new Hyundai Sonata 2011.

Scheduled for the last quarter of 2012 The Hip Hop World Awards is dangling a new theme “Step Into The Spotlight” before rising and established Nigerian acts whose materials – released between March 2011 and February 2012 – pass the test. 

HEADIES 2011 WINNERS

ALBUM OF THE YEAR: UNSTOPPABLE INT’L EDITION – 2FACE

ARTISTE OF THE YEAR: 2FACE

SONG OF THE YEAR: OLEKU – ICE PRINCE FT. BRYMO

RECORDING OF THE YEAR: THE WAY YOU ARE – DAREY

PRODUCER OF THE YEAR: DON JAZZY – OVER THE MOON, MR. ENDOWED, POP SOMETHING

RECORDING OF THE YEAR: THE WAY YOU ARE – DAREY

BEST MUSIC VIDEO (AWARD GOES TO DIRECTOR: DJ TEE – ENI DURO (OLAMIDE)

BEST R ‘N’ B SINGLE: THE WAY YOU ARE – DAREY

BEST POP SINGLE: POP SOMETHING – DR. SID

BEST R ‘N’ B/ POP ALBUM: UNSTOPPABLE INT’L EDITION – 2FACE

BEST RAP SINGLE: OLEKU – ICE PRINCE

LYRICIST ON THE ROLL: MODENINE – RHYME TIGHT

BEST COLLABO: NUMBER ONE – M.I FT. FLAVOUR

BEST VOCAL PERFORMANCE (MALE): FEMI – MONEY MONEY MONEY

BEST VOCAL PERFORMANCE (FEMALE): WAJE – FOR A MINUTE

AFRICAN ARTIST OF THE YEAR: CABO SNOOP (ANGOLA) – WINDECK





 
 

 
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2 Comments


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