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After a three year break, the Men Of Black Origin, MOBO awards event held on Wednesday at the Exhibition London in Shepherd’s Bush.
Nigerian superstars shined bright at the event.
Wizkid clinched the Best Afican Act ahead of Burna Boy, Rema, Davido, Fireboy, Adekunle Gold and Tiwa Savage while Burna Boy edged Drake, Megan Thee Stallion and the late Pop Smoke in the Best International Act category.
Davido and Tiwa Savage were among the performers on the night.
The MOBO Awards (Music of Black Origin) is an annual music award presentation recognising achievements in music by blacks. It includes music genres like hip hop, grime, R&B, soul, reggae, jazz, gospel, and African music.
Here is the nomination list and the winners
Album of the year: Nines – Crabs in a Bucket
Best male act: Headie One
Best female act: Mahalia
Song of the year (public vote): Young T & Bugsey – Don’t Rush (feat Headie One)
Best newcomer (public vote): Aitch
Video of the year: NSG – Lupita
Best R&B/soul act: Mahalia
Best hip-hop act: Nines
Best grime act (public vote): JME
Best international act (public vote): Burna Boy
Best performance in a TV show/film: Michael Ward as Marco, Blue Story
Best media personality: Chunkz
Best album 2017-2019: Ella Mai – Ella Mai
Best African act: Wizkid
Best reggae act: Buju Banton
Best gospel act: CalledOut Music
Best jazz act: Ego Ella May
Best producer: Jae5
Inspiration award: Steve McQueen
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