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The Headies 2018: See Full List Of Winners

The Headies 2018: See Full List Of Winners

by | 7th May 2018

The Headies which took place over the weekend, Saturday May 5th, at Eko Hotel & Suites was in its 12th edition and since 2006 has been recognising and celebrating outstanding achievement in Nigeria’s music industry.

 

This was the 12th edition of the award show and it had loads of exciting moments with great performances from star artists.

 

Wizkid, vocal powerhouse Simi and DMW boss Davido were the biggest winners of the night.

 

Wizkid won four awards – Headies Viewers Choice Award (Come Closer), Best Music Video (Come Closer), Best RnB/Pop Album (Sounds From the Other Side), and Best Collabo, for his feature in Tiwa Savage‘s Ma Lo.

 

Simi carted home the Best RnB Single for Smile for Me, the Best Recording of the Year for Joromi, and her album – Simisola – won the Album of the Year. 

 

Davido’s IF won the Best Pop Single and Song of the Year categories, and was also named the Artiste of the Year.

 

See full list of winners below:

 

Rookie of the Year

 

TENI

 

Best Rap Single

 

You Rappers Should Fix up your Life – M.I

 

Best Street Hop

 

Penalty – Small Doctor

 

Best Pop Single

 

IF – Davido

 

Best RnB Single

 

Smile for Me – Simi

 

Lyricist on the Roll

 

You Rappers Should Fix up your Lives – M.I

 

Best Performer

 

Yemi Alade

 

Producer of the Year

 

Kiddominant

 

Best Collabo

 

Ma Lo – Tiwa Savage feat. Wizkid

 

Best Reggae/Dancehall Single

 

Holy Holy – 2Baba

 

Best Recording of the Year

 

Joromi – Simi

 

Hip Hop World Revelation

 

Reekado Banks

 

Next Rated

 

Mayorkun

 

Best Alternative Song

 

Fun mi lo wo mi – Aramide feat. Sound Sultan & Koker

 

African Artiste of the Year

 

Nasty C

 

Headies Viewers’ Choice

 

Come Closer – Wizkid

 

Best Music Video

 

Come Closer – Wizkid. Directed by Daps

 

Best Vocal Performance (Female)

 

Butterflies – Omawumi

 

Best Vocal Performance (Male)

 

Folashade – Praiz

 

Best RnB/Pop Album

 

Sounds from the Other Side – Wizkid

 

Best Rap Album

 

El Hadj – Reminisce

 

Song of the Year

 

IF – Davido

 

Special Recognition Award

 

Album of the Year

 

Simisola – Simi

 

Artiste of the Year

 

Davido

 

Special Recognition Award

 

Kaffy

 

Headies Hall of Fame

 

Chris Ubosi

 

Awards were also presented to the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Globacom, MTN, Nigerian Breweries Plc., and Pepsi, Hennessy.