Wizkid And Davido Awards



Musicians and entertainers are mostly measured or ranked based on the number of awards they’ve accumulated and Nigerian singers, Davido, and Wizkid are no exception, which is why we’re compiling the list of awards each has acquired so far as their music careers are concerned.

A Brief Background On The Two Great Musicians

Davido, real name, David Adedeji Adeleke, is an American-born Nigerian singer, and songwriter who was born on November 21, 1992, in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Popular billionaire Adedeji Adeleke is the father of the FEM singer.

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Wizkid, born Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, is also a Nigerian singer, and songwriter who was born on July 16, 1990, in Surulere, Lagos, Nigeria to Madam Dolapo Jane Balogun and Alhaji Muniru Olatunji Balogun.

These two amazing musicians have over the years produced or churn out hit songs upon hit songs and have acquired for themselves a lot of supportive fans.

So now let’s take a quick look at the numerous awards each has accumulated over the years.

Davido

List Of Awards Davido Has Won

2011 Dynamix All Youth Awards

  •  He won Promising Youth Artiste
  • Song of the Year with his “Back When” song

2012 Kora Awards

  • Best Newcomer Award

2012 Nigeria Music Video Awards

  • He won Best Video By A New Artiste with his “Dami Duro” song

2012 Channel O Music Video Awards

  • His “Dami Duro song won Most Gifted Newcomer Video of the Year

2012 Headies

  • He won Next Rated Artiste

2012 Nigeria Entertainment Awards

  • “Dami Duro” won him Hottest Single of the Year
  • Best New Act of the Year
  • Best Collabo of the Year “Carolina”

2013 Headies

  • Hip Hop World Revelation Won
  • “Omo Baba Olowo” won him Best R&B/Pop Album

2013 Nigeria Entertainment Awards

  • He won Best Pop/R&B Artiste of the Year

2014 BET Awards

  • Best International Act: Africa

2014 Ben TV Awards 

  • His “Aye” music video won Music Video of the Year

2014 African Muzik Magazine Awards

  • Best Male West Africa
  • Artist of the Year

MTV Africa Music Awards

  • Best Male Won
  • Artist of the Year

2014 Nigeria Music Video Awards

  • He won Best Afro Pop Video with “Aye”

2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards

  • “Aye”  won Hottest Single of the Year
  • He also won Male Artist of the Year
  • “Gallardo”(RunTown featuring Davido) won Best Collaboration

2014 Ghana Music Awards

  • He won African Artiste Of The Year

2014 City People Entertainment Awards

  • He won Musician Of The Year Award (Male)

2014 Headies

  • Artiste of the Year
  • “Aye” won Song of the Year

2018 Headies

  • Artiste of the Year
  • His popular song “If” won Song of the Year
  • He also won Best Pop Single with “If”
Wizkid

List Of Awards Wizkid Has Won

2020 MOBO awards

  • Best African Act

2020 Soul Train Awards

  • Video of the Year “Brown Skin Girl”

2020 NAACP Image Award

  • Outstanding Duo or Group “Brown Skin Girl”

2019 Soul Train Music Awards

  • Best collaboration “Brown Skin Girl” Nominated
  • The Ashford & Simpson Songwriter’s Award “Brown Skin Girl”

2019 AFRIMA

  • Song of The Year “Fever”
  • Male West Africa
  • Crossing Boundaries with Music Award
  • Artist of The Year

2017 MOBO Awards

  • Best International Act

2017 All Africa Music Awards

  • Best West African Artiste
  • Song of the year “Come Closer” (featuring Drake)
  • Artist of The Year

2016 African Pride Awards

  • African Artist of the Year

2016 Ghana Music Awards

African Artist of the Year

2016 African Muzik Magazine Awards

  • Song of the Year
  • Best Video
  • Male Artist of the Year

2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards

  • Hottest Single of The Year

2015 Mobo Awards

  • Song of The Year

2015 Headies

  • Best R&B/Pop Album

2014 Channel O Music Video Awards

  • Most Gifted Duo/Group or Featuring

2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards

  • Hottest Single of the Year

2013 Channel O Music Video Awards

  • Most Gifted Video of the Year

2013 4Syte TV Music Video Awards

  • Best Group Video of the Year

2013 Ghana Music Awards

  • African Artist of the Year

2013 Nigeria Entertainment Awards

  • Musician of the Year (Male)

2013 The Future Awards

  • Musician of the Year

2012 BET Awards

  • Best International Act Africa

2012 Headies

  • Artist of the Year
  • Hip Hop World Revelation of the Year
  • Best Album of the Year
  • Best Pop/R&B Artist of the Year

2012 MOBO Awards

  • Best African Act

2011 Dynamix All Youth Awards

  • Artiste of the Year

2011 Nigeria Entertainment Awards

  • Best New Act of the Year

2011 Headies

  • Next Rated

2011 City People Entertainment Awards

  • Best New Male Artiste

2010 Dynamix All Youth Awards

  • Promising Artiste of the Year
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