Wizkid wins Best African Act for 2011 MOBO Awards


Nigeria’s  Superstar Ayo ‘Wizkid’ Balogun  won MOBO Award last night which took place in Glasgow, Scotland for Best African Act category. He won over the final top five Cheik lo, Nigeria’s D ‘banj and Seun Kuti ,Fautomata Diawara that was shortlisted  last month from the 10 previously nominated. Tinie Tempah, Adele, Dappy and Tinchy Stryder were amongst those honoured with a prestigious MOBO Award. Jessie J walked away  four awards making her the biggest winner of the night.

Here are the winners:

Best UK Act – Jessie J

Best Newcomer – Jessie J
Best Hip Hop/Grime Act – Tinie Tempah
Best Video – Tinchy Stryder and Dappy/Spaceship
Best International Act – Rihanna
Best Song – Jessie J/Do It Like a Dude
Best Album – Jessie J/Who You Are
Best Reggae – Alborosie
Best Jazz Act – Kairos 4tet
Best African Act – Wizkid
Best Gospel Act – Triple O
Best R&B/Soul Act – Adele
Outsanding Contribution to Music – Boyz II Men
BeMOBO Award – Youth Music

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