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Burnaboy, Wizkid Win Big At MOBO Awards 2020, See Full List Of Winners

Burnaboy and Wizkid win Big at MOBO Awards 2020

Nigerian music stars Burna Boy and Wizkid won big at the 2020 Music of Black Origin (MOBO) Awards, has Burnaboy won Best International Act and Wizkid scoring Best African Act.

In the Best International Act category, Burna Boy and Rema were nominated alongside Drake, Megan Thee Stallion, the late Pop Smoke, Lil Baby and more.

Wizkid was nominated alongside Burna Boy, Davido, Rema, Fireboy, Adekunle Gold and Tiwa Savage in the Best African Act category.

This is Wizkid’s fourth MOBO win. He has won the MOBO Best African Act” and “Best International Act” Award at different times.

The Mobo awards reported that in 2018 it will go on hiatus for a year, and made a huge comeback On December 9, 2020, with a virtual event, live streamed on YouTube.

The event was hosted by Maya Jama & Chunkz and featured performances by Headie One, H.E.R., Ms Banks, Young T & Bugsey, Shaybo, Tiana Major9, Stylo G & Kojey Radical, Including Nigerian superstars Davido and Tiwa Savage.

Below are the full list of winners:

Song of the Year
Young T & Bugsey – Don’t Rush (feat Headie One) * WINNER

Digga D – Woi

Darkoo – Gangsta (feat One Acen)

Tion Wayne – I Dunno (feat Stormzy & Dutchavelli)

Abra Cadabra – On Deck

Best Newcomer
Aitch
 * WINNER

Alicai Harley

Darkoo

Dutchavelli

Ivorian Doll

M1llionz

Miraa May

Pa Salieu

Shaybo

Tiana Major9

M Huncho

Loski

Best Hip-Hop Act
J Hus

Nines * WINNER

Ms Banks

D-Block Europe

Krept & Konan

Potter Payper

Best Media Personality
Munya Chawawa

Chunkz *WINNER

Yung Filly

Mo Gilligan

Clara Amfo

Maya Jama

Henrie Kwushue

KSI

Harry Pinero

Zeze Millz

Best Grime Act
Ghetts

P Money

Manga Saint Hilare

Capo Lee

JME *WINNER

Best African act
Burna Boy

Tiwa Savage

Davido

Fireboy DML

Rema

Master KG

Adekunle Gold

NSG

Afro B

Wizkid * WINNER

Stonebwoy

Shatta Wale

Best Male Act
Headie One *WINNER

J Hus

Stormzy

Nines

AJ Tracey

Young T & Bugsey

Best Female Act
Lianne La Havas

Ms Banks

Tiana Major9

Mahalia *WINNER

Darkoo

FKA twigs

Album of the Year
J Hus – Big Conspiracy

Stormzy – Heavy Is the Head

Mahalia – Love and Compromise

Nines – Crabs in a Bucket *WINNER

Lianne La Havas – Lianne La Havas

Video of the Year
Bree Runway – Apeshit (directed by Will Hooper)

Nines – Clout (directed by Charlie Di Placido)

NSG – Lupita (directed by Kevin Hudson) *WINNER

Jorja Smith – By Any Means (directed by Otis Dominique)

Knucks – Home (directed by Ray Fiasco)

Kojey Radical – 20/20 (directed by Charlie Di Placido)

Best R&B/soul Act
Wstrn

Tiana Major9

Michael Kiwanuka

Mahalia *WINNER

Lianne La Havas

Best International Act
Burna Boy *WINNER

Drake

Koffee

Megan Thee Stallion

Pop Smoke

Popcaan

Roddy Ricch

Rema

Shenseaa

Summer Walker

HER

Lil Baby

Best Album (1 September 2017 – 31 August 2019)
Dave – Psychodrama

Kano – Hoodies All Summer

Ella Mai – Ella Mai * WINNER

Skepta – Ignorance Is Bliss

Nines – Crop Circle

Little Simz – Grey Area

Best Reggae Act
Popcaan

Koffee

Lila Iké

Buju Banton *WINNER

Protoje

Best Gospel Act
Calledout Music *WINNER

Noel Robinson

Guvna B

The Kingdom Choir

Shekinah

Best Jazz Act
Moses Boyd

Joe Armon-Jones

Tom Misch & Yussef Dayes

Yazmin Lacey

Ego Ella May *WINNER

Best Producer
Jae5 *WINNER

808 Melo

Sir Spyro

TSB

Steel Banglez

M1 On The Beat

Best Performance in a TV Show/Film
Kane Robinson as Scully – Top Boy

Michaela Coel as Arabella – I May Destroy You

Ncuti Gatwa as Eric Effiong – Sex Education

Jessica Plummer as Chantelle – Eastenders

Michael Ward as Marco – Blue Story*WINNER

Damson Idris as Franklin Saint – Snowfall

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