November 30, 2017 – Wizkid Outshines Davido At MOBO 2017 Awards: Ayodeji Balogun Wins Best International Act As Davido Adeleke Wins Best For Africa
The 22nd edition of the iconic Music of Black Origin ( MOBO ) Awards was held on Wednesday night at the First Direct Arena in Leeds, United Kingdom.
Ayodeji Balogun Wizkd defeated American rapper Jay-Z, Drake, SZA, Cardi B, Kendrick Lamar and other famous international artistes to clinch the highly coveted trophy of Best International Act.
Davido on the other hand won the “Best African Act”, at the 2017 edition of the prestigious Music of Black Origin ( MOBO ) Awards.
See the full list of winners below:
- Best Male Act: Stormzy
- Best Female Act: Stefflon Don
- Best Album: Stormzy – Gang Signs & Prayer
- Best Newcomer: Dave
- Best Song: J Hus – Did You See
- Best Video: Mist – Hot Property
- Best Hip-Hop Act: Giggs
- Best Grime Act: Stormzy
- Best R&B/Soul Act: Craig David
- Best International Act: Wizkid
- Best African Act: Davido
- Best Reggae Act: Damian Marley
- Best Jazz Act: Moses Boyd
- Best Gospel Act: Volney Morgan and New-Ye