Omah Lay Wins Next Rated Award (Check out Full List Of Winners)
Music newcomer, Omay Lay pulled one of the biggest wins in the industry by clinching the juicy Next Rated award at the 14th edition of Headies.
Stanley Omah Didia whose stage name is Omah Lay has emerged as the winner at the 14th Headies Award Show, which held on Sunday night.
The Music newcomer pulled one of the biggest wins in the industry by clinching the juicy Next Rated award at the 14th edition of Headies.
Nigeria's premier music award show held via virtual and live media due to COVID-19 restrictions.
A lot of the show had been pre-recorded and the live event, featuring nominees held at Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. The red carpet began at 5 pm while the main event belatedly commenced around 9:50 pm.
Omah Lay was nominated for the category alongside Bella Shmurda, Terms, Oxlade.
The young music star came to prominence in 2020 after the success of his EP, “Get Layd” on streaming platforms.
The Next Rated award at the annual Headies is a highly coveted prize won by the ‘upcoming’ act who has shown the most promise in the year in review.
The winner also gets a car and joins an influential ‘alumni’ of previous superstar winners.
The 14th Headies Awards held at the Convention Centre, Eko Hotels and Suites, Lagos State.
Here are the list of Winners:
Next rated : Omah Lay
Rookie of the year: BadBoyTimz
Artiste of the year: Wizkid
Best Pop album: Fireboy (Apollo)
Best Vocal male performance – Praiz
Best Vocal female Performance- Niniola
African Artist Recognition: Master KG
Best Street hop artiste – Mayorkun
Best Recording of the year – Brymo
Best Music Video – One Milli by Director K
Best Pop Single- Nobody – Dj Neptune
Headies Revelation of the Year – Fireboy
Best Rap Single – Falz (Bop Daddy)
Best Alternative Song: Moelogo
Best Alternative Album: Roots (The Cavemen)
Songwriter of the Year: Simi (Duduke)
Best Rap Album: AQ (God’s Engineering)
Lyricist on the roll – ILLBliss (Country)
Best Collaboration- Only you (Ladipoe ft Simi)
Best R&B Single – Fireboy
Best R&B album – Fireboy
Viewers Choice – Wizkid
Producer of the year: Pheelz
Headies Hall of Fame : King Sunny Ade
Special Recognition: Eedris Abdulkareem