Music lovers are always Keen to know how their favorite musicians are performing, the number of Awards to their name. This Awards gives fans the bragging rights to always brag about their favorite.
Here is a compilation of the Top 10 Nigeria musician with the most Awards in their music career source – Notjustok.com and Wikipedia
1. Wizkid – No. Of Awards is 65
Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun popularly known as Wizkid, is a known figure in the music industry as he has been consistent for over a decade now. Wizkid tops the list with 65 Awards from 223 nominations. Wizkid has been serving his fans with melodious songs right from when he released his hit single “Holla at Your Boy”. The Nigeria sensational singer who had taken Afrobeats international is the most awarded Africa artist at BET awards, Soul Train awards, Billboard awards, and iHeartRadio music awards. Wizkid is also the first Afrobeats artist to appear in Guinness World Records for his contribution to “One Dance”. He is also a Grammy award winner.
2. 2Baba – No. Of Awards is 51 awards
Innocent Ujah Idibia popularly known by his stage name 2Baba is a singer, songwriter, record producer and entrepreneur. The 45-year-old has been in the industry since 1994 up till this very moment and has been delivering hit songs to entertain his fans. 2Baba holds the 2nd position on this list with 51 awards to his name. His genre Includes; Afrobeats, Afro pop, hip hop, R&B, reggae and gospel. 2Baba was the first ever winner of the Best Africa Act award and MTV Europe. He has 7 studio album to his name.
3. Davido – No. Of Awards is 30 awards
David Adedeji Adeleke who was born on November 21, 1992, is a singer, songwriter and record producer. David is popularly known by his stage name Davido. Davido came to limelight after releasing his hit single “Dami Duro” and has since then remain consistent in the music industry. Davido has over 30 awards from 85 nominations with 4BET awards and 7MOBOs. Davido had been in the industry since 2010 with four studio album to his name. He is also a proud owner of a record label – DMW.
4. D’banj – No. Of Awards is 29 awards
Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo popularly known as D’banj, is a songwriter, singer, rapper lawyer, entrepreneur and television personality. D’banj holds the 4th position in this list with a number of 29 awards from 87 nominations. D’banj has four studio album to his name. He has been active in the music industry since 2004 and has entertain his fans with lots of hit songs. He also played a major role in taking Afrobeats international.
5. Burna Boy – No. Of Awards is 23
Damini Ogulu popularly known as Burna Boy, is an Afro-fusion singer and songwriter. Burna Boy is currently among the biggest Africa artist with a Grammy award to his name. The self Acclaim “Africa Giant” has 23 awards to his name from 47 nominations. He has five studio album to his name.
6. Olamide – No. Of Awards is 22
Olamide Gbega Adedeji popularly known by his stage name Olamide, is a 32-year-old singer, rapper and songwriter who has been active in the music industry since 2010. He is the owner of YBNL record label and has mentor a lot of upcoming artist into success. He has 22 awards from 56 nominations and 9 studio album. He is an indigenous rapper who raps in his local dialect “Yoruba”.
7. Tiwa Savage – No. Of Awards is 20
Tiwatope Savage is a singer songwriter and actress, who can be considered as one of the most successful female artist in Nigeria. The African bahd girl was the first woman to win Best Africa Act at the 2018 MTV Europe music awards. Tiwa Savage has 20 awards from 70 nominations and has been active in the industry since 1996. She has 5 studio album including Ep to her name.
8. P-square – No. Of Awards is 17
Peter and Paul okoye popularly known as P-square, is a defunct music duo who served their fans with lots of melodious songs when they were still together. P-square has 17 awards from 37 nominations with 6 studio album to their name.
9. Ice Prince – No. Of Awards is 17
Panshak Henry Zamani popularly known as Ice Prince, is an Hip Hop artist and actor who came into limelight after his hit single “Oleku” was released. He has 17 awards from 38 nominations and 3 studio album. He has been active since 2004.
10. Flavour – No. Of Awards is 14
Chinedu Okoli popularly known as Flavour, is a singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He is signed under the 2nite record label and has been active in the music industry since 2005. He has 14 awards from 38 nominations and 6 studio album.