This year ended on a good note for Nigerian musician Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun aka Wizkid.
Wizkid has had nothing short of a great year and he crowned it all with a record breaking win at the 2021 MOBO awards.
The Essence hitmaker has become the first African artiste to ever win ‘Best African Act’ and ‘Best International Act’ in a single night at the MOBO Awards.
Big Wiz was among the biggest winners on the night. Check below for the full list of winners of the 2021 MOBO Awards.
Album of the year – Dave, We’re All Alone In This Together
Best female act – Little Simz
Best male act – Ghetts
Best newcomer – Central Cee
Song of the year – Tion Wayne & Russ Millions, Body (Remix)
Video of the year – M1llionz, Lagga
Best grime act- Skepta
Best R&B/soul act – Cleo Sol
Best hip-hop act – D. Block Europe
Best drill act – Central Cee
Best international act – Wizkid
Best performance in a TV show/film – Micheal Ward as Franklyn in Small Axe
Best media personality – Chunkz & Yung Filly
Best gospel act – Guvna B
Best African music act – Wizkid
Best reggae act -Shenseea
Best jazz act – Sons of Kemet
Best producer – Jae5
The 2021 MOBO awards (Music of Black Origin Awards) was held at the Coventry Building Society Arena in UK and was hosted by actress Leigh-Anne Pinnock and comedian and broadcaster Munya Chawawa.