Headies 2020 – The Headies Awards is perhaps, the last thing every lover of music anticipate when we edge closer to the end of the year. The Headies award is music’s biggest night in Nigeria.
The Headies, which is organized by Nigerian entertainment company, Hip-Hop World has been operative for over 10 years. Last year was the 13th edition and it was a memorable event.
It is important to note that the Headies 2020 will only recognize songs and albums released between a specific time frame. So don’t be surprised if some of your favorite new songs doesn’t appear among the nominees.
Due to Covid-19 pandemic it is expected that Headies will air entire awards show virtually for viewers in Nigeria and other African countries can access via TV or live streaming.
From nominees to winners to hosts, Here’s a complete guide to prime you ahead of the Headies 2020
Headies 2020 – Who’s Hosting?
Last year, Reminisce proved that one can host the Headies quite like him.
The Rapper cum actor, is a man with several talent and he showcased it last year with the always perfect Nancy Isime.
Will the duo retain the position as the host this year? We don’t think so. The Headies organizers are not known to repeat host. The Headies have the reputation of giving opportunities for others to showcase their talent.
Headies 2020 – Who Will Be The Nominees For Album of the Year
Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Nigerian artistes doubled their passion for music by releasing sterling albums. Expect to see Burna Boy’s “Twice as Tall”, Olamide’s ”999”, Adekunle Gold’s ”Afro Pop” and Fireboy’s Apollo. Don’t expect to see Davido’s “A Better Time” or Wizkid’s “Made In Lagos”. They both came late this year.
Headies 2020 – Who Will Be Nominees For Song of The Year
It was a banger this year so this category will be quite hard to predict. fully expect to see Davido’s “Risky” to get nominated and probably win it as well. We also expect to see Wizkid’s “Joro”, Simi’s ”Duduke” , Falz’s “BopDaddy”, Patoranking’s “Abule” and Burnaboy’s ”Wonderful”.
Headies 2020 – Who Will Win Producer of The Year?
In recent time, the winner of this category goes the producer of the song of the year.
The Headies 2019 was quite different with Burna Boy’s ”Ye” winning song of the year but Killertunes – ‘Fake Love’ by Starboy ft Duncan Mighty and Wizkid won producer of the year . We tip Speroach Beatz, the producer of Davido’s ”Risky” to get the award this year .
Headies 2020 – Who Will Be Nominees For Artist of the Year
To be frank, Davido has being on fire this year, serving us back to back hit and he rounded it up with a sterling album. Davido will surely be among nominees and may likely win it. Burna Boy won it last year, lets see how this will play out.
As for other big names who are likely to get nominated, we are predicting Tiwa Savage, Naira Marley, Burnaboy, Wizkid, and Kizz Daniel.
Headies 2020 – Who Will Win The Next Rated Category?
Over the years, the ‘Next Rated’ category is the most anticipated category. This category is a like a fortune teller. From Davido to Wizkid to Mr Eazi, the winner of this category turns out to be the next big thing in the music industry. Rema won this category last year and it raised lot of eyebrows.
However, Rema has silenced critics with sizzling hits like “Woman”, and “Ginger” We expect Tems and Omah lay to slug it out this time around.
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