Wizkid, Burna Boy overtake Davido to win big at 2020 MOBO Awards; See list of winners

• The MOBO Awards 2020 has taken place on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 and Nigerian acts Wizkid and Burna Boy took home two of the biggest plaques of the night.

Popular Nigerian award winning singers and afropop stars, Burna Boy and Wizkid have conquered the 2020 edition of MOBO Awards with the ‘On The Low’ crooner winning Best International Act.

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The ‘Ojuelegba’ star, Wizkid clinched the title for the Best African Act (in association with Afrozons).

The award event also featured two Nigerian heavyweight acts Davido and Tiwa Savage who delivered amazing performances, filmed outside the UK especially for the night.

Davido, who won Best African Act in 2017, wowed with his performances of ‘The Best’ and ‘FEM’ from his recently released studio album, ‘A Better Time.”

And former MAVIN first lady, Tiwa Savage brought stellar African queen vibes to the stage performing her smash hits ‘Koroba’ and ‘Dangerous Love’.

See full list of winners below.

BEST INTERNATIONAL ACT [PUBLIC VOTED]

BURNA BOY

BEST AFRICAN ACT
(IN ASSOCIATION WITH AFROZONS)
[PUBLIC VOTED]

WIZKID

BEST MALE ACT

HEADIE ONE

BEST FEMALE ACT
(IN ASSOCIATION WITH ISAWITFIRST)

MAHALIA

ALBUM OF THE YEAR

NINES – ‘CRABS IN A BUCKET’

SONG OF THE YEAR [PUBLIC VOTED]

YOUNG T & BUGSEY FEAT. HEADIE ONE – ‘DON’T RUSH’

BEST NEWCOMER
(IN ASSOCIATION WITH ARTS COUNCIL ENGLAND)
[PUBLIC VOTED]

AITCH

VIDEO OF THE YEAR

NSG – ‘LUPITA’ (DIRECTED BY KEVIN HUDSON)

BEST R&B/SOUL ACT

MAHALIA

BEST HIP HOP ACT

NINES

BEST GRIME ACT [PUBLIC VOTED]

JME

BEST PERFORMANCE IN A TV SHOW/FILM [PUBLIC VOTED]

MICHEAL WARD AS MARCO – ‘BLUE STORY’

BEST MEDIA PERSONALITY [PUBLIC VOTED]

CHUNKZ

BEST ALBUM (2017 – 2019)
This is a one-off additional category just for this year’s MOBO Awards to highlight the best albums released from 1st September 2017 – 31st August 2019.

ELLA MAI – ‘ELLA MAI’

BEST REGGAE ACT

BUJU BANTON

BEST GOSPEL ACT
(IN ASSOCIATION WITH PREMIER GOSPEL)

CALLEDOUT MUSIC

BEST JAZZ ACT
(IN ASSOCIATION WITH BBC RADIO 6 MUSIC)

EGO ELLA MAY

BEST PRODUCER

JAE 5

INSPIRATION AWARD

STEVE MCQUEEN

Source: mobo.com

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