Nigerian Music star, Wizkid, has been nominated for the ”Music of Black Origin” (MOBO) award in the category for Best International Act in the 2017.
Wizkid is the only African and the first Nigerian mainstream artist to be nominated in the category, alongside global music stars like Jay Z, Kendrick Lamar, Drake and more others.
He was also nominated in the Best African Act category alongside Davido, Tekno, Tiwa Savage, Maleek Berry, Wande Coal, Mr Eazi and more.
The 2017 MOBO is set to take place on November 29th at Leeds First Direct Arena.
See full list below
Best Male Act
J Hus – Common Sense
Nines – One Foot Out
Sampha – Process
Stormzy – Gang Signs & Prayer
Wretch 32 – Growing Over Life