One of the biggest music award in Nigeria, which we all have been waiting.
For this year’s nominees especially
Well the full Nominees list is here
YEAR IN REVIEW:MARCH 2012 – JUNE 2013
1. BEST RECORDING OF THE YEAR
A non-voting category for the best single recording by an artiste or group in year under review.
1. I WISH – WAJE
2. GOOD MORNING – BRYMO
3. NATURAL SOMETHING – SOUND SULTAN
4. THIS YEAR – JAYWON
An individual responsible for producing the most acclaimed song or album in the year under review.
LEGENDURY BEATS – EMI NI BALLER
BEST MUSIC VIDEO
A voting category for the best conceptualist, best directed and most exciting video in the year under review. This award goes to the video director.
YES/NO – CLARENCE PETERS
BEST R&B/POP ALBUM
A category for the best R&B/Pop Album in the year under review (by single individual or group).
AWAY & BEYOND – 2FACE
BEST R&B SINGLE
A category for the best R&B single in year under review (by single individual or group).
A category for the best pop single in year under review (by single individual or group)
GOODY BAG – D’PRINCE
BEST REGGAE/DANCEHALL SINGLE
A category for the best Reggae/Dancehall single in year under review (by single individual or group).
GO DOWN – BABA DEE
BEST RAP ALBUM
A Non-Voting Category for the Best Album By A Rap Artiste Or Group In Year Under Review.
BOOK OF RAP STORIES – REMINISCE
A voting category for the best R&B, Pop or Hip- hop collaborative track (including cameos).
BABY MI DA (REMIX) – DR. VICTOR OLAIYA FT. 2FACE
BEST RAP SINGLE
A voting category for a single (released on-air) recording of a rap.
A non-voting category for the single male artiste with the most outstanding vocal performance on a single song or album.
YES/NO – BANKYW
BEST VOCAL PERFORMANCE(FEMALE)
A non-voting category for the single female artiste with most outstanding vocal performances on a single song or album.
- NEXT RATED
This category is a voting category for the most promising upcoming officially unreleased (or signed) act in the year under review.
- SEAN TIZZLE
- DAMMY KRANE
- BURNA BOY
- SEYI SHAY
- HIP HOP WORLD REVELATION
A voting category for the best new artiste in the year under review.
- W.A.J.E – WAJE
- OMO BABA OLOWO – DAVIDO
- FRENZY – D’PRINCE
- THE YEAR OF R’N’B – CAPITAL FEMI
- LYRICIST ON THE ROLL
A non-voting category for the Rap Artiste with the best lyrical depth and performance on a single song or album.
- OLAMIDE – VOICE OF THE STREETS
- BOOGEY – SANCTUM
- MODE 9 – LET IT GO
- PHYNO – MAN OF THE YEAR
- BEST STREET-HOP ARTISTE
A voting category for the artiste whose songs are inspired by the streets. Such song should captain lingua, which may also be originated by the artiste and popular on the street.
- TERRY G – RUN MAD
- DUROSOKE – OLAMIDE
- MY DEAR – DAMMY KRANE
- SKIBO – SOLID STAR
- ALAYE – LKT
BEST ‘ALTERNATIVE’ SONG
A voting category for the artiste whose songs reflect any form or style of music which falls outside the mainstream of recent or past popular musical trends.
- REPETE – BLACKMAGIC
- OMO PASTOR – AJEBUTTER FT. BOJ
- FEEL ALRIGHT – SHOW DEM CAMP FT. BOJ &
THIS YEAR – JAYWON
ALBUM OF THE YEAR
A voting category for the best album (solo or group) in year under review, that meets judges requirements of excellence (in every realm: Songwriting, production, rendition and
promotion) and acceptability (Sales and popularity).
- IYANYA VS. DESIRE– IYANYA
- O.B.O. – DAVIDO
- R&BW – BANKYW
- BLESSED – FLAVOUR
YBNL – OLAMIDE
ARTISTE OF THE YEAR
Most critically and commercially adjudged artiste in the year under review. Overall most successful artiste for the year under review.
SONG OF THE YEAR
A voting category for the most popular song in the year under review. This category is usually decided by voting.
- DUROSOKE – OLAMIDE
- UR WAIST – IYANYA
- ALINGO – P-SQUARE
- SHO LEE – SEAN TIZZLE
LIMPOPO – KCEE
BEST AFRICAN ARTISTE
A non-Nigerian award category for an individual African artiste with the most outstanding album and astonishing achievements in year under review.
- LIQUID DEEP
HALL OF FAME
Special recognition for excellence and outstanding impact to the entertainment Industry.
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