The news going viral in the music industry is about the musical icon and talented artiste, Wizkid, who just won best African Act at the Mobo award.
The MOBO Award established by Kanya King in 1996 (Music of Black Origin, also known as the MOBOs) is an annual music award presentation honouring achievements in some genres of music.
Recall that Burna Boy, Rema, Wizkid, Davido, Fireboy DML, Adekunle Gold and Tiwa Savage got nominated in the Best African Act Category. Just this night of December 9th, Wizkid emerged the winner of Best African Act Category while other Nigerian artistes only made the nomination list.
This is a major win for Wizkid and Nigerian music industry at large. Also, Wizkid was among the only two Nigerian artistes who made the nomination list in Grammy award. The song, Brown Skin Girl (Beyonce) ft Wizkid was nominated under Best music Video category at the 63rd annual Grammy awards scheduled to hold in 2021. Congratulations to our Starboy,who keeps making the Nigerian music industry proud both at home and internationally.