wizkid Ayo has beaten the likes of Tekno, Uganda’s Eddy Kenzo and Tiwa Savage to win the AFRIMA artist of the year award. After getting his debut nomination in the headies award 2016, wizkid has now added another accolade to his ever growing list of music awards.
Star boy wizkid was nominated for the AFRIMA artists of the year along side pana singer, Tekno, mavin dynasty queen, Tiwa savage,Uganda’s Eddy Kenzo and other top African artists.
The AFRIMA 3.0 award concert held on November 6, 2016 at the Eko Convention Centre, Lagos
Although wizkid was nominated in the Best Male Act Western Africa, Song of the Year, and Best African Pop act categories, he lost out to Flavour, Diamond Platnumz’s ‘Utanipenda’ and Diamond Platnumz for the respective categories.
wizkid has been winning different award here and there , the star boy singer recently won MTV Africa Music Awards for the Best Artist Of The Year category
wizkid’s music has been steadily gaining more international recognition, featuring like the likes of Drake, Chris brown and Rihanna. No doubt Wizkid has enjoyed a phenomenal career this year
Over the weekend, wizkid also won the Best African Act and Best Worldwide Act at the MTV EMA’s, while also winning the Best African Act at the 2016 MOBO Awards a few weeks ago