Wizkid Wins Mobo Awards’ Best International Act; Davido Wins Best African

Nigerian sensation, has beaten off very strong competition to win the Best International Act Award at the 2017 MOBO Awards.

He won in a category which featured the likes of Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar, Cardi B, Travis Scott, Migos, DJ Khaled, Solange, Drake, and SZA.

The Starboy becomes the first African artist to have won the BET Award and MOBO Award for Best African Act, MTV EMA for Best Worldwide Act and also the Best International award at the MOBO Awards.

also had a good showing on the evening winning the Best African Act. He joins other Nigerians, 2Baba and D’Banj as the only Artists to have won the Best African Act awards at the MTV EMAs, BET Awards and MOBO Awards.

Source: MOBO Awards

Other acts who enjoyed strong showings includes British MC, Stormzy, who won 3 awards, J Hus, Craig David, Damian Marley and others.

Peep the full list of winners below and share your thoughts.

The 2017 Mobo winners in full

Best male act: Stormzy

Best female act: Stefflon Don

Best album: Stormzy – Gang Signs & Prayer

Best newcomer: Dave

Best song: J Hus – Did You See

Best video: Mist – Hot Property

Best hip-hop act: Giggs

Best grime act: Stormzy

Best R&B/soul act: Craig David

Best international act:

Best African act:

Best reggae act: Damian Marley

Best jazz act: Moses Boyd

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