Who Is The Most Awarded Musician In Nigeria? 

Who Is The Most Awarded Musician In Nigeria?

There are a lot of things that make up an artist’s prestige, legacy, and name. Awards and honors given to artists are some of these things because they are physical gifts from an outside source that recognizes and honors their work and recognizes them. Artists and their fans see awards as a way to show off.

Who Is The Most Awarded Musician In Nigeria?

Check the list below.


It is said that everyone in Nigeria loves Wizkid because he is so important to the country. When you learn that he has won 65 awards from 223 nominations, he has the most awards as a Nigerian artist. And he has won the most awards at the BET awards, Soul Train awards, Billboard awards, and iHeartRadio Music Awards. 


It doesn’t matter that he changed his name from TuFace to 2Baba; he will always be known as one of the best Nigerian musicians ever. As far back as 2015, he was the first person to win the MTV Europe Best African Act Award. 2Baba thinks he needs 51 awards to become the second most-talked about Nigerian musician at the moment. 


Davido isn’t afraid to talk about how well he’s done, and his awards show that he’s not afraid to put his money where his mouth is. With over 30 nominations, the megastar has 4 BET Awards and 7 MOBO Awards to his name. 

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4. Dbanj 

When people think about afrobeats, D’Banj will be seen as one of the most important people who spread the music outside of Africa. There have been 29 awards given out from about 87 nominations because of his work and strides. 

5.Burna Boy

He started calling himself the African Giant in early 2019. Now that he has won a Grammy and many other awards, he deserves it. Burna Boy has won 23 awards out of 47 nominations so far. 


If you want to listen to indigenous hip-hop or street-hop music, Olamide is known as a godfather. The rapper has a lot of awards, with 22 from 56 nominations. 

7. Tiwa Savage

She has been making her mark in the music world ever since. Tiwa Savage has been nominated for 70 awards. She has been nominated for 20 of them. 

8. P-Square 

It’s called P Square. Paul and Peter Okoye made it. 

An old duo that was made up of Peter and Paul Okoye is no longer around. They made music together. In 2006, the brothers won five awards at the Headies. They had 37 nominations for 37 awards, and they got 17 out of them, so they had 37 chances. 

9.Ice Prince 

Ice Prince is one of the few Nigerian rappers who can hit you in the face with his savage lines and catchy choruses. Not many have done this in the country. A lot of people have nominated him for 17 awards and he has been nominated for 38. 

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10. Flavour 

The afropop singer is known and respected in Africa for being one of the best performers and a great all-around entertainer in the country. There have been 38 nominations for Flavour, and he has won 14 out of them.

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