Check Out The Complete List Of Wizkid Awards Since He Began His Career
Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, better known as Wizkid, is a Nigerian music superstar who has become a global hit because to his extraordinary talent and allure.
Wizkid has amassed a bevy of important honors and trophies over the years, establishing his standing as one of Africa’s most popular and influential musicians.
In this article, we examine Wizkid’s illustrious career trajectory and highlight his noteworthy accomplishments and contributions to the world of music.
Below are the Wizkid Awards.
Award Year(s) Winning Song(s)
MTV Europe Music Award for Best African Act 2021, 2016
Grammy Award for Best Music Video 2021 BROWN SKIN GIRL
The Headies Award for Artiste of the Year 2021, 2016
BET Award for Best Collaboration 2022 Essence
MTV Video Music Award for Best Cinematography 2021 BROWN SKIN GIRL
MTV Europe Music Award for Best Worldwide Act 2016
BET Award for Best International Act: Africa 2017, 2012
The Headies Award for Best Collabo 2022, 2018 Essence, Ma Lo
Echo Award for Song of the Year 2017 One Dance
The Headies Award for Album of the Year 2022 Made in Lagos
NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Duo or Group 2020 BROWN SKIN GIRL
Soul Train Music Award for Best Collaboration 2021 Essence
Teen Choice Award for Choice Music: R&B/Hip-Hop Song 2016
NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Music Video 2022, 2021 Essence, BROWN SKIN GIRL
Billboard Music Award for Top R&B Song 2017 One Dance
The Headies Award for Song of the Year 2022, 2016 Essence, Ojuelegba
iHeartRadio Music Award for HipHop Song of the Year 2017 One Dance
MTV Africa Music Award for Best Male 2016
NAACP Image Award for Outstanding International Song 2022 Essence
American Music Award for Favorite Afrobeats Artist 2022
Soul Train Music Awards: The Ashford & Simpson Songwriter’s Award 2019 BROWN SKIN GIRL
iHeartRadio Music Award for Most Thumbed Up Song of the Year 2017 One Dance
Soul Train Music Award for Video of the Year 2020 BROWN SKIN GIRL
The Headies Award for Best R&B Single 2022 Essence
Nigeria Entertainment Award for Hottest Single of the Year 2015, 2014 Ojuelegba, Pull Over
MTV Africa Music Award for Best Collaboration 2016 Soweto Baby
iHeartRadio Music Award for Afrobeats Artist of the Year 2023
The Headies Award for Best Afrobeat Pop Album (Nigeria) 2022 Made in Lagos
The Future Awards Africa Prize for Young Person of the Year 2017
Billboard Music Award for Top Streaming Song (Audio) 2017 One Dance
AFRIMA Award for Best Male Artiste In West Africa 2023
MTV Africa Music Award for Artist of the Year 2016
The Headies Award for Best R&B/Pop Album 2018, 2016 Sounds from the Other Side, Ayo
Nigeria Entertainment Award for Male Artist of the Year 2015
City People Entertainment Award for Pop Artiste of the Year 2015
MuchMusic Video Award for iHeartRadio Canadian Single of the Year 2017 One Dance
BET Her Award 2020 BROWN SKIN GIRL
The Headies Award for Viewer’s Choice 2021, 2018 Come Closer
Billboard Music Award for Top R&B Collaboration 2017 One Dance
NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration (Contemporary) 2023 Call Me Every Day
Top Naija Music Award for Best Collaboration with “A” List Artiste 2015 Boogie Down
NOTABLE WIZKID AWARDS
Grammy Award for Best Music Video:
One of Wizkid’s groundbreaking achievements came in 2021 when he won the Grammy Award for Best Music Video for his collaboration on “BROWN SKIN GIRL.” This historic moment not only showcased his creative genius but also served as a testament to the global recognition he has attained.
Wizkid’s influence extends beyond Africa, as demonstrated by his multiple wins at the BET Awards. Notably, he clinched the Best International Act: Africa award in 2017 and 2012, emphasizing his ability to captivate audiences worldwide.
The Headies Award for Artiste of the Year:
The prestigious Headies Award, a significant accolade in the Nigerian music industry, has recognized Wizkid’s exceptional artistry. With victories in 2021 and 2016 for the coveted Artiste of the Year category, Wizkid’s impact on the local music scene cannot be overstated.
Billboard Music Awards:
Wizkid’s talent has resonated beyond borders, evidenced by his success at the Billboard Music Awards. He secured the Top R&B Song award in 2017 for the chart-topping hit “One Dance” further solidifying his position as a global music icon.
MTV Europe Music Awards and MTV Africa Music Awards:
Wizkid’s contributions to the African music industry have been celebrated at both the MTV Europe Music Awards and MTV Africa Music Awards. He won the Best African Act award in 2021, 2016, and the Best Worldwide Act award in 2016, reflecting his ability to transcend borders and captivate diverse audiences.
NAACP Image Awards and Soul Train Music Awards:
Wizkid’s exceptional collaborations have earned him recognition at the NAACP Image Awards and Soul Train Music Awards. With wins for Outstanding Duo or Group (NAACP Image Award, 2020) and Best Collaboration (Soul Train Music Award, 2021), his ability to create impactful and memorable music is unquestionable.
Wizkid’s award-winning journey is a testament to his exceptional talent and groundbreaking contributions to the music industry. From Grammy Awards to BET Awards, Billboard Music Awards to MTV Europe Music Awards, his recognition spans continents, showcasing the global impact of his artistry.
Wizkid’s ability to bridge cultures and create music that resonates with people from diverse backgrounds has cemented his status as a trailblazer and pioneer in the African music scene.
As he continues to captivate audiences worldwide, it’s evident that Wizkid’s influence and awards will only continue to grow, solidifying his place among the greats of contemporary music.