We are always super excited to be nominated and win awards for our work on BellaNaija and last weekend when the Beatz Awards 2.0 held, BN won the award for “Best Blog of the Year”.
Thank you to our amazing BN readers that voted and especially to those that keep coming back to the BN platform to be part of our community. We love you.
Other winners of the night include Masterkraft (with the most awards for the night), Kiss Daniel, DJ Cuppy, Cobhams Asuquo, DJ Coublon, DJ Spinall, DJ Altims, Sess, Olaitan Dada and more. The event was hosted by Seyilaw and Angel Ufuoma.
See the full list of winners below.
- Best Producer: Masterkraft – Finally
- New Discovery Producer: Sess the Problem Kid – Softwork
- Best Afro Pop Producer: DJ Altims – Oluwa Ni
- Best Afro Beat Producer: DJ Coublon – Good Time
- Best Afro R&B Producer: Mystro – Type of Woman
- Best Afro Hip-Hop Producer: Sess the Problem Kid – Bad Baddo Baddest
- Best Afro Highlife Producer: Masterkraft – Jombo
- Best Afro Rock Producer: Rotimi Keys – Deliverer
- Best Afro Soul Producer: Cobhams Asuquo – Aduke
- Best Afro Dancehall Producer: Gospel on D Beat – No Kissing
- Best Afro Jazz Producer: Femi Leye – Ayo
- Best Afro Gospel Producer: Rotimi Keys – Nani Gi (Mairo)
- Best New Discovery DJ: DJ Classic
- Best DJ Male: DJ Spinnall
- Best DJ Female: DJ Cuppy
- Best Mixing & Mastering Engineer: Olaitan Dada – Pray For Me (Darey)
- Best Radio Station: The Beat99.9FM
- Best Entertainment Station Award (Terrestrial): STV
- Best Entertainment Station Award (Cable): HipTV
- Best Artist Manager: Sunday Are – Wizkid
- Best Music Video Director: Ajefilm Works – Jumbo (Kiss Daniel)
- Best Live Band: Shuga Band
- Best OAP: Elvina Ibru
- Best Record Company (Marketer): Uba Pacific Music
- Best Record Label: StarBoy
- Best Blog: BellaNaija
- Best Online Music Platform: Tooxclusive
- Best Song Writer: Kiss Daniel – Mama
- Best Choreographer: Lovette
There was also a special Recognition Award for MTN Nigeria for their outstanding contributions to the Entertainment Industry and Obi Asika was also honored as the industry professional of the year award.