Wizkid won two wins at the 2021 Music of Black Origin, MOBO, awards on Sunday, November 5, defeating Drake, Kanye West, Rema, and many others to win Best International Act.
Ayra Star, Burna Boy, Tia Savage, Davido, and others were among the nominees for his second award, Best African Music Act.
The complete list of MOBO winners can be seen below:
*Album of the year – Dave, We’re All Alone In This Together
*Best female act – Little Simz
*Best male act – Ghetts
- Best newcomer – Central Cee
*Song of the year – Tion Wayne & Russ Millions, Body (Remix)
*Video of the year – M1llionz, Lagga
*Best grime act- Skepta
*Best R&B/soul act – Cleo Sol
*Best hip-hop act – D. Block Europe
*Best drill act – Central Cee
*Best international act – Wizkid
*Best performance in a TV show/film – Micheal Ward as Franklyn in Small Axe
*Best media personality – Chunkz & Yung Filly
*Best gospel act – Guvna B
*Best African music act – Wizkid
*Best reggae act -Shenseea
*Best jazz act – Sons of Kemet
*Best producer – Jae5
The MOBO Awards held at Coventry Building Society Arena, the United Kingdom.
It was hosted actress Leigh-Anne Pinnock, and comedian and broadcaster Munya Chawawa.