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5 Nigerian Artist Who Won Top Awards
5 Nigerian Artist Who Won Top Awards

Africans could count Nigeria as one of their pride in the entertainment field especially music where there are tremendous genuine stars who had brought the industry to a higher level since the early years. Many had retired, many had passed away, but their symbol is still portrayed by new great artists, keeping the hierarchy of the industry higher and higher. There is a copious Nigerian music artist who won the top awards, keeping Africans in shock, With no doubt, Everyone believed that heroes are still in Africa. Below are the photos of some Nigerian artist who won top awards.

Skiru Adepoju

He is a well-known music artist for his wonders on traditional music and his drum. People get nervous each time he drums during shows and even his albums. This went on and earned him the greatest award ever, he won the Grammy and became the only and first-ever Nigerian artist to win a Grammy yet. He was the artist of the best contemporary world music album. He is currently 69 years old.



The great son of the multi-billionaire Adeleke, enjoying his present relationship with Chioma her spouse had once proved his qualities as a Nigerian artist with his great songs and vibes.

Counting from the awards he has won so far, the greatest is the Bet award which he won in favor of his single aye.

This has shown his qualities as he had won other minor awards to his name.


The root son of Lagos State Wizkid had proved his great energy-boosting from grass to grace, starting up with a little firm and ended in large. He had also won top awards like the best music artist of the year in Africa from MTV base. He also won other minor awards.

His albums had been thrilling Nigerian since his debut.

Burna Boy

The new trending Afrobeat giant better known as the giant of Africa nearly won the second Grammy for Nigeria but lost to his nominee. He had been releasing hits that even thrilled other parts of the world. He also won the best African music artist in Africa from the MTV base.

That has been a joy to remember as he had won many awards in just a year.

2face (2baba)

2face Idibia will ever remain a legend for his great efficiency, working in the industry since 2005, despite the complications of the music industry he is still boosting. He had warned the best African music artist from Mtv base years back.

He also won other minor awards too, and the present awards too. He keeps proving his legend.



Timaya along with 2face is legendary, staying very active in the industry for years, they are one of the Nigerian Music artists who boosted its recognition. He also won Minor awards ranging from Mtv base to others.

He has never stopped bringing out jams as the whole country dance to his rhythm.

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