The annual award ceremony was hosted by Mavin Records acts Tiwa Savage and Dr Sid, and featured thrilling performances by Iyanya, Sean Tizzle, Seyi Shay, Praiz and much more. In addition, Fuji Artist was inducted into the Headies Hall Of Fame.

Olamide was the king of the night; picking up 3 awards for himself plus an award for collaborating with Phyno on Ghost Mode. Afro pop star Sean Tizzle won the Next Rated award which came with a Hyundai Tucson SUV. As with other years, the winner of this award have gone on to dominate the Nigerian music industry. The jury is definitely out on him.

Check out the full list of winners for the night.

BEST RECORDING OF THE YEAR

THIS YEAR – JAYWON

PRODUCER OF THE YEAR

DTUNES – SHO LEE

BEST MUSIC VIDEO

Alingo – CLARENCE PETERS

BEST R&B/POP ALBUM

O.B.O. – DAVIDO

BEST R&B SINGLE

GOOD GOOD LOVING – BANKY W

BEST POP SINGLE

IHE NE ME – 2FACE

BEST REGGAE/DANCEHALL SINGLE

I WISH – WAJE

BEST RAP ALBUM

YBNL – OLAMIDE

BEST COLLABO

GHOST MODE – PHYNO FT. OLAMIDE

BEST RAP SINGLE

MAN OF THE YEAR – PHYNO

BEST VOCAL PERFORMANCE (MALE)

RICH AND FAMOUS – PRAIZ

BEST VOCAL PERFORMANCE (FEMALE)

ONLY YOU – NIKKI LAOYE

NEXT RATED

SEAN TIZZLE

HIP HOP WORLD REVELATION

OMO BABA OLOWO – DAVIDO

LYRICIST ON THE ROLL

MODE 9 – LET IT GO

BEST STREET-HOP ARTISTE

DUROSOKE – OLAMIDE

BEST ‘ALTERNATIVE’ SONG

REPETE – BLACKMAGIC

ALBUM OF THE YEAR

YBNL – OLAMIDE

ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

IYANYA

SONG OF THE YEAR

LIMPOPO – KCEE

Check out photos from the event in the gallery below.