Wizkid clinched the Best International Act award defeating the likes of Drake, Jay-z, Solange Knowles, Travis Scott, Cardi B, Kendrick Lamar at the just concluded 2017 MOBO Awards which was held in Leeds at the first Direct Arena.
This just confirms that Wizkid is actually growing from winning the Best African Act in 2011 and 2016 at the same MOBO Awards to getting the international recognition.
Davido also won the Best African act among list of favourite like: Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, Mr Eazi, Maleek Berry, Eugy, Sarkodie, Tekno and Wande Coal.
Stormzy was the big winner for the night with three awards; Best male act, best grime act and best album.
See full list of winners below:
Best Male Act: Stormzy
Best Female Act: Stefflon Don
Best Album: Stormzy – Gang signs & Prayer
Best new comer: Dave
Best song: J Hus – Did you see
Best Reggae act: Damian Marley
Best African act: Davido
Best RnB act: Craig David
Best international act: Wizkid
Best Jazz act: Moses Boyd
Best gospel act: Volney Morgan & New-ye
Best hip-hop act – Giggs
Best grime act – Stormzy
Best Video: Mist – Hot property