Lagos - Once again Wizkid has received the awards for Artiste of the year and Best Male artiste at the 2016 Soundcity MVP Awards held on december 29 at Eko Hotel and Suites, reports Pulse.ng
The Star boy was crowned artiste of the year beating Olamide, Yemi Alade, Diamond Platinumz (Tanzania) and Sarkodie (Ghana).
In the Best Male artiste category, the singer was up against Diamond Platinumz (Tanzania), Emtee (South Africa) as well as Nigeria’s favourites Falz, Olamide, Patoranking and Phyno.
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The 'Ojuelegba' crooner was also nominated in the Best Pop artiste and Best Digital artiste of the year categories.
On October 22, 2016, Wizkid won Artiste of the Year at the Headies 2016, in a keenly tight category edging out Yemi Alade, Tiwa Savage, Falz and Olamide.
The singer's international penetration was the major highlight of his year, collaborating with Canadian rapper Drake's 'One dance', whose album "Views" has been nominated at the forthcoming Grammys, February 2017.
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