HomeLifestyleCityBuzzBetween Wizkid And Davido, Who Has Won The Most Awards (Updated)

Between Wizkid And Davido, Who Has Won The Most Awards (Updated)

Published on

Between Wizkid And Davido, Who Has Won The Most Awards

The comparison between two Nigerian top acts, Davido and Wizkid will continue for another decade. A number of times, fans, bloggers, entertainment newscasters, and followers have severally placed the duo side-by-side, with the aim of determining who is superior.

CityBuzz can report that Wizkid, whose real name, is Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, started recording music at the age of 11 and managed to release a collaborative album with the Glorious Five, a group he and a couple of his church friends formed. 

Davido, whose real name is David Adedeji Adeleke, was born an American, and raised in Lagos; made his music debut as a member of the music group KB International.

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZEVGY-EXSao]Davido dropped out of Oakwood University, where he was studying Business Administration to pursue his musical career before age 20. He rose to the limelight in 2011 when he dropped “Omo Baba Olowo (OBO).

Read Also:


Six Possible Reasons Davido Vacates Social Media


CityBuzz can also report between these two acts, there are over one hundred and ten awards between these two artists, but who has gotten the most?

Below is how Davido and Wizkid have year-in, year out dominate the Nigerian music industry with the numbers of awards garnered:

2010

WIZKID

1. 2010 Dynamix All Youth Awards – Promising Artiste of the Year DAVIDO Warming up

2011

WIZKID 2. 2011 City People Entertainment Awards – Best New Male Artiste3. 2011 The Headies – Next Rated4. 2011 Nigeria Entertainment Awards (NEA) – Best New Act of the Year5. 2011 Dynamix All Youth Awards – Artiste of the Year6. 2011 MOBO Awards – Best African Act

 

  DAVIDO

  • 2011 Dynamix All Youth Awards- Promising Youth Artiste
  • 2011 Dynamix All Youth Awards- Song of the Year (Back When)

2012 WIZKID

7. 2012 Nigeria Entertainment Awards (NEA) – Best Pop/R&B Artist of the Year8. 2012 Nigeria Entertainment Awards (NEA) – Best Album of the Year (Superstar)9. 2012 The Headies – Hip Hop World Revelation of the Year10. 2012 The Headies – Artist of the Year

11. 2012 BET Awards – Best International Act Africa 12. 2012 The Future Awards – Musician of the Year

DAVIDO 3. 2012 Channel O Music Video Awards – Most Gifted Newcomer Video of the Year (Dami Duro)4. 2012 Kora Awards – Best Newcomer Award5. 2012 Nigeria Music Video Awards (NMVA) – Best Video By A New Artiste (Dami Duro)6. 2012 The Headies Awards – Next Rated

7.. 2012 Nigeria Entertainment Awards (NEA) – Hottest Single of the Year (Dami Duro)8. 2012 Nigeria Entertainment Awards (NEA) – Best New Act of the Year9. 2012 Nigeria Entertainment Awards (NEA) – Best Collabo of the Year [Carolina (Sauce Kid featuring Davido)]

2013 WIZKID 13. 2013 City People Entertainment Awards – Musician of the Year (Male)

14. 2013 Ghana Music Awards – African Artist of the Year15. 2013 4Syte TV Music Video Awards – Best Group Video of the Year [(“Slow Down” (R2Bees featuring Wizkid)]

16. 2013 Channel O Music Video Awards – Most Gifted Video of the Year (Azonto)

DAVIDO

10. 2013 The Headies Awards -Hip Hop World Revelation11. 2013 The Headies Awards -Best R&B/Pop Album(Omo Baba Olowo)12. 2013 Nigeria Entertainment Awards(NEA) -Best Pop/R&B Artiste of the Yr

2014 WIZKID

17. 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards (NEA) – Hottest Single of the Year [Pull Over” (KCee featuring Wizkid)]18. 2014 Channel O Music Video Awards – Most Gifted Duo/Group or Featuring [Pull Over”(KCee featuring Wizkid)]

 

DAVIDO

13. 2014 BET Awards – Best International Act: Africa14. 2014 Ben TV Awards – Music Video of the Year (Aye) 15. 2014 African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) – Best Male West Africa16. 2014 African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) – Artist of the Year

 

17. 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) – Best Male

18. 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) – Artist of the Year19. 2014 Nigeria Music Video Awards (NMVA) – Best Afro Pop Video (Aye)20. 2014 Ghana Music Awards – African Artiste Of The Year

 

21. 2014 City People Entertainment Awards – Musician Of The Year (Male)

22. 2014 The Headies Awards – Artiste of the Year23. 2014 The Headies Awards – Song of the Year (Aye)

24. 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards (NEA) – Best Collaboration [(Gallardo” (RunTown featuring Davido)]

 

25. 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards(NEA) -Male Artist of the Year

26. 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards (NEA) – Hottest Single of the Year(Aye)27. 2014 All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) -Song of the Year (Aye)28. 2014 All Africa Music Awards(AFRIMA) -Best African Hip Hop(Aye)

 

29. 2014 All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) – Best Male in Western Africa 2015

WIZKID19. 2015 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) – Best Male20. 2015 The Headies – Best R&B/Pop Album (Ayo)21. 2015 The Headies – Song of The Year (Ojuelegba)

 

22. 2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards (NEA) – Hottest Single of The Year (Ojuelegba)

23. 2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards (NEA) – Male Artist of the Year24. 2015 African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) – Best Video of the Year (Ojuelegba)

25. 2015 African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) – Song of the Year (Ojuelegba)

DAVIDO30. 2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards (NEA) – Best Pop Artist of the Year31. 2015 African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) – Best Male West Africa

 

2016 WIZKID 26. 2016 African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) – Crossing Boundaries with Music 27. 2016 The Headies – Artist of the Year

28. 2016 Ghana Music Awards – African Artist of the Year29. 2016 African Pride Awards – African Artist of the Year

 

30. 2016 MOBO Awards – Best African Act

31. 2016 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) – Artist of the Year

32. 2016 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) – Best Male Act33. 2016 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) – Best Collaboration [Wizkid (Ft DJ Maphorisa ) and DJ Bucks) -Soweto Baby]

34. 2016 All Africa Music Awards(AFRIMA) – Artiste of the Year

35. 2016 Soundcity MVP Awards – Best Male 36. 2016 Soundcity MVP Awards – African Artiste of the Year

37. 2016 Teen Choice Awards – R&B/Hip-Hop Song (“One Dance” – Drake featuring Wizkid and Kyla) DAVIDO No Awards

2017 WIZKID

38. 2017 African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) – Best Collaboration (Wizkid ft Chris Brown – African Bad Girl)39. 2017 MOBO Awards – Best International Act: Wizkid40. 2017 All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA)- Song of the year [“Come Closer” (featuring Drake)]

41. 2017 All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) – Best West African Artiste 42. 2017 All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) – Artiste of the Year in Africa

43. 2017 BET Awards – Best International Act: Africa 44. 2017 iHeartRadio – Hip Hop Song of 2017 (Drake ft Wizkid and Kyla)

45. 2017 Future Awards Africa – Young Person of 2017

46. 2017 Echo Awards – One Dance – Song of 201747. 2017 Billboard Awards – Top Streaming Song (Audio) – “One Dance” – Drake featuring Wizkid and Kyla

You May Also Like:


There Was A Toyin Aimakhu – Toyin Abraham Speaks On Her Transformation


48. 2017 Billboard Awards – Top R&B Song (Drake featuring WizKid & Kyla, “One Dance”) 49. 2017 Billboard Awards – Top R&B Collaboration – Drake featuring WizKid & Kyla (“One Dance”) 50. 2017 Soundcity MVP Awards – Digital Artiste of the Year

  • 2017 ASCAP award (Drake featuring WizKid & Kyla, “One Dance”)

Between Wizkid And Davido, Who Has Won The Most Awards

DAVIDO

  • 2017 African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) – Artist of The Year
  • 2017 African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) – Song of The Year (If)
  • 2017 Future Awards Africa – Prize For Music
  • 2017 MOBO Awards – Best African Act
  • 2017 MTV Europe Music Awards – Best African Act
  • 2017 Soundcity MVP Awards – African Artiste Of The Year
  • 2017 Soundcity MVP Awards – Video of the year (If)
  • 2017 Soundcity MVP Awards – Song of the year (If)

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iDhJZxS_y2g]

 

2018

WIZKID

52. 2018 African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) – Video of the Year (Soco)

53. 2018 African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) – Song of the Year (Soco)

54. 2018 The Headies – Best R&B/Pop Album (Sounds from the Other Side)

55. 2018 The Headies – Best Collabo [Ma Lo (Tiwa Savage ft Wizkid)]

56. 2018  The Headies – Viewer’s Choice [Wizkid – Come Closer ft, Drake]

DAVIDO

40. 2018  African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) – Best Male West Africa

41. 2018 The Headies – Artiste of the Year

42. 2018 The Headies – Song of the Year (If)

43. 2018 The Headies – Best Pop Single (If)

44. 2018  BET Awards – Best International Act

45. 2018 All Africa Music Awards – Best Male Artiste in Western Africa

46. 2018 All Africa Music Awards – Artiste of the Year

47. 2018 All Africa Music Awards – Best Artiste, Duo or Group in African Contemporary (Odo Remix Ft. Mayorkun and Davido)

WIZKID

57. 2019  All Africa Music Awards – Song of The Year (Fever)

58. 2019  Soul Train Music Awards – The Ashford & Simpson Songwriter’s Award (BSG)

59. 2019 Sound City Awards – Best Collaboration (SOCO – Starboy Ft Wizkid, Terri, Spotless & Ceeza Milli)[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xvxNCdnguQM]DAVIDO

48. 2019 African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) – Crossing Boundaries with Music Award49. 2019 Sound City MVP Awards – Best Pop Act 2020

WIZKID

60. 2020 NAACP Image Awards – NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Duo or Group (Brown Skin Girl)

61. 2020 Mobo Awards – Best African Act Wizkid was nominated alongside Burna Boy, Davido, Rema, Fireboy, Adekunle Gold, and Tiwa Savage in the Best African Act category. This is Wizkid’s fourth MOBO win. He has won the MOBO Best African Act” and “Best International Act” Awards at different times.

DAVIDO

50. 2020 Soundcity MVP Awards – Digital Artiste of the Year

 

DAVIDO

51. Headies’ Best Music Video of The Year For his 1 Milli

52. Humanitarian Award of the Year [Headies 2022] – Davido

53. Digital Artiste of the Year [Headies 2022] – Davido

WIZKID

62: Headies’ Viewer’s Choice Awards – 2020

63. Headies’ Artiste Of The Year Award – 2020

64. Grammy Award for his role on ‘Brown Skin Girl’ off the 2019 album, ‘The Lion King’, at the 63rd Grammy Award.

He won the award alongside Beyonce, who owns the song and featured artists – Wizkid, Blue Ivy, and SAINt JHN

65. NAACP Image Award for his feature on Brown Skin Girl alongside Beyonce, Saint John, and Blue-Ivy Carter.

66. MTV EMA African Best Act – 2021 Wizkid beat Diamond Platinums, Amaraae, Tems, And Focalistic to claim the plaque

67. AFRIMA 2021 – Artist of the year 

68. AFRIMA 2021 – Best African Collaboration and Song of the Year – Essence (FT Tems)

69. AFRIMA 2021 – Song of the year

70. Apple Music Awards – African Artist of The Year 2021

71. Rolling Stone Top 50 Song – Wizkid’s Essence Featuring Tems and Justin Bieber Emerged Best Song of 2021

72. MOBO Awards 2021 – ‘Best International Act’ 

73. MOBO Awards 2021 – ‘Best African Act’ 

74. Best Male Artist – African Entertainment Awards USA (AEAUSA)

75. Best Collaboration (Wizkid – Essence ft. Tems) – (AEAUSA)

76. Best Music Video (Wizkid – Essence Ft. Tems) – (AEAUSA)

77. Song of the Year (WizKid – Essence ft. Tems) – (AEAUSA)

78. Album of the Year (Wizkid “Made In Lagos”) – (AEAUSA)

79. Outstanding International Song
“Essence”- Wizkid featuring Tems & Justin Bieber

80. Outstanding Music Video/Visual Album
“Essence”- Wizkid featuring Tems

Read Also:


Like Burnaboy, Wizkid Loses Grammy Awards To Angelique Kidjo, Fans Disappointed
 

81. Best Collaboration – BET Awards 2022

 “Essence” – Wizkid Feat. Justin Bieber & Tems beats the likes of DJ Khaled, Kendrick Lamar, Nicki Minaj, Drake, and more to emerge the winner.

82. Best Collaboration “Essence” – Wizkid Feat. Tems | Headies 2022

83. Best R&B single  “Essence” – Wizkid Feat. Tems | Headies 2022

84. Song Of The Year – “Essence” – Wizkid Feat. Tems

85. Album Of The Year – “Made In Lagos (Deluxe Edition)” – Wizkid

86. iHeartRadio Titanium Award – “Essence” – Wizkid Feat. Tems, Justin Bieber

We hope you enjoy this journey into Davido and Wizkid careers awards. Follow us by clicking on the red bell to the bottom right for fresh gist.

Latest articles

Celebrities Mourn Mr Ibu Who Dies After Protracted Illness

Nollywood actor, John Okafor, popularly known as Mr Ibu, is dead.He was said to...

Issa Hayatou, The Ex-CAF President Dies At 77

Issa Hayatou, the former President of CAF has passed away according to reports.The legendary...

Inmates At The Jos Correctional Centre Protest Plan Food Ration Reduction

Inmates At The Jos Correctional Centre Protest Plan Food Ration Reduction Inmates in the Correctional...

Anikulapo And Seniyan Seranko Star Actor, Sisi Quadri, Dies At 44

Anikulapo And Seniyan Seranko Star Actor, Sisi Quadri, Dies At 44 A Yoruba Nollywood actor,...

More like this

Celebrities Mourn Mr Ibu Who Dies After Protracted Illness

Nollywood actor, John Okafor, popularly known as Mr Ibu, is dead.He was said to...

Issa Hayatou, The Ex-CAF President Dies At 77

Issa Hayatou, the former President of CAF has passed away according to reports.The legendary...

Inmates At The Jos Correctional Centre Protest Plan Food Ration Reduction

Inmates At The Jos Correctional Centre Protest Plan Food Ration Reduction Inmates in the Correctional...