Coordinators of the Headies Grants neglected to declare champs of 13 classifications at the sixteenth version of the honor show at the Cobb Energy Performing Expressions Center in Atlanta, USA, on Sunday.
Participants and watchers across the globe were stunned when one of the hosts, entertainer Osas Ighodaro reported halfway into the show that the function had reached a conclusion, with around 13 classifications yet to be introduced.
Everyday POST saw that no female honor classification was introduced before the occasion was inconsiderately closed down at around 2:30 am Nigerian time.
The classifications that weren’t declared incorporate Best Female Artiste, Best Recording of The Year, Lyricist of The Year, Best RnB Single, Best Vocal Execution (Female), Headies Watchers’ Decision, and Best East African Artiste of the Year.
Others are Best North African Artiste of The Year, Best Southern African Artiste of The Year, Best Focal African Artiste of The Year, Global Artiste Of The Year, Best Elective Collection, and Best RnB Collection.
The end of the service halfway has inspired blended responses via online entertainment.
A few reporters guaranteed that the sudden conclusion of the occasion could be because of restricted time at the Cobb Energy Performing Expressions Center.
While the coordinators provided no good excuse for the unexpected sense of finality of the occasion, they later introduced the unannounced honors by means of online entertainment.
Ayra Starr was named Best Female Artiste of the Year, Waje won Best Vocal Execution (Female), while Victony and Tempoe won the Best Recording of The Year gong for ‘Soweto.’
Cameroon’s Libianca won the Best Focal African Artiste of the Year, Morocco’s El Grande Toto was named the Best North African Artiste of the Year, and Tanzania’s Jewel Platnumz won the Best East African Artiste of the Year grant.
Burna Kid’s ‘For My Hand’ highlighting Ed Sheeran was named the Best R&B Single, Chike’s ‘The Sibling’s Manager’ won Best R&B Collection, while Victony’s ‘Soweto’ won the Watchers’ Decision grant.
With the declaration of the victors of the excess classifications, Burna Kid presently ties Rema for the most wins (three honors each).
Burna Kid got ten selections (the most) and won three of the classes he was assigned in.