Davido wins 2017 Best African Act Award.
Davido has emerged victorious at the 2017 MTV EMA, as he won the ‘Best African Act.”
The award ceremony was held on Sunday at the SSE Arena in Wembley, London, and hosted by Rita Ora.
Davido defeated Wizkid, and his South African counterpart, Nasty C. Other African artists in the same category were Babes Wodumo , C4 Pedro and Nyashinki from Kenya.
See full list of winners below:
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The winner in this category is Shawn Mendes.
Others in the category are: Ariana Grande, Ed Sheeran, Kendrick Lamar, Miley Cyrus and Taylor Swift.
The winner in this category is Shawn Mendes – “There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back”
Clean Bandit – “Rockabye” ft. Sean Paul & Anne-Marie
DJ Khaled – “Wild Thoughts” ft. Rihanna, Bryson Tiller
Ed Sheeran – “Shape of You”
Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee – “Despacito (Remix)” ft. Justin Bieber
BEST AFRICAN ACT
The winner is Davido
Others are; Wizkid, Nasty C, Babes Wodumo, C4 Pedro and Nyashinki
BEST U.S. ACT
Winner: Fifth Harmony
Others in the category are; Bruno Mars, DJ Khaled, Kendrick Lamar and Taylor Swift.
BEST CANADIAN ACT
The winner is Shawn Mendes.
Others in the category are Alessia Cara, Drake, Justin Bieber and The Weeknd
BEST UK & IRELAND ACT
Others are; Dua Lipa, Ed Sheeran, Little Mix and Stormzy
Zayn Malik- Winner
Others are; Dua Lipa, Harry Styles, Rita Ora and Taylor Swift
Dua Lipa- Winner
Others- Julia Michaels, Khalid, KYLE and Rag’n’Bone Man
Camila Cabello- Winner
Others- Demi Lovato, Miley Cyrus, Shawn Mendes and Taylor Swift
Kendrick Lamar – “HUMBLE.-Winner
Foo Fighters – “Run”
Katy Perry – “Bon Appétit” ft. Migos
KYLE – “iSpy” ft. Lil Yachty
Taylor Swift – “Look What You Made Me Do”
Others- Bruno Mars, Coldplay, Eminem and U2
Winner: David Guetta
Others- Major Lazer, Martin Garrix, Calvin Harris and The Chainsmokers
Others- Foo Fighters, Royal Blood, The Killers and U2
BEST HIP HOP
Others- Drake, Future, Kendrick Lamar and Post Malone
Winner: Thirty Seconds To Mars
Others – Imagine Dragons, Lana Del Rey, Lorde and The xx
Winner: Shawn Mendes
Others – Ariana Grande, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry and Taylor Swift
BEST WORLD STAGE
Steve Aoki – Live from Isle of MTV Malta 2016
Kings of Leon – Live from Oude Luxor Theatre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands 2016
DNCE – Live from Isle of MTV Malta 2017
Winner: The Chainsmokers – Live from Isle of MTV Malta 2017
Foo Fighters – Live from Barcelona, Spain 2017
Source: Naija News