The 16th edition of the Headies Awards ceremony that celebrates Afrobeats and African culture took place on Sunday, September 4, at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center in Atlanta. The show was hosted by American actor, Terrence Jenkins and Nigerian actress Osas Ighodoro. At the 2023 Headies Awards, Rema was the biggest winner, picking three gongs. He won Best Male Artiste, African Artiste Of The Year, and Digital Artiste Of The Year. Other big winners were Asake with two gongs including the coveted Next Rated Award which comes with a 2022 Bentley Bentayga SUV. Burna Boy picked up the Afrobeat Single of the Year and the Best R&B Song. See the full list of winners below. BEST RAP SINGLEDeclan Rice by ODUMODUBLVCKBEST MALE VOCAL PERFORMANCEKpe Paso by Wande CoalBEST ALTERNATIVE SONGTinko Tinko by Obong JayarBEST VIDEO DIRECTORCalm Down by Director K (Rema)BEST RAP ALBUMYoung Preacher by BlaqbonezLYRICIST ON THE ROLLFlytalk Only by Payper CorleonePRODUCER OF THE YEARAbracadabraby RexxieBEST MALE ARTISTRema ROOKIE OF THE YEARODUMODUBLVCKBEST INSPIRATIONAL SONGEze Ebube by Neon AdejoAFROBEATS SINGLE OF THE YEARLast Last by Burna BoySPECIAL RECOGNITIONSound SultanDIGITAL ARTIST OF THE YEARCalm Down by Rema BEST STREET HIP-HOP ARTISTEChance (Na Ham) by Seyi VibezNEXT-RATEDAsakeALBUM OF THE YEAR Mr. Money With The Vibe by AsakeBEST COLLABORATIONWhos Your Guy Remix by Spyro, Tiwa SavageAFRICAN ARTISTE OF THE YEAR Rema (Nigeria)BEST WEST AFRICAN ARTISTE OF THE YEAR Black Sherif (Ghana)BEST R&B AlbumThe Brothers Keeper by Chike INTERNATIONAL ARTISTE OF THE YEARSelena GomezBEST RECORDING OF THE YEARSoweto by Victony, TempoeBEST VOCAL PERFORMANCE (FEMALE)In Between by WajeBEST CENTRAL AFRICAN ARTISTE OF THE YEARLibianca (Cameroon)HEADIES VIEWERS CHOICESoweto by VictonyBEST EAST AFRICAN ARTISTE OF THE YEARDiamond Platinumz (Tanzania)BEST NORTH AFRICAN ARTISTE OF THE YEAREl Grande Toto (Morocco)SONGWRITER OF THE YEARLoyal by Simi Kosoko, Goodsfavour Chidozie, Kosoko Adekunle, Marcel AkunwataBEST R&B SINGLEFor my hand by Burna Boy BEST FEMALE ARTISTEAyra StarrBEST SOUTHERN AFRICAN ARTISTE OF THE YEARFocalistic (South Africa)BEST ALTERNATIVE ALBUMGbagada Express by BOJ HALL OF FAMEYoussou Ndour The post Full list of winners at the 2023 Headies Awards appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog.