Just last year, at the headies kiss Daniel missed out on a next rated award to Mavin's REEKADO Banks, though that category was keenly contested. This year, he takes a complete swoop, raking the highest number of awards.
Kiss Daniel was the biggest winner at the Headies awards 2016, taking home three awards, one of which was for album of the year.
Ill Bliss, indigenous rapper, was right on Daniel’s tail with a total of two wins, his highest ever in the history of the Headies.
Darey Art-Alade also won two awards for his hit single, ‘Pray for Me’. One of his awards was in the coveted category of ‘recording of the year’.
Wizkid, as expected, was named artiste of the year while Olamide won for ‘best rap single’ and ‘best streethop’.
Here’s the full list of winners:
Clarence Peters (Soldier)
Best R& B/Pop album
Kiss Daniel (New Era)
Recording of the Year
Darey Art-Alade (Pray For Me)
Hip Hop World revelation
Lyricist on the Roll
Best Rap Single
Olamide (Eyan Mayweather)
Best Rap Album
Special Recongnition Award
Album of the Year
Artiste of the Year
Patoranking Best Alternative song – Bez
Best Vocal Performance (female)
Producer of the Year
Hall of Fame
Best Vocal Performance (Male)
Falz featuring Simi – Soldier
Best Pop Single
Reggea Blues – Harrysong ft Olamide, Orezi, Iyanya, KCee.