Buju BNXN wins Headies Next Rated Award, Gets 2022 Bentley [Full List Of Winners]



  • Buju BNXN has been named the winner of the Headies’ Next Rated Award.
  • BNXN receives the 2022 Bentley Bentayga for winning the category on Monday.

BNXN, formerly known as Buju, is this year’s next rated award winner at the recently concluded Headies award, which was held in the early hours of Monday at Atlanta’s Cobbs Energy Performing Arts Centre.

The winner of the Next Rated category receives a brand-new car as part of the prize, as is customary at the annual award ceremony. However, the show’s organisers took it a step further this year by awarding BNXN, the category winner, a brand new 2022 Bentley.


Buju BNXN wins Headies Next Rated Award

The singer beat out Ayra Starr, Lojay, Ruger, and Zinoleesky for the award. While on stage, he dedicated the award to his late mother, who he said died of cancer.

Wizkid, Patoranking, and Ayra Starr also won big at The Headies.

Star boy Wizkid, who was represented by his manager, Sunday Are, took home several awards for his 2020 Made in Lagos album.


Wizkid has won several awards, including ‘Song of the Year,’ ‘Best Collaboration,’ and ‘Album of the Year.

Patoranking also received awards for ‘Best Recording Of The Year’ and ‘Best Reggae & Dancehall Album.’


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Buju BNXN wins Headies Next Rated Award

Ayra Starr also won the ‘Headies’ Viewer’s Choice’ category, beating out several heavyweights such as Wizkid and Olamide.

This year’s event is themed ‘Join the Movement,’ and it is the first time the show will be held outside of the country. The show was hosted by actress Osas Ighodaro and American actor and comedian Anthony Anderson.


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The complete list of winners can be found below.

Best Rap Album – Olamide (Carpe Diem)


Best Collaboration – Wizkid feat. Tems (Essence)


Best R ‘n’ B Single – Wizkid feat. Tems (Essence)


Album of the Year – Wizkid (Made in Lagos (Deluxe Edition).

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Best Vocal Performance (Male) – Oxlade (Ojuju)

Lyricist on The Roll – A-Q (The Last Cypher)


Best Streethop Artiste – Goya Menor & Nektunez (Amenor Amapiano remix)

Best Rap Single – Ladipoe feat BNXN (Feeling)


Winner of Best Alternative Single – Flavour (Doings)

Rookie of the Year – Fave

Best Inspirational Single – Kcee & Okwesili Eze group (Cultural Praise)


Special Recognition -Dbanj (Talent).


Hall of fame – Angelique Kidjo

International Artiste Special Recognition – Akon & Wycle Jean

Best Central African Artiste of the Year – Innoss’B


Winner of  Best East African Artiste of the Year – Diamond Platinumz

Best North Africas Artiste of the Year – Latifa (Tunisia)

Winner Best South African Artiste of the Year – Focalistic (South Africa).

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Best West African Artiste of the Year – Gyakie

Special Recognition – Efe Omorogbe, Sunday Are, and Bose Ogbulu

Best Reggae and Dancehall Album – Patoranking (Three)

The Best Vocal Performance (female) – Waje (Last Time).

Best Afrobeat Album – Wizkid (Made in Lagos)

Songwriter of the Year – Adekunle Gold (Sinner).

Best Music Video – TG Omori (Champion – Fireboy DML feat. D Smoke).

Buju BNXN wins Headies Next Rated Award

Artiste of the Year – Burna Boy (Nigeria)

Best Male Artiste – Burna Boy

Digital Artiste of the Year – Davido


Humanitarian Award of the Year – Davido

Best Recording of the Year – Patoranking (Celebrate Me).


Producer of the Year – SARZ (Monalisa – Lojay and SARZ)

Best Alternative Album – Ibeji (Intermission)

Headies’ Viewer’s Choice – Arya Starr (Bloody Samaritan)

Best Afrobeat Single – Fireboy DML (Peru).

You find the full list of  here.  


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