The 2021 Afro X Digital Awards WINNERS Announced!!

The 2021 Afro X Digital Awards WINNERS Announced!!


General votings for the Afro X Digital awards was closed on the 7th of March and after much deliberation by the panel, the winners for this maiden edition has been decided with Ayodeji Balogun, the musician popularly known as Wizkid taking 3 wins from his nominated categories.


Here are all the winners:


LOZA MALEOMBHO (FASHION DESIGNER OF THE YEAR)





Other nominees; Orange Culture, Maxhosa, NarokNYC, KAI, Grass Fields, Hanifa




MR MACARONI (INFLUENCER OF THE YEAR)





Other nominees; Khaby Lame, Trevor Noah, Elsa Majimbo, Ebuka, Boity



MO SALAH (ATHLETE OF THE YEAR)





Other nominees; Edouard Mendy, Kelechi Iheanacho, Eluid Kipchoge, Kamaru Usman



SARAH WAISWA (PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR)





WIZKID (ARTISTE OF THE YEAR)




Other nominees; Diamond Platnumz, Omah Lay, Tems, Master KG, Aya Nakamura, Burna Boy



OMAH LAY (BREAK OUT ARTISTE OF THE YEAR)




Other nominees; Blaq Diamond, Blxckie, ElgrandeToto, Sha Sha, Blaqbonez, Nikita Kering, Gyakie



SARZ (MUSIC PRODUCER OF THE YEAR)




Other nominees; Legendury Beatz, Tempoe, Vigro Deep, P.Prime, Telz, Richie Mensah, DJ Maphorisa & Kabza De Small



CARDI B (INTERNATIONAL ACT OF THE YEAR)




Other nominees; Justin Bieber, The Weeknd, Pop Smoke, Roddy Rich, BTS, Megan Thee Stallion



DAMAGES /TEMS (POP SONG OF THE YEAR //FEMALE)



Other nominees; Duduke (Simi), Sad Girlz Luv Money (Amarae), Forever (Gyakie), Koroba (Tiwa Savage)



POP SONG OF THE YEAR /MALE

ESSENCE // WIZKID featuring Tems


Other nominees; Infinity (Olamide & Omah Lay), Summer Yo Muthi (Blaq Diamond), FEM! (Davido), Godly (Omaha Lay), Ke Star remix (Focalistic & Davido)



RAP SONG OF THE YEAR

CROWN OF CLAY // VECTOR & MI ABAGA featuring Pheelz


Other nominees; History (Cheque & Fireboy DML), Sore (Yaw TOG), Nokthula (Cassper Nyovest), Ye x 4 (Blxckie & Nasty C), Second Sermon (Black Sheriff)



ALBUM OF THE YEAR

MADE IN LAGOS //WIZKID


Other nominees; ToKoos II (Fally Pupa), Carpe Diem (Olamide), Twice As Tall (Burna Boy), Midnight Train (Sauti Sol), Once Upon A Time In Lockdown (DJ Maphorisa & Kabza De Small)



MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR

KAMATA //DIAMOND PLATNUMZ


Other nominees; Wonderful (Burna Boy), Berna (Flavour), Hustle (Teni), Baddest Boss (Mz Vee), Show Body (Kuame Eugene)




MIDNIGHT TRAIN //SAUTI SOL (MUSIC ART OF THE YEAR)



Other nominees; Twice As Tall (Burna Boy), Made In Lagos (Wizkid), Algorithm (Show Dem Camp), LOFN 4 (WeTalkSound), Apollo (Fireboy DML), Stella Riddim (Wavy The Creator), LV N ATTN (Lojay & Sarz)



MUSIC APP OF THE YEAR

APPLE MUSIC


Other nominees; Spotify, YouTube Music, Boomplay, Audiomack



TV SERIES OF THE YEAR

BLOOD & WATER


Other nominees; King Of Boys: Return Of The King, Queen Sono, Dede, 40 & Single, The Mens Club, Castle & Castle, Fisherman?s Diary



MOVIE OF THE YEAR

I AM ALL GIRLS


Other nominees; Citation, Eyimofe, Ayinla, Black Medusa, Mission To Rescue, Gravedigger?s Wife



VIDEO GAME OF YEAR

FIFA 21


Other nominees; Call Of Duty, Fortnite, Candy Crush, Subway Surfer, Hitman, Football Manager, Halo Infinite


FINTECH OF THE YEAR

FLUTTERWAVE


Other nominees; Wave, Fawry, Abeg, Kuda, Chipper Cash


TECH OF THE YEAR

FLUTTERWAVE


Other nominees; Interswitch, Co-Creation Hub, Patricia, M-PESA, Andela, Eden Life, Safeboda



SOCIAL MEDIA APP OF THE YEAR

TWITTER


Other nominees; Instagram, Facebook, TikTok, WhatsApp



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