#MOBOAwards: Burna Boy Crowned Best International Act As Wizkid Emerges Best African (Full List Of Winners)

Burna and Wizkid Wins MOBO Award

Burna Boy and Wizkid emerged winners at the 2020 Music of Black Origin (Mobo) awards which held on Wednesday 9th December, 2020 virtually on YouTube.

The award organisers announced Wizkid as the winner of the “Best African Act” category while Burna Boy clinched the “Best International Act”. The category had a competitive lineup of stars like Davido, Burna Boy, Tiwa Savage, Stonebwoy, Shatta Wale, etc.

 

In time past, Wizkid has won the MOBO award as both “Best African Act” and “Best International Act”.

 

Maya Jama and Chunkz did the honours of hosting the virtual ceremony with guest presenters including Leomie Anderson, Jourdan Dunn and Neelam Gill. Performances came from Headie One, Tiwa Savage, Ms Banks, H.E.R. and Kojey Radical.

MOBOs 2020: Full Winners List

Best male act – Headie One

Best female act – Mahalia

Album of the year – Crabs in a Bucket, Nines

Song of the year – Don’t Rush, Young T & Bugsey featuring Headie One

Best newcomer – Aitch

Video of the year – Lupita, NSG

Best R&B/soul act – Mahalia

Best hip hop act – Nines

Best grime act – JME

Best international act – Burna Boy

Best performance in a TV show/film – Micheal Ward as Marco, Blue Story

Best media personality – Chunkz

Best album 2017-2019 – Ella Mai, Ella Mai

Best African act – Wizkid

Best reggae act – Buju Banton

Best gospel act – Calledout Music

Best jazz act – Ego Ella May

Best producer – Jae 5

Inspiration award – Sir Steve McQueen