Headies 2014 Awards Nominees As Timi Dakolo,Yemi Alade, Phyno, Olamide Make List

5 years ago by: Mister Jay Wonder
-- (m) at 30-09-2014 09:13PM

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The 2014 Headies nomination list is out. Guess what, your favorite musician / producer  / music video director made it to the list.

The unveil which premiered on HipTV today, Tuesday, September 30, 2014 was also revealed at a press briefing at the HipTV office in Allen, Lagos with some of the nominees and senior media representatives in attendance. “This year’s nominees have shown that hard work and zeal with their music and we wish them goodluck at the awards.” Head of the jury, DJ Jimmy Jatt said during the press briefing.

Guests at the press briefing include KCee, Orezi, DJ Jimmy Jatt, BlackMagic, Ruby among others. This year’s nomination is based on the year in review, July 2013 and June 2014. Some of the nominees include 2Face Idibia, Davido, Mavins, Timi Dakolo, Sheyi Shay, Wizkid, KCee. Phyno.

NOMINEES LIST

(YEAR IN REVIEW: JULY 2013 – JUNE 2014)

1.  BEST RECORDING OF THE YEAR
A non-voting category for the best single recording by an artiste or group in year under review.

    IYAWO MI- TIMI DAKOLO
    LET SOMEBODY LOVE YOU- 2FACE IDIBIA
    ALWAYS ON MY MIND – NOSA
    ORDINARY PEOPLE – COHBAMS ASUQUO

2.  PRODUCER OF THE YEAR
An individual responsible for producing the most acclaimed song or album in the year under review.

    DON JAZZY – DOROBUCCI
    PHEELZ – ELEDA MI O
    T SPIZE – AYE
    LEGENDURY BEATZ – CARO
    SHIZZY – SKELEWU
    DEL B – PULL OVER

3.  BEST MUSIC VIDEO
A voting category for the best conceptualist, best directed and most exciting video in the year under review. This award goes to the video director.

    ADA ADA BY FLAVOUR – CLARENCE PETERS
    TOH BAD BY NIYOLA – KEMI ADETIBA
    JUST LIKE THAT BY RAYCE – AJE
    OYA NOW BY JOE EL FT. ORITSE FEMI – UNLIMITED LA
    PERSONALLY BY P-SQUARE – JUDE “ENGEES” OKOYE & CLARENCE PETERS


4.   BEST R&B/POP ALBUM
A category for the best R&B/Pop Album in the year under review (by single individual or group).

    THE JOURNEY – SEAN TIZZLE
    TAKEOVER – KCEE
    ONCE UPON A TIME – TIWA SAVAGE
    ME, MY MOUTH & EYE – SOUND SULTAN
    L.I.F.E – BURNA BOY


5.   BEST R&B SINGLE
A category for the best R&B single in year under review (by single individual or group).

    LET SOMEBODY LOVE YOU- 2FACE IDIBIA
    IYAWO MI- TIMI DAKOLO
    PLAN B – WANDE COAL
    DON GORDON – BURNA BOY

6.   BEST POP SINGLE
A category for the best pop single in year under review (by single individual or group)

    DOROBUCCI – MAVIN CREW
    AYE – DAVIDO
    JOHNNY – YEMI ALADE
    PULL OVER – KCEE
    DOUBLE WAHALA – ORITSE FEMI
    CARO – STAR BOY FEATURING WIZKID AND L.A.X
    SURULERE – DR. SID

7.   BEST REGGAE/DANCEHALL SINGLE
A category for the best Reggae/Dancehall single in year under review (by single individual or group).

    GIRLIE O REMIX – PATORANKING
    LEAD ME ON – CYNTHIA MORGAN
    STINKING SH#T – CHOPSTIX FEATURING ICE PRINCE, YUNG L AND ENDIA.
    BAD GIRL – JESSE JAGZ FT. WIZKID
    MURDA   – SEYI SHAY FT. PATORANKING & SHAYDEE


8.  BEST RAP ALBUM
A Non-Voting Category for the Best Album By A Rap Artiste Or Group In Year Under Review.

    NO GUTS NO GLORY – PHYNO
    ALAGA IBILE- REMINISCE
    BADDEST GUY EVER LIVETH – OLAMIDE
    THY NATION COME – JESSE JAGZ

9.   BEST COLLABO
A voting category for the best R&B, Pop or Hip-hop collaborative track (including cameos).

    OYA NOW – JOE EL FT. ORITSE FEMI
    EMERGENCY – WIZZY PRO FEATURING SKALES, PATORANKING AND RUNTOWN
    SURULERE – DR. SID & DON JAZZY
    PASS YOU BY – BLACK MAGIC FT. ORITSE FEMI
    GIRLIE O REMIX – PATORANKING
    DOROBUCCI – MAVINS

10.  BEST RAP SINGLE
A voting category for a single (released on-air) recording of a rap song.

    PARCEL- PHYNO
    DOPE MONEY – OLAMIDE FT. PHYNO
    SHOTZ ON SHOTS – ICE PRINCE FT. SARKODIE
    RAP IT UP – POSLY TD
    DEAF – EVA ALORDIAH
    WTF – ILL BLISS

11.  BEST VOCAL PERFORMANCE (MALE)
A non-voting category for the single male artiste with the most outstanding vocal performance on a single song or album.

    IYAWO MI – TIMI DAKOLO
    DOUBLE WAHALA – ORITSE FEMI
    WHY YOU LOVE ME – NOSA
    ORDINARY PEOPLE – COBHAMS

12.  BEST VOCAL PERFORMANCE (FEMALE)
A non-voting category for the single female artiste with most outstanding vocal performances on a single song or album.

    LOVE TO LOVE YOU – NIYOLA FT. BANKY W
    WANTED – TIWA SAVAGE
    WINDOW – MONICA OGAH
    GOOD MAN – RUBY


13.    NEXT RATED
This category is a voting category for the most promising upcoming officially unreleased (or signed) act in the year under review.

    PATORANKING
    RUNTOWN
    OREZI
    SKALES
    YEMI ALADE

14.  HIP HOP WORLD REVELATION
A voting category for the best new artiste in the year under review.

    TIWA SAVAGE – ONCE UPON A TIME
    SEAN TIZZLE – THE JOURNEY
    BURNA BOY – L.I.F.E
    KCEE – TAKE OVER

15.  LYRICIST ON THE ROLL
A non-voting category for the Rap Artiste with the best lyrical depth and performance on a single song or album.

    SHOTS ON SHOTS – ICE PRINCE
    RAP IT UP – POSLY TD
    GOD ON THE MIC – JESSE JAGZ
    KPANSH – YUNG 6IX

16.  BEST STREET-HOP ARTISTE
A voting category for the artiste whose songs are inspired by the streets. Such song should captain lingua, which may also be originated by the artiste and popular on the street.

    DOUBLE WAHALA – ORITSE FEMI
    SHOKI – LIL’ KESH FT. OLAMIDE & DAVIDO
    DOROBUCCI – MAVIN
    ALOBAM – PHYNO

17.  BEST ‘ALTERNATIVE’ SONG
A voting category for the artiste whose songs reflect any form or style of music which falls outside the mainstream of recent or past popular musical trends.

    BOLAJI – BOJ
    BODY- BLACK MAGIC FEATURING BANKY W
    GOOD MAN – RUBY
    WHY YOU LOVE YOU – NOSA

 18. ALBUM OF THE YEAR
A voting category for the best album (solo or group) in year under review, that meets judges requirements of excellence (in every realm: Songwriting, production, rendition and promotion) and acceptability (Sales and popularity).

    THE JOURNEY – SEAN TIZZLE
    L.I.F.E – BURNA BOY
    BADDEST GUY EVER LIVETH – OLAMIDE
    NO GUTS NO GLORY – PHYNO

19.     ARTISTE OF THE YEAR
Most critically and commercially adjudged artiste in the year under review. Overall most successful artiste for the year under review.

    DAVIDO
    WIZKID
    KCEE
    TIWA SAVAGE
    OLAMIDE
    PHYNO
    FLAVOUR

20.  SONG OF THE YEAR
A voting category for the most popular song in the year under review. This category is usually decided by voting.

    AYE – DAVIDO
    PULL OVER – KCEE
    DOUBLE WAHALA – ORITSEFEMI
    SURULERE – DR. SID
    DOROBUCCI – MAVINS
    JOHNNY – YEMI ALADE

21. BEST AFRICAN ARTISTE
A non-Nigerian award category for an individual African artiste with the most outstanding single/album and astonishing achievements and infiltration into Nigeria in year under review.

    MAFIKIZOLO
    SARKODIE
    DIAMONDZ
    R2BEES

22.  HALL OF FAME
Special recognition for excellence and outstanding impact to the entertainment industry.
SIR (DR.) VICTOR UWAIFO



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-- Abubu86 (m) at 1-10-2014 06:16AM
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-- Nicksam (m) at 1-10-2014 08:49AM
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GOOD LUCK TO THEM
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-- whizspecoy (m) at 1-10-2014 09:44AM
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Davido, Phyno, Wizkid and Olamide I see u guyz in flying colours

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Psquare!!!
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-- Larry28 (f) at 1-10-2014 02:03PM
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