Headies Award is one of the trending conversation on social media platforms as the organizers of the prestigious award finally released the full list of nominees today, May 24, 2022.
However, the anticipated list of nominees spilted into various categories have triggered several reactions from internet users, while some trends their favorites for being on the Headies nominees list, other frown at the Headies Award because their favourite were absent from the categories.
The 15th Headies Award is scheduled to hold on the Saturday, the 2nd of July 2022 at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta, U.S.A.
However, while Wizkid gets nominated in 9 categories that include, Artiste of the Year, African Artiste of the Year, Song of the Year, Best Male, Best Collaboration, Best Recording, Best R&B Single, Best Afrobeats Album, and Album of the Year, Some others artistes that include, Portable got nominated in two categories, Davido, Olamide, Burnaboy, Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Flavour, Adekunle Gold, Simi and others also get several nominations.
However, some music lovers were unhappy and took to popular social media platforms especially Twitter to express their utmost disappointment at Headies over the fact that singers that include, Ckay, Rema and Kizz Daniel weren’t nominated in any category of the prestigious award.
While expressing their displeasure towards to the nominees list, those internet users refers to the Headies award as being trashed, substandard and full of corrupted organizes for them to overlooked those three artistes and what they have contributed to Afrobeats over the past few years. See reactions below;
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@kvng_sethh; Rema and Ckay were snubbed, two artists that carried Afrobeats last year. Smh @The_Headies better fix up! 👍🏾
@Mbahdeyforyou; Ckay not having any nomination at the headies doesn’t sit right with me
@the_Lawrenz: The truth is… CKAY is bigger than any Nigerian award show sha.
@stevedrifty: Not nominating @ckay_yo renders Headies a joke and bias
@drpenking: Headies feels that the best way to make their award popular is by generating controversy every year. Htf was Victony not nominated? Htf did CKay have no nomination even with sensational songs that were interpreted into more than 10 languages but Portable with his trenches Yoruba
@Jrtukura001; Victony wasn’t nominated , Ckay wasn’t nominated, Kizz daniel has one nomination, Adekunle gold High ft davido wasn’t nominated as song of the year, Headies is a big joke
@cokoisu: There’s is no reason why Ckay shouldn’t be in the Headies conversation.
@Stes_Giddy: Ckay wey suppose even collect special recognition award for headies, na him dey ignore too bad
@olumideasagba: Headies need to grow abeg…how can Ckay not have one nomination Abba…!
Leo Danielz: If una no give kizz Daniel awards, u guys re wicked I swear… We go continue dey swear for headies till una run down. I fit go Benin because of una.. Ah ah this dude has done his best I swear… Hit back to back
@kvng_sethh: Rema and Ckay were snubbed, two artists that carried Afrobeats last year. Smh @The_Headies better fix up! 👍🏾
@Okey405: Artiste of the year and I’m not seeing CKAY?? Looool trash award
Jü Lî Ét: So una mean talk say Kizz Daniel no deserve this award This is bad now The guy dn work e dn try try E suppose to Dy ja ye je ye 😒
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