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Music of Black Origin Awards 2016: Is there Davido in the list of nominees?

Music of Black Origin Awards 2016: Is there Davido in the list of nominees? Find out from this article!

The nominations for the 2016 Music of Black Origin Awards (MOBO) has arrived.

Importantly, this year we can not find Davido in the list of nominees!

Wizkid, Mr. Eazi, Eugy, Kwamz & Flava, Moelogo, Tekno Miles, Tiwa Savage, Yemi Alade, Olamide and Mista Silva secured nominations in the Best African Act category.
The Best International Act and Best International Act, Africa categories which have a number of nominees will however be reduced to 5 final nominees on October 17.

Check the list of nominees from below.

BEST MALE ACT

  • Craig David
  • Kano
  • Skepta
  • Tinie Tempah
  • Stormzy

BEST FEMALE ACT

  • Lady Leshurr
  • Katy B
  • Laura Mvula
  • Little Simz
  • Nao

BEST NEWCOMER

  • 67
  • AJ Tracey
  • Avelino
  • Izzy Bizu
  • Mostack
  • Kojey Radical
  • Nadia Rose
  • Ray Blk
  • Anne-Marie
  • WSTRN

BEST ALBUM

  • Laura Mvula – The Dreaming Room
  • Giggs – Landlord
  • Kano – Made In The Manor
  • Michael Kiwanuka – Love & Hate
  • Skepta – Konnichiwa

BEST HIP HOP ACT

  • Giggs
  • Section Boyz
  • Little Simz
  • Fekky
  • Wretch 32

BEST SONG

  • Craig David Feat. Big Narstie “When The Bassline Drops”
  • (Produced by White N3rd)
  • Kano Feat. Giggs & Wiley “3 Wheel-Ups”
  • (Produced by Swifta Beater)
  • Tinie Tempah Feat. Zara Larsson “Girls Like”
  • (Produced by KDA)
  • WSTRN “In2”
  • (Produced by PRGRSHN for PARALLEL)
  • Jorja Smith “Blue Lights” (Produced by Joice)
  • Naughty Boy Feat. Beyoncé & Arrow Benjamin “Runnin’”
  • (Produced by Naughty Boy)
  • Abra Cadabra Feat. Krept & Konan “Robbery (Remix)”
  • (Produced by Yamaica)
  • Chase & Status Feat. Frisco “Funny”
  • (Produced by Chase & Status)
  • Ghetts – “You Dun Know Already”
  • (Produced by Sir Spyro)
  • M.O “Who Do You Think Of”
  • (Produced by Fred Gibson)
  • J.Hus “Friendly” (Produced by J5)
  • Lethal Bizzle “Wobble” (Produced by Diztortion)

BEST VIDEO

  • Laura Mvula – Phenomenal Woman (Directed by Alex Southam)
  • Kojey Radical – Footsteps (Directed by The Rest)
  • M.I.A – Borders (Directed by M.I.A)
  • Nadia Rose – Skwod (Directed by Reece Proctol)
  • Bugzy Malone – Moving (Directed by Bugzy Malone)

BEST R&B/SOUL ACT

  • Nao
  • James Blake
  • Michael Kiwanuka
  • Laura Mvula
  • Shakka

BEST GRIME ACT (IN ASSOCIATION WITH BBC RADIO 1XTRA)

  • AJ Tracey
  • Kano
  • Chip
  • Skepta
  • Stormzy

BEST INTERNATIONAL ACT

(This category will be reduced to 5 final nominees on October 17)

  • Anderson. Paak
  • Beyoncé
  • Bryson Tiller
  • Chance The Rapper
  • Drake
  • Frank Ocean
  • Kanye West
  • Kaytranada

PARTYNEXTDOOR

  • Rihanna
  • Justin Bieber
  • Tory Lanez
  • DJ Khaled
  • Major Lazer
  • Travis Scott

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BEST JAZZ ACT

  • Esperanza Spalding
  • Bill Laurance
  • Michael Janisch
  • Jacob Collier
  • Cory Henry

BEST GOSPEL ACT

  • Guvna B
  • Volney Morgan & New-Ye
  • Sarah Teibo
  • S.O
  • Andrew Bello

BEST REGGAE ACT

  • Popcaan
  • Alkaline
  • Spice
  • Protoje
  • Kranium

BEST AFRICAN ACT

(This category will be reduced to 5 final nominees on October 17)

  • Mr Eazi
  • WizKid
  • Moelogo
  • Tekno Miles
  • Tiwa Savage
  • Yemi Alade
  • Olamide
  • Mista Silva
  • Eugy
  • Kwamz & Flava

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