Hiphop Categories & Nominees at the 12th Headies

The 2018 edition of the Headies nominees list is out and according to the Headies Academy, the year in review covers works release between July 2016 to Dcember 2017. The 12th edition of The Headies is set to hold on the 5th of May 2018 at Eko Hotel & Suites.

Here are the Hiphop categories below:

 

BEST RAP ALBUM:-
(A NON-VOTING CATEGORY FOR THE BEST ALBUM BY A RAP ARTISTE OR GROUP IN YEAR UNDER REVIEW)

27 – FALZ
Trip To The South – ERIGGA
El Hadj – REMINISCE
The Playmaker – PHYNO
The Glory – OLAMIDE
Rose – AQ

BEST RAP SINGLE:-
(A VOTING CATEGORY FOR A SINGLE (RELEASED ON-AIR) RECORDING OF A RAP SONG)

You Rappers Should Fix Up Your Lives – MI
Something Lite – FALZ FT YCEE
Link Up – PHYNO FT. BURNA BOY, M.I.
Up To You – SHOW DEM CAMP FT FUNBI
Me Versus Me – ICE PRINCE

 

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)

You Rappers Should Fix Up Your Lives– MI
Political Science– AQ
Liquor Nights– BOOGEY
Industry Night – ERIGGA

 

AFRICAN ARTISTE:-
(A NON-NIGERIAN AWARD CATEGORY FOR AN INDIVIDUAL AFRICAN ARTISTE OR GROUP WITH THE MOST OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT, IMPACT AND INFILTRATION INTO THE NIGERIAN MUSIC SCENE IN THE YEAR UNDER REVIEW)

SARKODIE
CASPER NYOVEST
NASTY C
SAUTI SOL
VANESSA MDEE