Winners of Nigeria Music Video Awards named
Video director Kemi Adetiba beat other top directors, including Clarence Peters and Moe Musa, to emerge Best Music Video Director at the Nigerian Music Video Awards, NMVA, held at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Ms. Adetiba won the award for directing Olamide’s Sitting on the Throne.
Clarence Peters won Best Cinematography for Timi Dakolo’s Iyawo Mi. Kennis music star, Joe-El, won Best Video By A New Act for Oya Now ahead of rising star, Runtown.
Sammy Okposo won Best Gospel Video for Who Tell You Say.
The guests at the event were thrilled by performances from Skales, 2face, Oritse Femi, Harrysong, Joe El, MC Galaxy and Niyola.
Full list of winners
Best Director: GT Da Guitarman -Save Me ( Akin Alabi) Patoranking – Girlie O Remix (Mr Moe Musa) Ransome – Local Boy (Adasa Cookey) Yemi Alade – Johnny (Clarance Peters) Olamide – Sitting On The Throne (Kemi Adetiba) – WINNER
Best Cinematography: Olamide – Sitting On The Throne (Kemi Adetiba) K.Cee – Ogadinma (Aje) Sean Tizzle – Komole (Aje) Timi Dakolo – Iyawo Me (Clarence Peters) – WINNER Patoranking Girlie O (Mr Moe Musa)
Best Afro Beat Video: Oritsefemi – Double Wahala – WINNER Joel – Oya Now Wizkid – Jaiye-Jaiye Zaina – Sarewale Tm 9ja – Magawu Best Afro Hip Hop Suspect – Nsogbu – WINNER Leriq – Comment Tu Ta’ppelle Olamide – Turn Up Phyno – Alobam Lil Kesh –
Lyrically Best Video By A New Act: Joe EL – Oya Now – WINNER Randawest – Happy Anette Cookey- Magomago Runtown – Gallardo Steve Willis – Yei Yei
Best Contemporary Afro Video: Mr Songz – Kolombo – WINNER Skales – Shake Body Tee Blaq – Garawa Sanni Danja – Yawa Vj Adams – Whatsup Mr 2kay – Summer Girl?
Best Producer: 5 Star – WINNER Hkn Ybnl Effyzzie Entertainment Chocolate City Mavin Records
Best Use Of Visual Effects: Gbade Adetisola – Baba Ti Soro – WINNER Tuface Idibia – Spiritual Healing Victor Uwaifo – Bobozi Omawunmi – Somori Suspect – Nsogbu
Video By Minors: Amarachi – Amarachi Dance Chyko Boy – Boy Chyko Mya K – Special Friend – WINNER P.K.K – My God Is Good Best R’n’b Video Joel – You Are In Love Gt Da Guitarman – Save Me Ruby – Good Man Niyola – Toh Bad – WINNER Tuface Idibia – Let Somebody LoveYou Wande Coal – My Way
Best Pop Extra Video Davido – Tchelete Mavins – Dorobucci Yung L – S.O.S Mr Songs – My Story – WINNER Olamide – Eleda Mi O Yemi Alade – Johnny
Best Use Of Dance In A Music Video: Orezi – You Garrit Dammy Krane – You Sabi Dance M.C Galaxy – Sekem – WINNER May D – Jekajo Chindinma – Oh Baby K.Cee – Pull Over
Best Soft Rock / Alternative Video: Rock Steady – My Love Shobzy – Kondo 3.Viktoh – Say Dem Say Nikki Laoye – Only You – WINNER Nayasoul – Go Where U Are
Best High-Life Video: Timi Dakolo – Iyawo Mi Ransome – Local Boy Sean Tizzle – Komole K.Cee – Ogadinma – WINNER Solidstar – Oluchi Ice Prince – Whiskey
Best Gospel Video: Preye – Ebezina Gbade Adetisola – Baba Ti Soro Samsung – He Lives In Me Obiwon – Hail My King Sammy Okposo – Who Tell You Say – WINNER Kenny Sam – Yabo
Credit: Premium Times, Nigeria