Nigerian superstars, Asake, Young Jonn, Seyi Vibez, and others, have made the Headies nominee list for the 2023 edition.
Since its inception in 2006, the Headies has played a prominent role in the documentation of the strides recorded in the Nigerian music industry through its award which has now become the biggest prize in Nigerian music.
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This category is a voting category for the most promising act (with a single, EP or Album) in the year under review.
On July 12, 2023, The Headies Academy released the nomination list for the 2023 Next Rated Category.
Asake headlines the list after enjoying an unprecedented run in 2022 where he release consecutive chart-topping singles which he topped with the release of his debut album, ‘Mr Money With The Vibe’.
Also nominated is Young Jonn who enjoyed a strong 2022 with the release of his hit singles, ‘Dada’ and ‘Xtracool’.
Spyro also makes the list following the release of his hit single, ‘Who Is Your Guy’.
Following the release of his ‘Outlaw’ EP and the success of his hit single, ‘Soweto’, Victony makes the nomination list.
Seyi Vibez concludes the list after enjoying a wonderful run with the release of his debut album, ‘Billion Dollar Baby’ which rocketed him to the mainstream.