Wizkid, Davido, Tekno And Mr Eazi Battle For BET Award
Wizkid, Davido, Tekno & Mr Eazi will go head-to-head at the 2017 BET awards as they have all been nominated in the “Best International Act: Africa” category.
Other artists nominated in the Best International Act; Africa include AKA (South Africa), Babes Wodumo (South Africa), Nasty C (South Africa) and Stonebwoy (Ghana).
Beyoncé is the leading nominee for the 2017 BET Awards with a total of 7 nominations, close behind is Bruno Mars with 5 nods, followed by Chance the Rapper, Solange and Migos tied at 4 apiece.
Beyoncé’s 7 nods include Best Female R&B/Pop artist (vying against sister Solange), Best Collaboration (with Kendrick Lamar on “Freedom”), Album of the Year and Video of the Year.
Mars, also up for Album of the Year and Video of the Year, nabbed a nomination as well for Best Male R&B/Pop artist. Migos’ nods include Best Group and Best Collaboration for “Bad and Bougee” with Lil Uzi Vert.
Best Male Hip-Hop artist nominee Chance the Rapper is also a best new artist nominee along with 21 Savage, Cardi B, Khalid and Young M.A.
The event holds on June 25 from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.