NEA AWARDS 2015: Yemi Alade, Praiz, Kiss Daniel & More Win In New York
by Idris Aina (www.eraveng.com)
Top Nigerian entertainers such as Yemi Alade, Kiss Daniel, Praiz and more picked up awards in recognition of their hard work and outstanding roles in the Nigerian Entertainment scene at the Nigerian Entertainment Awards, NEA held in New York yesterday.
In its 10th edition, the night was hosted by popular rapper, Ice Prince and newlywed beauty queen cum actress, Osas Ighodaro-Ajibade.
Yemi Alade emerged winner of the ‘Best Female Artist’ category while X3M act, Praiz emerged winner of the ‘Best R’n’B’ category.
Fast rising act, Kiss Daniel won the award for the ‘Best New Act’, Simi picked the award for the ‘Most Promising Act’ while fuji cum pop act, Pasuma Wonder emerged winner in the ‘Best Indigenous Artist’ category.
See list of winners below.
BEST FEMALE ARTIST
BEST NEW ACT TO WATCH
FEMALE DISC JOCKEY
MOST PROMISING ACT
BEST MUSIC VIDEO
Unlimited LA – Aww (Di’Ja)
BEST DANCE/LIVE PERFORMER
Bad Girl Special – Mr 2kay ft. Seyi Shay & Cynthia Morgan
FILM OF THE YEAR (AFRICA)
RECORD EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR
Tobi Sanni – State of Mind Ent.
ENTERTAINMENT PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
ACTRESS OF THE YEAR (AFRICA)
ACTRESS OF THE YEAR (NOLLYWOOD)
Ruth Kadiri (Matter Arising)
DIASPORA ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Stylezz – USA
ENTERTAINMENT EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR
Tobi Daniel, CEO, SOME.