The 2019 edition of the Headies award is set to take place on October 19 at the Eko Hotels and Suites in Lagos state. Being one of the most anticipated and biggest awards in Nigeria, it comes as no surprise the amount of attention it’s been getting of late.
The year 2019 has no doubt witnessed the rise of some talented singers, slowly dominating the music industry. With every month, comes a hit song from these fast-rising stars who seem to have developed a spirit of healthy competition amongst themselves.
With hit songs like Jealous by Fireboy DML, Baby by Joeboy, Dumebi by Rema and ofcourse Killin Dem by Zlatan in which he featured Burnaboy, it is obvious the year 2019 has definitely been an interesting one for the music industry.
As the hours draw closer to the Headies Award, many people are anticipating who the winner of the Next Rated category is going to be.
Judging by how well many of these new artistes have performed, it comes as no surprise the heated debate currently going on on social media as many people want either Rema, Fireboy DML, Joeboy or Zlatan to emerge winner.
See reactions below:
If fireboy DML or Joeboy doesn’t win the headies for next rated award and Rema does, that means I myself can be singing in my bathroom and win next rated.
— yorubahouseboy (@_yorubahouseboy) October 19, 2019
The next rated category at the #Headies is where I am interested in the most. If @Zlatan_Ibile do not not go home with the #headies2019 award for this category I will conclude that The #Headies na …….🤐 pic.twitter.com/wTj91F3wX0
— Mazi Anyasi (@anyasi_emma) October 19, 2019