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The 2011 Nigeria Entertainment Awards was the 6th edition of the ceremony to reward outstanding contribution to Nigerian entertainment industry. It was held at Sharp Theater, Symphony Space, New York City on September 5, 2011. It was hosted by Funke Akindele and Julius Agwu.[1][2][3]

AwardsEdit

MusicEdit

Album of the Year
  • Asa – Beautiful Imperfection
  • Sound Sultan – Back From The Future
  • Darey – Double Dare
  • Duncan Mighty – Legacy
  • MI – MI2
  • Naeto C – Super C Season
Hottest Single Of The Year
  • D’Prince – "Give It To Me" ft. Dbanj
  • Duncan Mighty – "Obianuju"
  • Ice Prince – "Oleku" ft. Brymo
  • J-Martins – "Jupa"
  • Wizkid – "Tease Me"
  • Dbanj – "Mr. Endowed Remix" ft. Snoop Dogg & Don Jazzy
Best New Act Of The Year
Gospel Artist Of The Year
Best Pop/R&B Artist Of The Year
  • Banky W
  • Darey Art Alade
  • Dbanj
  • Tuface
  • Waje
  • Wizkid
Best Rap Act Of The Year
Music Producer Of The Year
  • Cobhams Asuquo
  • Don Jazzy
  • Samklef
  • Sossick
  • Dokta Frabz
Best International Artist
Best Music Video Of The Year
  • Darey Art Alade– "Ba Ni Kidi" (Mark Hofmeyr)
  • Olamide – "Eni Duro" (DJ Tee)
  • Omawumi – "If You Ask Me" (Clarence Peters)
  • Konga – "Kaba Kaba" (Akin Alabi)
  • Bez – "More You" (Kemi Adetiba)
  • Dbanj – "Mr. Endowed Remix" (Sesan)
Most Promising Act To Watch
  • Olamide
  • Retta
  • Vector
  • Zara
  • Brymo
  • Jhybo
  • Munachi Abii
  • Ketch-Up
Pan-African Artist or Group Of The Year
  • Awilo Longoba
  • VIP
  • Winky D
  • Fally Ipupa
  • Juliana Kanyomozi
  • R2Bees
Best US Based Male Artist Of The Year
  • Cap B
  • Dami Oloye
  • Duncan Daniels
  • Kunzo
  • Rotimi
  • T-Money
Best US Based Female Artist Of The Year
  • Moyeen
  • Naira
  • Nnenna Yvonne
  • Titi Lokei
  • Tolumide
  • Zaina
Indigenous Artist Of The Year
  • Duncan Mighty
  • Flavour
  • Solek
  • 9ice
  • Jah Bless
  • Jodie

Film/TVEdit

Best Actor In A Film/Short Story
Best Actress In A Film/Short Story
Best Picture (Producer)
  • Adesuwa – Lancelot Oduwa Imaseun
  • Anchor Baby – Lonzo Nzekwe
  • Ije – Chineze Anyaene
  • Inale – Jeta Amata
  • Tango with Me – Mahmood Ali-Balogun
  • The Mirror Boy – Obi Emelonye
Best Actor In TV Series/Reality/Game Show
  • Kin Lewis – Spider
  • Frank Edoho – Who wants to be a Millionaire
  • Uche Sam Anyamele – About to Wed
  • Victor Olaotan – Tinsel
  • Emeka Ossai – Clinic Matters
  • Gideon Okeke – Tinsel
Best Actress In TV Series/Reality/Game Show
  • Amanda EbeyeCity Sistas
  • Damilola AdegbiteTinsel
  • Funmi Eko – City Sistas
  • Missi Molu – Nigerian Idol
  • Ufuoma Ejenobor – Royal Roots
  • Matilda Obaseki – Tinsel
Pan-African Actress Of The Year (Film/Short Story)
Pan-African Actor Of The Year (Film/Short Story)
Best Directing In A Film/Short Story
  • Lonzo Nzekwe – Anchor Baby
  • Jeta Amata – Inale
  • Mahmood Ali-Balogun – Tango with Me
  • Lancelot Imasuen & Ikechukwu Onyeka – A Private Storm
  • Ije
  • Pascal AtumaOkoto the Messenger

OthersEdit

Comedian Of The Year
  • CD John (late)
  • Gandoki
  • Gordon
  • Helen Paul
  • Yvonne Orji
  • Daniel-d-humorous
Best World DJ Nominees
  • DJ Afoo (New York)
  • DJ Caise (Nigeria)
  • DJ E Cool (Atlanta)
  • DJ Jam Jam (UK)
  • DJ Obi (Boston)
  • DJ Smooth (DC/MD)
  • DJ Tommy (Nigeria)
  • DJ Flava (Malaysia)
Entertainment Executive Of The Year
  • Audu Makori (Chocolate City)
  • Banky W. (Empire Mates Entertainment)
  • Don Jazzy (Mo’hits)
  • Eldee (Trybe Records)
  • Obi Asika (Storm Records)
  • Tony Nwakalor (Yes Media)
Promoter Of The Year
  • Ciba Entertainment (Houston)
  • Cokobar (UK)
  • Starmix (UK)
  • Stronghold (Malaysia)
  • Industry Nite (Lagos)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Nigeria Entertainment Awards 2011 Nominees". tooxclusive.com. Retrieved 8 July 2014.
  2. ^ "All the Pictures and Winners at NEA 2011". 360nobs.com. Retrieved 8 July 2014.
  3. ^ "2011 Nigeria Entertainment Awards Winners". YNaija.com. Retrieved 8 July 2014.