2012 Nigeria Entertainment Awards

The 2012 Nigeria Entertainment Awards was the 7th edition of the ceremony. The event was held on September 2, 2012 at the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, New York City. The event was hosted by Funke Akindele and Ayo Makun. Winners included Wizkid, Davido, Don Jazzy and Tineh Tempah.[1][2][3][4]

AwardsEdit

Music categoriesEdit

Best Album of the Year
Hottest Single of the Year
Best New Act of the Year
Gospel Artist/Group of the Year
  • Sugun Obe
  • Tim Godfrey
  • Eben
  • Kore
  • Lara George
  • vivien Stephen
Best Pop/R&B Artist of the Year
Best Rap Act of the Year
Best Music Producer of the Year
Best International Artist
Best Music Video of the Year
  • "Ara" - Brymo (Aje Filmworks)
  • "Nawti" - Olu Maintain (Kehinde Naomi & Team Nawti)
  • "She likes It" - Cap B (Adeola Alao)
  • "My Home" - Nneka (Andy Amadi Okorafor)
  • "Tete Lo Bere" - Jahbless (DJ Tee)
  • "Pakurumo" - Wizkid (Clarence Peters)
Most Promising Act to Watch
Pan African Artist or Group of the Year
  • HHP
  • Sarkodie
  • Vivian Ndoyr
  • Cabo Snoop
  • Donaeo
  • Noni Zondi
Best US based Artist of the Year
  • Hoodbilli
  • Bolade
  • Awon Boyz
  • Tolumide
  • Duncan Daniels
  • Jay Cube
Best Indigenous Artist/Group
Best Collabo of the Year
  • Sheyman Ft eLDee / Skales - "My Money remix"
  • Saucekid ft Davido ("Carolina")
  • Brackett ft Wizkid ("Girl")
  • Bez ft Praiz ("That Stupid Song")
  • Jeru ft Wizkid ("Familiarity")
  • Ikechukwu ft Xela ("Bu Lie Oto")

Film categoriesEdit

Best Actor in a Film
Best Actress in a Film
Best Film Director
Best Picture
Best TV Show
  • Nigerian Idol
  • Jacob's Cross
  • Tinsel
  • Naija Sings
  • City Sistas
  • Big Brother Africa
Pan African Actor
PAn African Actress

Other categoriesEdit

World DJ
  • DJ Humility
  • DJ Xclusive
  • DJ Abass
  • DJ Neptune
  • DJ Jimmy Jatt
  • DJ Mixmaster Brown
  • DJ Flava
  • DJ Dee Money
Best Comedian
Best Entertainment Personality
Entertainment Promoter
  • Big Moose Ent
  • Flytime TV
  • Town Kries
  • Industry Nite
  • Cokobar
  • Tiwaworks
  • Posh Hill Ent
  • Dejavu
Media Personality
Entertainment Executive

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Funke Akindele, Wizkid, Davido, Don Jazzy emerge winners at NEA 2012". informationng.com. Retrieved 5 July 2014.
  2. ^ "NEA 2012: All the Winners". jaguda.com. Retrieved 5 July 2014.
  3. ^ "List of Winners at NEA 2012". pulse.ng. 2012-09-09. Retrieved 5 July 2014.
  4. ^ "NEA 2012 Nomination List". 360nobs.com. Archived from the original on 29 October 2013. Retrieved 5 July 2014.