Organizers of the annual Headies Awards have confirmed a new date for the award ceremony.
The event which was initially scheduled to take place on Saturday, July 2, 2022 has been re-scheduled to Sunday, 4th of September 2022 at the same location in the United States Of America.
The Headies Awards 2022 will take place at the Cobb Galleria Center in Atlanta, US. The organizers confirmed the new date in an official statement published on their official website.
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This is coming after the organizers earlier announced the addition of three new categories to the event. The three new categories are ‘International Artiste Of The Year’, ‘Best Inspirational Single’ and ‘Digital Artiste Of The Year’. The organizers also stated why these categories were added.
They wrote; “In the spirit of inclusivity, The Headies Awards adds three (3) new nomination categories to its forthcoming 15th edition. This latest amendment is birthed from critical discussions with key music and creative industry stakeholders to include certain sectors of the Entertainment industry in order to ensure an holistic and well-rounded celebration of deserving music industry talents”. Below are the nominees for these categories;
INTERNATIONAL ARTISTE OF THE YEAR
BEST INSPIRATIONAL SINGLE
Cultural Praise vol 1 – Kcee & Okwesili Eze Group
Everything (Amen) – Timi Dakolo
Jehovah Overdo – Chidinma
Onyedikagi – Mercy Chinwo featuring Glowrie
Yah – Dunsin Oyekan
You Are Mighty/Olorun Agbaye – Nathaniel Bassey featuring Oba & Chandler Moore
DIGITAL ARTISTE OF THE YEAR