Held at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta, Georgia, United States on 4 September 2022. Focalistic walked away with Major Award In Nigeria. The Headies 2022 was the 15th edition of Nigerian music awards. Focalistic bagged an award under the ‘Best Southern African Artistr Of The Year’ category. This is a huge milestone for Foca as it shows his contribution in other African countries, and that he is well recognized.
Nigerian Singers, Olamide, Wizkid, and Adekunle Gold have won individual awards at the 2022 Headies. Olamide won the Best Rap Album category at this year’s Headies. He won with his album, Carpe Diem. Also, Wizkid’s hit song ‘Essence’ featuring Tems, won the Best Collaboration and Best R ‘n’ B single at the 15th Headies holding in Atlanta.Born Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, Wizkid also won Album of the year with his ‘Made in Lagos (Deluxe Edition).
Wizkid bagged nominations in Male Artiste Of The Year, African Artiste Of The Year, Song Of The Year, Best Music Video, and Best Collaboration categories.Wizkid also appeared in other categories like Best Recording, Best R&B Single, Best Afrobeats Album, Album Of The Year, and Viewers Choice.Wizkid lead nominations with ten, Tems and Ayra Starr with eight each. Davido and Adekunle received seven each.