The Hip Hop World Awards aka the Headies, one of Africa’s biggest and most prestigious awards, holds on the 20th of October 2012.
Its organisers claim that it is the only credible and authentic annual music event that rewards artistic ingenuity.
It was conceived in 2006, and held its maiden edition at the Muson Centre, Onikan Lagos.
This year’s edition of the awards will hold at the Convention Center, Eko Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos. This year’s hosts are rapper Jude ‘M.I’ Abaga and singer Omawumi Magbele
The Headies is sponsored by MTN, Verve/Interswitch, Lucozade, Hyundai, LASAA, Hip TV and others. Its media partners are STV, Beat FM and Cool FM. Tickets are on sale, and voting has commenced. www.theheadies.com