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MOBO AWARDS 2020 RETURNS ON 9 DECEMBER | @MOBOAwards

The uk’s biggest celebration of black music is back

 

With exclusive performances by Headie One feat.

M Huncho, Ms Banks, Tiwa Savage and Kojey Radical, and more to be announced

 

Hosted by Maya Jama and Chunkz

 

Virtual ceremony will be live-streamed exclusively on YouTube at 7.00PM GMT – youtube.com/mobotv

Broadcast on BBC One at 10.45PM GMT

 

Nines, Lianne La Havas, and Mahalia lead 2020 nominations

 

New categories added… and public voting starts now!

https://voting.mobo.com/

 

Nominations are:

 

Best Male Act

Headie One

J Hus

Stormzy

Nines

Aj Tracey

Young T & Bugsey

 

Best Female Act (In Association With Isawitfirst)

Lianne La Havas

Ms Banks

Tiana Major9

Mahalia

Darkoo

Fka Twigs

 

Album Of The Year

J Hus – ‘Big Conspiracy’

Stormzy – ‘Heavy Is The Head’

Mahalia – ‘Love And Compromise’

Nines – ‘Crabs In A Bucket’

Lianne La Havas – ‘Lianne La Havas’

 

Song Of The Year [Public Voted]

Young T & Bugsey Feat. Headie One – ‘Don’t Rush’

Digga D – ‘Woi’

Darkoo Feat. One Acen – ‘Gangsta’

Tion Wayne Feat. Stormzy & Dutchavelli – ‘I Dunno’

Abra Cadabra – ‘On Deck’

 

Best Newcomer (In Association With Arts Council England)
[Public Voted]

Aitch

Alicaì Harley

Darkoo

Dutchavelli

Ivorian Doll

M1llionz

Miraa May

Pa Salieu

Shaybo

Tiana Major9

M Huncho

Loski

 

Video Of The Year

Bree Runway – ‘Apeshit’ (Directed By Will Hooper)

Nines – ‘Clout’ (Directed By Charlie Di Placido)

Nsg – ‘Lupita’ (Directed By Kevin Hudson)

Jorja Smith – ‘By Any Means’ (Directed By Otis Dominique)

Knucks – ‘Home’ (Directed By Ray Fiasco)

Kojey Radical – ‘20/20’ (Directed By Charlie Di Placido)

 

Best R&B/Soul Act

Wstrn

Tiana Major9

Michael Kiwanuka

Mahalia

Lianne La Havas

 

Best Hip Hop Act

J Hus

Nines

Ms Banks

D-Block Europe

Krept & Konan

Potter Payper

 

Best Grime Act [Public Voted]

Ghetts

P Money

Manga Saint Hilare

Capo Lee

Jme

 

Best International Act [Public Voted]

Burna Boy

Drake

Koffee

Megan Thee Stallion

Pop Smoke

Popcaan

Roddy Ricch

Rema

Shenseea

Summer Walker

H.E.R

Lil Baby

 

Best Performance In A Tv Show/Film [Public Voted]

Kane Robinson As Scully – ‘Top Boy’

Michaela Coel As Arabella – ‘I May Destroy You’

Ncuti Gatwa As Eric Effiong – ‘Sex Education’

Jessica Plummer As Chantelle – ‘Eastenders’

Micheal Ward As Marco – ‘Blue Story’

Damson Idris As Franklin Saint – ‘Snowfall’

 

Best Media Personality [Public Voted]

Munya Chawawa

Chunkz

Yung Filly

Mo Gilligan

Clara Amfo

Maya Jama

Henrie Kwushue

Ksi

Harry Pinero

Zeze Millz

 

Best Album (2017 – 2019)
This Is A One-Off Additional Category Just For This Year’s Mobo Awards To Highlight The Best Albums Released From 1st September 2017 – 31st August 2019.

Dave – ‘Psychodrama’

Kano – ‘Hoodies All Summer’

Ella Mai – ‘Ella Mai’

Skepta – ‘Ignorance Is Bliss’

Nines – ‘Crop Circle’

Little Simz – ‘Grey Area’

 

Best African Act (In Association With Afrozons)
[Public Voted]

Burna Boy

Tiwa Savage

Davido

Fireboy Dml

Rema

Master Kg

Adekunle Gold

Nsg

Afro B

Wizkid

Stonebwoy

Shatta Wale

 

Best Reggae Act

Popcaan

Koffee

Lila Iké

Buju Banton

Protoje

 

Best Gospel Act (In Association With Premier Gospel)

Calledout Music

Noel Robinson

Guvna B

The Kingdom Choir

Shekinah

 

Best Jazz Act

Moses Boyd

Joe Armon-Jones

Tom Misch & Yussef Dayes

Yazmin Lacey

Ego Ella May

 

Best Producer

Jae 5

808 Melo

Sir Spyro

Tsb

Steel Banglez

M1onthebeat

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