The much awaited Music of Black Origin Awards (MOBO) 2016 was held in Glasgow, Friday November 2016 and among the winners were Chipmunk, Popcaan.
After a long break from music, Craig David came out good picking up and award and putting up a nice performance.
The event was hosted by Rickie H-Williams and Melvin Odoom.
Other performers included Popcaan, Craig David, Professor Green, Lady Leshurr, Laura Mvula, Chase & Status and many others.
Tinie Tempah would however not make for what he describes as “industry politics”.
Check out the full list of winners
MOBO Paving The Way Award – Nicola Adams
Best Reggae Act – Popcaan
Best Song – Robbery Remix Abra Cadabra ft Krept & Konan
Best Grime Act – Chipmunk
Best Hip Hop Act – Section Boyz
Best Video – SKWOD (Nadia Rose)
Best Male Act – Craig David
Best Newcomer – WSTERN
Best Album – Made In The Manor (Kano)
Best Female Act – Lady Leshurr
Best International Act – Drake
On October 27 2016, a number of winners were also announced at the Cagogan Hall in London during the Pre-MOBO Awards show.
Below is the list of winners.
Best R&B/Soul Act 2016 – Shakka
MOBO Unsung – Alika
Best Gospel – Guvna B
Best Jazz Act – Esperanza Spalding
Best African Act – Wizkid