The Headies 2011
|The Headies 2011|
|Date||October 22, 2012|
Eko Hotel and Suites |
Victoria Island, Lagos
|Hosted by||Rita Dominic and eLDee|
The sixth annual The Headies (formerly called The Hip Hop World Awards) were hosted by Rita Dominic and eLDee. The show was held on October 22, 2011, at the Eko Hotel and Suites in Victoria Island, Lagos. 2face Idibia received three awards, including the Artiste of the Year plaque. Darey took home the Best R&B Single and Recording of the Year plaques for his song "The Way You Are". Chocolate City rappers M.I and Ice Prince won two awards apiece. Don Jazzy and Dr SID both took home an award. Capital Femi walked away with the Best Vocal Performance (Male) award. Wizkid won the Next Rated category and received a Hyundai Sonata at a later date. Waje was the only female to win an award. The Hall of Fame award went to Afro juju musician Shina Peters. A total of twenty-one cart gold plaques were handed out.
Winners and nominees
|Best R&B/Pop Album||Best Rap Album|
|Best R&B Single||Best Pop Single|
|Best Vocal Performance (Male)||Best Vocal Performance (Female)|
|Best Rap Single||Best Street-Hop Artiste|
|Best Collabo||Lyricist on the Roll|
|Song of the Year||Best Recording of the Year|
|Album of the Year||Artiste of the Year|
|Producer of the Year||Best Music Video Director|
|Next Rated||African Artiste of the Year|
|Hip Hop World Revelation of the Year||Hall of Fame|
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