The Headies Awards 2022: Venue, Date, New Categories And Prizes | SEE DETAILS


The Headies Awards has been fully rebranded in 2022 with a new venue, award ceremony date, award categories and even prizes all changed ahead of its 15th edition.

The Headies Award 2022
The Headies: Photo-credit The Guardian Nigeria

The Headies Awards have stepped things up in 2022 ahead of its 15th edition, and for the first time in the legacy of the most prestigious Nigerian award ceremony, it would not be hosted on home soil.

Where Is The Venue Of The Headies 2022 Award Ceremony?

The 15th edition of the headies awards is set to take place in Atlanta, Georgia, the USA, for the first time in the award ceremony’s history. The Headies would be fully backed by the US consulate, according to the Afrobeats Intelligence boss, Joey Akan.

The Headies 2022 is scheduled to be held on July 2, 2022.

What Are The New Categories At The Headies 2022?

It was also added that the organizers would add two new categories to reward excellence in the Nigerian music industry further. The award categories include ‘The Best Music Executive’ and ‘The Taking Africa Award.’

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What Would The Winner Of The Next Rated At The Headies Award Get?

The award ceremony organizers added that the winner of the next rated category would be getting a Bentley in the 15th edition of the awards.

This is a unique development for the prestigious award show itself as it is focused on bringing afrobeat closer to the rest of the world with this step.

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