The 15th edition of the famous award event, which was held on Sunday, September 4, 2022, saw Wizkid add to his collection of Headies Awards by winning Song Of The Year with his popular song “Essence.”
As the first song by a Nigerian singer to reach the top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100 list and one of the songs to be certified platinum in the US after selling over a million copies in the state, “Essence” has been a huge hit since its debut in 2020.
With many musicians considering “Essence” to be one of the finest songs to come out of the nation, its popularity has reached unprecedented heights.
#The15thHeadies "Song Of The Year" Award – "Essence" By @wizkidayo Ft. @temsbaby #ShowYourAfrica pic.twitter.com/SQfULem5ij
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