Tuesday, 22 July 2014

Davido: I Never Thought I Would Win The BET Award

The reigning Best International Act in this year's BET Awards never thought he would win the award.

Nigerian rapper, Davido spoke during an upbeat event, which was held at Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Africa’s office in Ikoyi, Lagos, saw media treated to a luxurious breakfast as they mingled with the BET awards returnees as well as VIMN Africa’s Colette Otusheso, and many others.

Talking during the media chat, Davido said, “When I was hanging out with the other nominees before the awards in LA, I never thought I would win because I have worked with almost everyone on that nomination list, and they are amazing artists."

He added, "The African category of the Best International Act was a tough one so when I was announced as the winner, I was absolutely stunned and elated!”

A congratulatory Ice Prince also commented on Davido’s win. “I was really excited when I heard them call Davido’s name… he is a really talented artist and it’s encouraging to see African artists being recognized for their hard work.”