Davido, DJ Lambo, Cohbams emerge as winners at the 2022 Beatz Awards which took place at Muson Centre, Lagos.
Gatekeepers News reports that the seventh edition of the awards saw various artistes go home as winners in different categories on Saturday.
The award was hosted by BBNaija Star, Dee-One and Phronesis, the Ghanaian rapper.
Davido won the ‘Best Songwriter’ award.
DJ Lambo of Chocolate City won the ‘Female DJ of the Year’ award for the second consecutive year.
YBNL won the ‘Best Record Label’ award.
Blaise Beat won the ‘Producer of the Year’ award.
Samuel Giveson also known as SMJ emerged the winner of the ‘Afro Gospel Producer of the Year’ award.
Cobhams Asuquo, the music producer, was honoured with the ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’.
TG Omori went home with the ‘Best Music Director’ award.
Other award winners are Tosan Wilshare for ‘Best On-Air Personality’, Sean Okeke for ‘Best Artiste Manager of the Year’
Boomplay won the ‘Best Music Streaming Platform’ and VTek won the ‘Best Mixing and Mastering Engineer’.
Elijah John, the CEO of the Beatz Awards, said the ceremony was to recognise and celebrate outstanding achievements of the creative minds behind music production, business, and distribution.
“We need to recognise the talents behind the stars; these people make these things happen. We want to educate the people about how rich the industry is and how they can tap into the potential,” John said.