Rivers-born singer and record producer Damini Ogulu, professionally known as Burna Boy, has won the ‘Best African Act’ category at the 2022 MTV Europe Music Awards (EMAs).
The event was held at the PSD Bank Dome in Düsseldorf, Germany.
The Grammy awardee, beat other nominees including Ayra Starr (Nigeria), Black Sherif (Ghana), Musa Keys (South Africa), and Zuchu (Tanzania) to clinch the award.
Taylor Swift earned four awards at the event including “Best Artist,” “Best Video,” “Best Pop” and “Best Longform Video” for “All Too Well (10 Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version).”
Nicki Minaj also won “Best Song” for “Super Freaky Girl” and “Best Hip Hop,” while Harry Styles won ‘Best Live’.