The U.S. Mission in Nigeria and giants in the Nigerian music industry have thrown their weight behind the upcoming 15th edition of the Headies awards.
Speaking at a recent event, Acting U.S. Consul General Brandon Hudspeth noted that cultural and artistic exchanges are just one way the United States partners with the people and government of Nigeria.
This year’s Headies Awards will highlight the Nigerian music industry’s creativity and growing global reach.”
Executive Producer of the Headies Music Awards, Ayo Animashaun, noted that it’s the first year the Headies will be held outside of Nigeria. He described Atlanta as home to many prominent hip-hop and R&B artists and their record labels.