Amidst all the excitement and anticipation that builds up prior to the popular Nigerian music awards show. The Headies by the Hip Hop World Magazine of Nigeria. The excitement to also see the top Headies 2021 outfit is not hidden as well. Nothing adds more visual beauty and colour to the event than the various outfits worn by celebrities and attendees of the event.
However, unlike the previous editions, attendance was a bit less and some restrictions put in place in adherence to Covid19 protocols. But social distancing does not in any way mean the end of fashion right?
So, here is a list of the top Headies 2021 outfits worn by popular celebrities at the 14th edition of The Headies music awards.
Nigerian film actress, director, and producer did not just show up to spin heads and erupt “wows”. She came to win and to display elegance and glamour. And that she did, going home with the price as the best-dressed female at the 14th Headies awards. In other words, this is the Headies 2021 outfit of the year.
The young Nigerian popular actress, model, entrepreneur and former Big Brother Naija Lockdown housemate. Ngozi “Erica” Nlewedim showed up in an outstanding blend of red hand-painted and hand-embellished dress from the Goddess collection of popular fashion designer Mide. An art crafted to express the piece:
Through all of her pain, trauma, brokenness; watch her inner power shine through to show forth her inner beauty and inner strength; whilst embracing her sexuality and feminism.
Beautiful and honoured actress, former Big Brother Africa housemate and producer (with Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards for Indigenous movie of the Year 2018). Lilian Afegbai came to slay seriously. Wearing a stunning Ox-blood dress adorn with Gold coloured netting from the fashion house of Trish O. Couture.
“A woman’s dress should be like a barbed wire fence serving its purpose without obstructing the view” was the inspiration behind the dress.
Alexandra Sandra Asogwa Amuche popularly known as Alex Unusual. Another former Big Brother Naija housemate, model, dancer, actress, and fashion enthusiast; Took it to another level going out from the norm of flowing gowns or “Cinderella me” as she puts it on her Instagram. Rocking a custom embroidered pantsuit from The Sevon Dejana brand, Alex proved to be an unusual sight at the 14th Headies awards. A perfect blend of Red on melanin.
TV presenter, model, former Big Brother Naija housemate and former Nigeria representative at Miss Intercontinental World Beauty Pageant. Chinonso Ibinabo Opara popularly known as Kim Oprah showed up with a beautiful colour blend crispj6 suit from Hertunba collections.
The former BBNaija 2020 housemate and single mum, actress and content creator showed up in an eye-catching Gold coloured dress from Collettecreations. Featuring a huge burst region design that looks like an up folded wing when viewed from the side. Anyansi took the headies 2021 outfit game of curves to a new level.
Annie Macaulay–Idibia is a Nigerian, model, presenter and actress. Former nominee in the “Best Supporting Actress” category at the 2009 edition of the Best of Nollywood Awards. Arriving in a golden sleeveless short dress from Trish O. Couture. Walking in Gold coloured heels, Annie Idibia came to slay fiercely in a single colour.
Olamilekan Moshood Agbeleshe popularly known as Laycon. A Nigerian media Personality, Rapper, Singer, Songwriter and winner of the most recent Big Brother Naija season 5. Laycon arrived in a black gold dragon printed jacket and trousers upon a black tee and white shoes. Not very far from his normal fashion.
Long-time rapper/ hip-hop recording artist, businessman, stage performer and owner of The Goretti Company, a talent managing outfit linked with stars like Chidinma and Phyno. Appearing in custom native lion head long armless coat upon black turtle neck all from the fashion house of Fashion Gawd. A nice blend of casual and traditional attire.
Sunday Ginikachukwu Nweke, Nigerian record producer, disc jockey, pianist and songwriter professionally known as Masterkraft. Arrived at the 14th Headies awards in a simplistic suit upon a black shirt. Not very unusual of him.
Kafayat Oluwatoyin Shafau, popularly known by her stage name Kaffy, is a Nigerian dancer, choreographer, dance instructor and fitness coach and founder and owner of Imagneto Dance Company.
Sure the name Tobi rings a bell. Actor, model, host, photographer, and former Big Brother Naija 2018 finalist. Rocking a simple but elegant all-black suit from the clothing brand The Way It Fits.
Nigerian top comedian, Actor, Youtuber and Writer, Bovi Ugboma, popularly known as Bovi. Co-hosting the 14th edition of The Headies awards with Nancy Isime is expected to have a more impressing outfit. Or at least something that speaks louder.
One outfit he wore had more of an emotional loudness attached to it. A white shirt with a painting of a blood-drenched skewed Nigerian flag. A reminder of the lives lost at the Lekki toll gate massacre during the #EndSARS protest of last year, 2020.
The Nigerian Model, Actress and Media personality, Nigerian Broadcasters sexiest female on-air personality nominee, and the Future Awards Africa Nigeria prize TV on-air personality. Co-hosting with comedian Bovi Ugbona, Nancy is expected to turn heads and melt hearts at the event.
Rocking a perfectly fitted short long-sleeved black dress embellished with crystals and stones from The Sevon Dejana brand. This should be the fanciest headies 2021 outfit. With black knee boots and gloves to match, Nancy Isime was the perfect host and Queen of curves at the event.
Singer, Songwriter, Actor and 2015 Nigerian reality competition: Project Fame West Africa and The Voice Nigeria contestant; Chike-Ezekpeazu Osebuka, popularly known by the stage name Chike. The Boo of the Booless arrived at the event dressed up for all the Booless in simple but elegant Yellow upon black suit from Menswear designer The Telvinnwafor Bespoke suits.