Adekunle Gold Wins ‘Best New Act’ at 2016 NEA surpasses Ycee, Humblesmith


YBNL singer, Adekunle Gold was honoured as the ‘best new act’ at the 2016 Nigerian Entertainment Awards which held on Sunday, September 4 in New York, United States.  Adekunle Gold beat off competition from Niniola, Ycee, Humblesmith, Mz Kiss and Toby Grey.

The annual awards show was held at Tribeca Arts Performing Center, New York. The 2016 edition of the show was hosted by Nollywood Veteran RMD alongside beautiful Joselyn Dumas.

He was one of a handful of nominated celebrities on hand to receive their awards. ‘Thank you very much guys, this means a lot to me,’ he said. ‘To everybody that voted for me, thank you.’

In a tweet the singer announced to fans that he had finally won the coveted award.