These are the top 10 Most awarded male artistes of the 2020s decade (Worldwide)
Wizkid has been ranked on the world’s most awarded male artists of the 2020s decade list, and here are the top 10 Most awarded male artistes of the 2020s decade (Worldwide)
The singer and father-of-three is the only African act to have secured a spot on the list, sharing the same space with the likes of BTS, The Weeknd, Kanye West and others.
Top 10 Most awarded male artistes of the 2020s decade
1. BTS – 407 Awards
BTS also known as the Bangtan Boys, is a South Korean boy band that was formed in 2010 and debuted in 2013 under Big Hit Entertainment.
The septet—consisting of members Jin, Suga, J-Hope, RM, Jimin, V, and Jungkook—co-writes and co-produces much of their own output.
Originally a hip hop group, their musical style has evolved to include a wide range of genres.
2. Justin Bieber – 174 Awards
Justin Drew Bieber is a Canadian singer. He was discovered by American record executive Scooter Braun and signed with RBMG Records in 2008, gaining recognition with the release of his debut seven-track EP My World (2009) and soon establishing himself as a teen idol.
Bieber achieved commercial success with his teen pop-driven debut studio album, My World 2.0 (2010), which debuted atop the US Billboard 200,
3. The Weeknd – 155 Awards
Abel Makkonen Tesfaye, known professionally as the Weeknd, is a Canadian singer-songwriter and record producer.
Known for his sonic versatility and dark lyricism, his music explores escapism, romance, and melancholia, and is often inspired by personal experiences.
4. Ed Sheeran – 147 Awards
Edward Christopher Sheeranis an English singer-songwriter.
Born in Halifax, West Yorkshire and raised in Framlingham, Suffolk, he began writing songs around the age of eleven.
In early 2011, Sheeran independently released the extended play, No. 5 Collaborations Project.
He signed with Asylum Records the same year
5. Kanye West – 100 Awards
Ye, commonly known by his birth name Kanye West is an American rapper, record producer, and fashion designer.
Born in Atlanta and raised in Chicago, West gained recognition as a producer for Roc-A-Fella Records in the early 2000s, producing singles for several artists and developing the “chipmunk soul” sampling style.
6. Bad Bunny – 95 Awards
Benito Antonio Martínez Ocasio better known by his stage name Bad Bunny, is a Puerto Rican rapper, singer, record producer, actor, and professional wrestler.
His music is often defined as Latin trap and reggaeton, but he has incorporated various other genres into his music, including rock, bachata, and soul.
He is also known for his deep, slurred vocal style and his eclectic fashion sense.
7. NCT – 84 Awards
NCT (an acronym for Neo Culture Technology) is a South Korean boy band formed by SM Entertainment and introduced in January 2016.
The group consists of 23 members as of April 2021, ranging in age from late teens to mid-twenties and divided into four different sub-units.
The group debuted their first sub-unit, the rotational NCT U, on April 9, 2016, with the double digital single “The 7th Sense” and “Without You”.
8. Harry Styles – 73 Awards
Harry Edward Styles is an English singer, songwriter and actor. His musical career began in 2010 as a solo contestant on the British music competition series The X Factor.
Following his elimination early on, he was brought back to join the boy band One Direction, which went on to become one of the best-selling boy bands of all time before going on an indefinite hiatus in 2016.
9. WizKid – 55 Awards
Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, known professionally as Wizkid, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter.
He began recording music at the age of 11 and released a collaborative album with the Glorious Five, a group he and a couple of his church friends formed.
In 2009, Wizkid signed a record deal with Banky W’s Empire Mates Entertainment (E.M.E).
He later rose to the limelight after releasing “Holla at Your Boy”, the lead single from his debut studio album, Superstar (2011), which also spawned the singles “Tease Me/Bad Guys” and “Don’t Dull”