Soul Train Awards 2019: Wizkid wins songwriter’s award for Brown Skin Girl alongside Beyonce

Soul Train Awards 2019: Wizkid wins songwriter’s award for Brown Skin Girl alongside Beyonce

Popular Nigerian singer Ayodeji Balogun aka Wizkid has been awarded for his efforts on his feature for Beyonce’s Brown Skin Girl, off the Lion King album.

Wizkid won the Ashford & Simpson Songwriter’s Award at the 2019 edition of the BET Soul Train Awards, alongside Beyonce, for the music collaboration.

The award ceremony took place on Sunday, November 17, at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas.

Check out the full list of winners below:

Best New Artist

Summer Walker WINNER

Lucky Daye


Nicole Bus

Pink Sweat$

YK Osiris

Rhythm & Bars Award

Cardi B, Money WINNER

21 Savage feat J. Cole, A Lot

DaBaby, Suge

J. Cole, Middle Child

Meek Mill feat. Drake, Going Bad

Megan Thee Stallion feat. DaBaby, Cash

Best R&B/Soul Female Artist


Ari Lennox



Mary J. Blige

Summer Walker

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Best R&B/Soul Male Artist


Anderson .Paak

Bruno Mars

Chris Brown

Daniel Caesar


Album/Mixtape of the Year

Cuz I Love You, Lizzo WINNER

Shea Butter Baby, Ari Lennox

Indigo, Chris Brown

Ella Mai, Ella Mai

I Used To Know Her, H.E.R.

Free Spirit, Khalid

Song of the Year

No Guidance, Chris Brown feat. Drake WINNER

Before I Let Go, Beyoncé

Shot Clock, Ella Mai

Talk, Khalid


Girls Need Love (Remix), Summer Walker feat. Drake

Video of the Year

Lizzo, Juice WINNER

Alicia Key, Raise A Man

Beyoncé, Spirit

Childish Gambino, Feels Like Summer

Khalid, Better

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The Ashford & Simpson Songwriter’s Award

Brown Skin Girl, written by Beyoncé Knowles, Carlos St. John, Adio Marchant, Shawn Carter, Stacy Barthe, Anathi Mnyango, Michael Uzowuru, Ayodeji Balogun, Richard Isong (Beyoncé feat. Saint Jhn, Wizkid & Blue Ivy Carter) WINNER

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Hard Place, written by H.E.R., David Harris, Sam Ashworth & Ruby Amanfu (H.E.R.)

Juice, written by Theron Thomas, Sam Sumser, Sean Small, Eric Frederic & Melissa Jefferson (Lizzo)

Make It Better, written by Brandon Anderson, William Smokey Robinson, Alaina Chenevert, Miguel Atwood Ferguson, Daniel Manman Farid Nassar (Anderson .Paak feat. Smokey Robinson)

No Guidance, written by Christopher Brown, Aubrey Graham, Anderson Hernandez, Josha Lewis, Michee Lebrun, Nija Charles, Teddy Walton, Noah Shebib & Tyler Bryant (Chris Brown feat. Drake)

Talk, written by Howard Lawrence, Guy Lawrence & Khalid Robinson (Khalid)

Soul Train Certified Award

Trevor Jackson WINNER


Daniel Caesar



Kelly Rowland

Best Gospel/Inspirational Award

Kirk Franklin WINNER

Bebe Winans

Donald Lawrence

Erica Campbell

Tasha Cobbs Leonard

Tori Kelly

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Best Dance Performance

Chris Brown feat. Drake, No Guidance WINNER

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Beyoncé, Spirit

Danileigh feat. Chris Brown, Easy (Remix)

Lizzo, Juice

Normani, Motivation

Teyana Taylor, WTP

Best Collaboration Performance

Chris Brown feat. Drake, No Guidance WINNER

Ari Lennox feat. J. Cole, Shea Butter Baby

Beyoncé feat. Saint Jhn, Wizkid & Blue Ivy Carter, Brown Skin Girl

Cardi B & Bruno Mars, Please Me

PJ Morton & JOJO, Say So

Ty Dolla $ign feat. J. Cole, Purple Emoji ( -> We have upgraded to serve you better

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Meanwhile, previously gathered the report of a new viral video showing Wizkid and Tiwa Savage performing at the One Africa Music Festival taking place in Dubai, and how they danced intimately.

Source: Legit Newspaper

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