Fancy Gadam Beats Davido & Burna Boy To Win ‘Best Afrobeat Entertainer’ At 2020 IRAWMA
Mujahid Ahmed Bello known by his stage name Fancy Gadam was announced the winner of ‘Best Afrobeat Entertainer’ at the 2020 IRAWMA – International Reggae And World Music Awards.
The Ghanaian Afropop, dancehall, and reggae musical artist beat top Nigerian musicians like Davido and Grammy Awards nominee, Burna Boy to win the award which took place in Jamaica.
Fancy Gadam was nominated alongside Afro B, Burna Boy, Davido, Diamond Platinum and Innoss B in the ‘Best Afrobeat Entertainer’ category but emerged as the winner.
The 31-year-old Tamale based musician who began his music career at the age of 12 as a performer at schools and public events won ‘Most Promising Entertainer’ last year.
Fancy Gadam is said to have been influenced by Davido, Banky W. and Wizkid. He has 6 studio albums to his credit: Kalipo, Ashili, Nawuni Yiko, Takahi, Mujahid and Dream.