By Niyi Tabiti
To many fans of Bigiano, Nigeria’s indisputable ‘shayo’ master,the 2009 Soundcity Music Video Awards (SMVA) is a worthwhile reward for the musician who has indeed paid his dues in the Nigerian entertainment industry.
So it was not a suprise as he clinched two prestigious awards at the elaborate award ceremony, which took place on Saturday 1 August 2009.Only 2face Idibia and Psquare, achieved the same feat of two awards at the ceremony.
Bigiano’s video ‘Shayo’ won him the two awards and it was shot in South Africa. As he fought back tears at the Expo Centre inside Oceanview, the artist told newsmen that he thank God,his fans, his powerful team and everyone that has supported him in the cause of his work all over the world. “The awards is a challenge for me to do more and I promise not to disappoint everyone ” he said in an emotion laden voice.
The “you no go fit come my party make you no go shayo” crooner says he would pay them back with some works that is coming up soon. So watch out.