MOBO Awards 2016

Kanya King MBE founded and established the MOBO Organisation in 1996 to recognise the outstanding achievements of artists who perform music in genres such as Gospel, Jazz, RnB, Soul, Reggae and Hip Hop. 

The MOBO Awards is celebrating its 21st anniversary with a stellar line-up of acts with Tinie Tempah, Craig David and Clean Bandit a few of the stars taking to the stage. The UK's leading celebration of urban music and culture will take place on Friday night at Glasgow's SSE Hydro.

Award categories include:

Best Newcomer

Best Female Act 

Best Song

Best Hip Hop Act

And many more go check out the full list and nominees here

In special recognition features a sporting icon and role model to many females. This year Double Olympic gold medallist Nicola Adams will be celebrated alongside Ms Dynamite for paving the way for future generations of talent. Nicola Adams will lay her paving stone in her home town of Leeds where she already has a golden post box.