Adekunle Gold notched the Best New Act award at the 2016 Nigerian Entertainment award (NEA).
The YBNL singer topped other acts such as Humblesmith and Ycee in the keenly contested category at the awards which held on Sunday,
September 4, 2016 in New York.
According to the NetNg, the Ariwo Ko act was one of the few nominated celebrities present to receive their awards at the ceremony.
“Thank you very much guys, this means a lot to me. To everybody that voted for me, thank you,”
Adekunle was quoted as saying in his acceptance speech.