Name: Awon Boyz (those boys) @AwonBoyz
Currently living in Brooklyn, the Nigerian-American Awon Boyz (those boys) added fuel to the Azonto and Afro-pop flame further supporting their effort to become the foremost Naija group living stateside. Azonto dancing originated in Ghana, but thanks to the likes of trio AWon Boyz and their upbeat track Azonto the fever has spread to Lagos and across the globe to NYC.
They garnered further attention, with a top ranking in Mo Hits Oliver Twist dance competition, and a nomination for the Nigerian Entertainment Award Best US Artist category.
After releasing singles such as Omo Yen Flash Me and Which Kind their debut mixtape, Unsigned was released in February 2013 and features appearances from Teeklef, Ayo Jay, and Tolu.