The 2019 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards hosted by DJ Khaled was held on Saturday evening March 22, at the Galen Center in Los Angeles.
Nigerian music star Davido, who was in the Favourite Global Music Star category with Taylor Swift, lost out to the American singer.
The awards, which are voted on by fans, span a range of categories, from favourite movie to favourite butt-kicker to favorite social media star.
The Nigerian Talented singer, Davido previously had a better history in 2018, having nomination with alongside stars like: BlackPink from Asia, Troye Sivan from Australia/New Zealand, Europe’s David Guetta, Taylor Swift from North America, J Balvin from Latin America and UK’s HRVY
Ariana Grande shared a video to thank her fans as she took home the awards for best song (“thank u, next”) and favourite female artist.
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Chris Pratt was slimed as he took home the award for favorite butt-kicker, as was favorite male voice from an animated movie winner Adam Sander.
Other winners included Fuller House, Incredibles 2, Shawn Mendes and Zendaya.
Among the stars presenting were Jason Sudeikis, Noah Centineo, Lana Condor, Joey King, Liza Koshy, Paris Berelc, Caleb McLaughlin, Kiernan Shipka, Ally Brooke, Josh Peck, Lilly Singh and David Dobrik, along with cast members from Disney’s Aladdin (Will Smith, Mena Massoud and Naomi Scott), Shazam! (Zachary Levi, Asher Angel and Jack Dylan Grazer) and Dora and the Lost City of Gold (Isabela Moner and Eugenio Derbez).
In addition, Migos performed a medley of their hits. The group, who were nominated for their first Kids’ Choice Award in the category of favorite music group, were joined onstage by Grammy-winning record producer and songwriter DJ Mustard.
Among the Nickelodeon talent appearing throughout the evening were JoJo Siwa, Jace Norman and Riele Downs (Henry Danger), Ryan of Ryan ToysReview (Ryan’s Mystery Playdate), Scarlet Spencer and Dallas Dupree Young (Cousins for Life) and Owen Joyner, Daniella Perkins and Lilimar (Knight Squad).