Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards Abu Dhabi 2023 was nothing short of spectacular. With a star-studded lineup of performers, celebrity presenters, and gallons of slime, it left the audience in awe. Here, we’ll take you through the highlights of this unforgettable event.
The Hosts Who Rocked the Stage
- Jessie J Takes Center Stage: British sensation Jessie J not only co-hosted the event but also treated the audience to a breathtaking performance of her hit song, “Price Tag.” Her energy and charisma lit up the stage, setting the tone for an unforgettable evening.
- Ossy Marwah: The Social Media Star: Joining Jessie J as a co-host, Ossy Marwah brought his social media prowess to the stage. His humor and charm added a unique flavor to the event, making it a memorable experience for all.
A Record-Breaking Voting Frenzy
The Kids’ Choice Awards Abu Dhabi 2023 set a new record with a staggering 46 million votes. This massive turnout, tripling the previous edition, showcased the enthusiasm and passion of kids and families worldwide. These votes determined the fate of 64 nominees across 16 diverse categories, making the event truly interactive.
Star-Studded Performances and Appearances
- Now United: A Global Music Sensation: The world’s first global music team, Now United, dazzled the audience with their electric performance. Their multicultural and dynamic act resonated with fans of all ages.
- Elyanna’s Melodic Magic: Palestinian-Chilean singer-songwriter Elyanna graced the stage with her enchanting melodies, captivating the hearts of the audience.
- Bader Al-Shuaibi’s Musical Mastery: Top Saudi artist Bader Al-Shuaibi added a local touch to the event with his exceptional musical talent, earning applause from fans across the region.
- Noel Kharman’s Soulful Serenade: Palestinian singer-songwriter Noel Kharman delivered a soulful performance that resonated with fans and left a lasting impression.
- Issam Alnajjar and Siilawy: Jordanian Sensations: Jordanian singer-songwriters Issam Alnajjar and Siilawy showcased their musical prowess, representing the vibrant Jordanian music scene.
Celebrities Presenting the Iconic Nickelodeon Blimp
The coveted Nickelodeon orange blimp was handed to the winners by some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry. Presenters included Karen Wazen, Noor Stars, Kris Fade, Lea Makhoul, Amr Maskoun, Saudi Reporters, and Zainab Al Eqabi, adding to the star-studded allure of the event.
The Ultimate Slime Showdown
Adding an element of surprise and hilarity, the event featured slime targets. Winners like Islam Afro, Gaith Marwan, singer Issam Alnajjar, Sandra Sahi, and even Jessie J herself got the slime treatment, culminating in an epic finale sliming of the audience. It was a messy, yet incredibly fun way to end the night.
Manal’s Emotional Victory
Moroccan singer-songwriter Manal emerged as the Favorite Artist, winning the hearts of fans worldwide. In an emotional onscreen message, she expressed her gratitude to her dedicated fan base for their unwavering support.
Meet the Winners of Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards Abu Dhabi 2023
- Favorite Artist: Manal
- Favorite Team: Saudi Reporters
- Favorite Female Newcomer: Noel Kharman
- Favorite Male Newcomer: Siilawy
- Favorite Content Creator: Wessam Q
- Favorite Influencer: Ghaith Marwan
- Favorite Gamer: AboFlah
- Favorite Actress: Mayan El Sayed
- Favorite Actor: Ahmed Dash
- Favorite Comedy Creator: Islam Afro
- Favorite International Artist: Olivia Rodrigo
- Favorite Rapper: Big Sam
- Favorite Nickelodeon Character: SpongeBob – SpongeBob SquarePants
- Favorite Pet in Nickelodeon series: Gary the Snail – SpongeBob SquarePants
- Favorite International Influencer: Jenna Ortega
- Favorite International Content Creator: Mr. Beast
Don’t Miss the Broadcast
If you missed the live event, fret not! Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards Abu Dhabi 2023 will be exclusively aired on OSNtv and OSN+ on September 20th at 5:00 PM KSA and 6:00 PM UAE. Additionally, you can catch the excitement on Nickelodeon channels worldwide.
Behind the Scenes
The 2023 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards Abu Dhabi was produced in partnership with Blink Experience, offering a glimpse into the intricate planning and execution that goes into making this event a massive success.
Join the Conversation
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In a world where kids’ entertainment knows no bounds, the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards Abu Dhabi 2023 took it to new heights. It was a night of laughter, music, and, of course, slime – an event that will be remembered for years to come. So, mark your calendars, relive the magic, and join us in celebrating the stars of tomorrow, today!