Some top Nigerian artistes, such as Adekunle Gold, Burna Boy and Yemi Alade are set to be considered for a Grammy Award in 2019.
It’s more acknowledgement for Nigerian artistes like, Adekunle Gold, Yemi Alade, Burna Boy as they’re being considered to be nominated for the forthcoming 61st Grammy Awards.
The Nigerian artistes mentioned above would be nominated in the ‘Best World Music Album’ category. This trails earlier news that Seun Kuti took a Grammy nod for his album ‘Black Times’.
Best Nigerian entertainment consultant and A&R Bizzle Osikoya brought out the news which has also been confirmed by Ehiz MTV Base VJ.
See tweets below;
— Bizzle Osikoya (@bizzleosikoya) November 12, 2018
Well, the Grammy secret is finally out. These are the Nigerian artists being considered for the World Music. I pray that Ladysmith Black Mambazo, who have almost always picked it up with each new release, gets to lose. I'm rooting for @adekunlegold , @RealSeunKuti and @burnaboy.
— Joey Akan (@JoeyAkan) November 13, 2018
Grammys better act right now … Seun , Yemi , Damini and Adekunle … what a time to be alive!!!
— EHIZOJIE (@SpecialSlim) November 12, 2018