We earlier reported on Burna Boy emerging as the first Nigerian artist to be nominated for the Grammy awards in two consecutive years. The ‘Wonderful’ crooner was nominated in the Best Global Music category of the 62nd Grammys with his African Giant album.
An award he lost to Angelique Kidjo, Beninese singer and songwriter, who had won the Grammys four times. According to the list released by Grammy Awards organisers, Burna Boy’s new album is presently nominated in the Best Global Music Category with albums FU CHRONICLES by Antibalas, AGORA by Bebel Gilberto, LOVE LETTERS by Anoushka Shankar, and AMADJAR by Tinariwen.
In reaction to his second Grammys nomination. Burna Boy took to his Twitter page and wrote “Another one.”
Twice as Tall is the fifth studio album by Burna Boy. It was released on August 14, 2020, by Spaceship Entertainment, Atlantic Records, and Warner Music. The 15-track album is a mixture of Afrobeats, dancehall, pop, and hip hop.
Two other Nigerian artistes, Tiwa Savage and Ayodeji Balogun, popularly known as Wizkid, also featured on the 63rd Grammys nominee list with vocals on Coldplay’s album and ‘Brown Skin Girl’ Video where Beyonce featured Wizkid.
Well, a latest video which has been spotted by out outfit captures Burna Boy, his beloved mother who doubles as his manager and his team celebration his nomination. Apparently, he is more than happy to be nominated for the second time.
Checkout the video below;