Congratulations are in order for Nigerian singer Burna Boy as he is nominated for the 63rd Grammy Awards which is taking place on Sunday, January 31, 2021.
The 2021 nomination makes it the second time that the Nigerian singer would be nominated. The Ye crooner was nominated for his recent album Twice As Tall under the Best Global Music Album.
— Recording Academy / GRAMMYs (@RecordingAcad) November 24, 2020
Burna Boy was listed alongside an American, Brooklyn-based afrobeat band Antibalas, American singer Bebel Gilberto, British Indian singer Anoushka Shankar, and a group of Tuareg musicians from the Sahara Desert region of northern Mali called Tinariwen.
The singer’s first nomination came in November 2019 and it got many Nigerians excited as they prayed for him to win. Nigerian have, however, not given up on the hope that the singer can still bring home the Grammy award as many have taken to social media to pray for him to win it this second time.