The 62nd GRAMMY Awards are right around the corner, airing January 26th 2020 on CBS.
It has 84 nomination categories which Lizzo got the most nominations of 8, followed by Billie Eilish who is currently the youngest artist to be nominated in the grammys and Lil Nas X with 6 nominations each.
Also in the nominations, Beyonce’s Album Lion King: The Gift, which featured African Artists across the continent got nominated for Best Pop Vocal Album which is good news to every artist and producer featured on the album if won.
Best Pop Vocal Album
The Lion King: The Gift, Beyoncé
When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?, Billie Eilish
Thank U, Next, Ariana Grande
No. 6 Collaborations Project, Ed Sheeran
Lover, Taylor Swift
On the other hand, the most trending African Artist of 2019 Burna Boy undoubtedly also got nominated for the Grammy Awards for Best World Music Album.
Best World Music Album
Gece, Altin Gün
What Heat, Bokanté & Metropole Orkest Conducted By Jules Buckley
African Giant, Burna Boy
Fanm D’Ayiti, Nathalie Joachim With Spektral Quartet
Celia, Angelique Kidjo
A lot of people speculated this after he was seen on The Recording Academy Interview, organizers of Grammy Awards earlier this year.
Indeed, he is the first African Musician to the Nominated in the category and would be heart warming if he won this for Nigeria and Africa as a whole.
He has really proven to be the African Giant. Thumbs Up Burna Boy.
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