Nigerian music stars Burna Boy and Wizkid have won big on Sunday night at the 63rd Grammy Awards.
Burna Boy and Wizkid do Nigerians proud
Burna Boy And Wizkid won their first-ever Grammy Awards!
Burna Boy won a Grammy for the Best World Music Album with his latest album ‘Twice As Tall’ which was released in August 2020. He achieved this after beating stiff competition from Antibalas, Bebel Gilberto, Anoushka Shankar, and Tianariwen to the top spot.
The album was produced by Telz, P2J, Timbaland, Leriq, Rexxie, Skread, Andre Harris, Jae5, Mike Dean, and many more.
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It also featured guest appearances from Naughty by Nature, the Kenyan band Sauti Sol, Senegal’s musical titan, Youssou N’Dour, and Chris Martin of Coldplay.
Wizkid, on the other hand, won a Grammy for the Best Music Video’ for his role in ‘Brown Skin Girl’, Beyonce’s 2019 hit song.
This year’s edition of the Grammys was earlier billed for January, but was postponed amid concerns over the coronavirus pandemic.