Burna Boy receives Grammy Award Nomination for “Best Global Music Album” with Twice As Tall. The artist who was nominated for Grammy last year but lost to Angélique Kidjo has received another nomination. A feat neither of his compatriot has been able to achieve
He at this time becomes the first artist of Nigeria origin to be nominated for Grammy twice in their career and the first to be nominated for album of the year award, as his album Twice as Tall is nominated for Best Global Music Album.
The other person to have received nomination for the award was Femi Kuti which was for best HIV song. If he eventually wins, he will be the first Nigerian to achieve that feat. By so doing, fulfilling the dream of 9ice who promise Nigerians he will bring home Grammy.