Extends Heartfelt Congratulations to Fellow African Nominees
Nigerian musical powerhouse Burna Boy is once again illuminating the global stage, securing an astounding fifth consecutive nomination at the upcoming 66th Annual GRAMMY Awards. With four nominations in hand, Burna Boy proudly stands as the most nominated African artist this year, solidifying his status as a beacon of musical excellence.
Burna Boy’s nominations span various categories, showcasing his versatility and global influence. “Sittin’ on Top of the World,” featuring 21 Savage, has been nominated for Best Melodic Rap Performance. His seventh studio album, “I Told Them…,” has earned a nomination for Best Global Music Album, while the track “Alone” from the album “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” soundtrack is recognized in the Best Global Music Performance category. Additionally, Burna Boy has been nominated in the newly created category of Best African Music Performance for his fan-favourite single “City Boyz.”
As Nigerians eagerly anticipate the 66th GRAMMY Awards, the entire nation is buzzing with pride for Burna Boy’s continued global recognition. The ceremony, set to air live on Sunday, February 4th at 8 PM EST/5 PM PST on CBS & Paramount+, will be keenly watched by fans across Nigeria and the world. As the nation revels in his success, Burna Boy extends heartfelt congratulations to the talented African artists nominated alongside him. In a recent tweet, he shared, ” A HUGE congrats to the talented African artists who were nominated alongside me. The true win lies in sharing these moments with you all at my shows and expressing it through my music.”
Burna Boy’s achievements extend beyond the Grammys as he embarks on his “I Told Them…Tour” across North America. This tour features brand-new production and set designs, offering fans an immersive experience. Audiences can expect electrifying performances of fan favourites from his latest chart-topping album, ‘I Told Them..,’ including hits like “City Boyz,” “Big 7,” “Talibans II,” and “Sittin’ On Top of the World.” Burna Boy will also treat concertgoers to beloved classics like “Ye” and “Last Last.”
As Burna Boy continues to make waves on the global stage, the “I Told Them…Tour” serves as a testament to his enduring impact and the magnetic pull of his music. Don’t miss the chance to witness this Afro-fusion maestro in action.