Following his historic nomination at the 62nd Grammys, congratulatory messages have been trooping in from fans, colleagues, and people of the media. Burna Boy joins the league of Nigerian legends like Sunny Ade, Seun and Femi Kuti to get a nod at the prestigious award show. But if he wins it he will become the first out those aforementioned to have actually won it. Burna Boys nomination is in the category of Best World Music Album for his efforts on the African Giant album. Here is the full nomination:
1.GECE- Altin Gün
2. WHAT HEAT- Bokanté & Metropole Orkest Conducted By Jules Buckley
3. AFRICAN GIANT- Burna Boy
4. ANM D’AYITI- Nathalie Joachim With Spektral Quartet
5. CELIA- Angelique Kidjo
Wizkid, Davido and more have since joined in to congratulate him for reaching such historic heights.
King Burna!! @burnaboy ! 🏆🏆🏆❤️ congratulations blood! You deserve everything and more! From time G.
— Wizkid (@wizkidayo) November 20, 2019
Congrats @burnaboy … 🏆… you deserve more then a NOM .. 🖤
— Davido (@iam_Davido) November 20, 2019