Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu, better known as Burna Boy, popular Nigerian singer and Grammy Award winner, has received dual nominations for the upcoming Grammy Awards 2023.
Burna Boy is the only Nigerian singer nominated for the prestigious award show which will be held on 5th February 2023.
Burna Boy was shortlisted in the “Best International Music Performance” category alongside Arooj Aftab, Anoushka, Matt B, Eddy Kenzo, Rocky Dawuni and featuring Blvk H3ro, Wouter Kellerman, Zakes Bantwini and Nomcebo Zikode for his single “Last Last”.
He was also nominated for ‘Best World Music Album’ for his album ‘Love, Damini’ alongside Berklee Indian Ensemble, Angélique Kidjo, Ibrahim Maalouf, Anoushka Shankar, Metropole Orkest and Jules Buckley with Manu Delago and Masa Takumi.
This comes a few days after he was named Best African Actor & rsquo; At MTV EMAS 2022.
The MTV Europe Music Awards (originally known as the MTV European Music Awards, commonly referred to as the MTV EMA) are awards given by Paramount Networks International to honor artists and musicians in pop culture.
Bernabeu, who did not come to receive the award, expressed his happiness and thanked the organizers for honoring him.
Thanks for the love, @mtvema, & rsquor; he wrote. I’m really sorry I couldn’t do that. ’ We are back! 🚀❤️