The self-acclaimed African Giant bagged two nominations; the Best Global Music Performance for which his hit track ‘Last Last’ was nominated and the ‘Best Global Music Album’, for which his recently released album, Love, Damini got singled out.
Tems on the other hand also got nominated in two categories; ‘Best Rap Song’ and ‘Best Melodic Rap Performance’. Both came courtesy of the American rapper, Future’s song, ‘Wait For U’ which she and Drake got featured in.
Burna Boy will have to battle with the regular winner, Angelique Kidjo whose album was also nominated for the ‘Best Global Music Album’.
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Other Afrobeat sensations, Wizkid and Davido failed to bag a single nomination.