Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu, better known as Burna Boy, a popular Nigerian singer and Grammy award winner, has received double nominations for the upcoming 2023 Grammy Awards.
Burna Boy is the only Nigerian singer nominated for the prestigious award show, which will take place on February 5, 2023.
Burna Boy was nominated in the “Best Global Music Performance” category for his “Last Last” single alongside; Arooj Aftab and Anoushka, Matt B and Eddy Kenzo, Rocky Dawuni featuring Blvk H3ro, Wouter Kellerman, Zakes Bantwini and Nomcebo Zikode.
He also bagged a nomination in the “Best Global Music Album” album for his “Love, Damini” Album, alongside; Berklee Indian Ensemble, Angélique Kidjo and Ibrahim Maalouf, Anoushka Shankar, Metropole Orkest and Jules Buckley featuring Manu Delago and Masa Takumi.
This comes days after he won ‘Best African Act’ at the MTV EMAS 2022.
Burna Boy’s “Last Last” has been nominated for the “Best Global Music Performance” at the 65th #GRAMMYs.
Burna Boy now extends his lead as the only Nigerian artist nominated twice in a row for the category. [“Do Yourself” with Angelique Kidjo & “Last Last”]. 🦍. pic.twitter.com/uunSyk0NDm
— benny (@benny7gg) November 15, 2022