Sunday , January 17 2021

Several African artists nominated for the 2021 Grammy Awards

Nominations for the 63rd annual Grammy Awards revealed by Nigerian Star Yemi Alade.

As this year is rich in musical variety, many African artists have confirmed their place on the international music scene.

This is especially true of Nigerians Burnaboy and Wizkid.

The latest album from Burnaboy, Twice as long, was nominated in the category of best album for world music. While Wizkid named together with the divan Beyoncé, for the clip of their duo Brown skin girl in the category of best videos.

Star Beyonce will not be left out this year as she is nominated in nine categories thanks to her album Black Parade.

To be eligible for the 2021 Award, albums and songs must have been released between September 1, 2019 and August 31, 2020. And this time, there have been some changes in the categories and rules: Best Urban Contemporary Album has been renamed Best Progressive R&B Album; best rap / song performance is now best melodic rap performance

The ceremony will be presented by the South African comedian and host of the popular show The Daily Show, Trevor Noah.

The 2021 Grammy Awards will be held on January 31, 2021 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

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