Nigerian afrobeats musician, Made Kuti is one of the recipients of the 2022 Grammy Nominations as he was nominated alongside his father in the Best Global Music Album category.
Made Kuti’s name was among the list of nominations for the 2022 Grammy Awards for his joint album, Legacy with his father, Femi Kuti. The nominations were revealed on Tuesday, the 23rd of November 2021.
This year nomination saw more than one Nigerian artiste bagging a grammy nomination; from Wizkid, who got two nominations for Essence and Made In Lagos to Tems for her feature on Essence and Burna Boy for his collaboration with Angelique Kidjo and the father and son duo, Femi and Made Kuti for their hit record.
The Grammy Awards is arguably the biggest night in the music industry every year, as the creme de la creme come together to reward the efforts of the best talents of the year in review. The 2022 event will hold on Monday, the 31st of January at the Staples Center.
Made Kuti and his father, Femi Kuti grabbed a nomination for the 2022 Grammy Awards in the Best Global Music Album category for their joint album, Legacy. Reacting to this nomination, Made Kuti wrote via Instagram;
I’m dazed mehn!!! Guess who just got nominated for his first Grammy for his Debut album!!??
All those years I spent practising all those instruments by myself to record an album I would play every instrument in by myself!! Notating the music, recording it with @zarma_studio, editing! Man! I’m stoked! 🔥🔥🔥
Thank you @recordingacademy and of course to the ultimate support pillar @femiakuti