4 Nigerian artists poised for multiple Grammy Award nominations leading up to 2024
As anticipation builds for the announcement of the list of nominees for the Grammy Awards 2024, here is a list of the Nigerian artists that might receive nominations this Friday.
The Recording Academy confirmed the list of nominees ahead of the 66th edition of the Grammy Awards 2024, which would be on Friday, November 10, 2023. With the introduction of the Best Africa Music Performance category, the number of talented African and Nigerian artists that would receive nominations automatically increases, featuring a selection of Grammy-worthy Nigerian tracks.
With the global popularity of Afrobeats, the chances of Nigerian artists receiving more nominations is a possibility that should be explored. Bearing this in mind, we have compiled a list of four Nigerian artists poised to receive more than one Grammy award nomination this Friday.
How many nominations would Wizkid receive for the Grammy Awards 2024?
Considering the fact that his album 'More Love Less Ego' was released during the eligibility period of the 66th edition of the Grammy Awards, Wizkid is eyeing four possible nominations this Friday.
Here is a list of the categories and the projects that might be nominated for the categories:
Collaboration of the Year: 'Link Up' by Metro Boomin ft Wizkid and Don Toliver
Best Global Music Album: More Love Less Ego
Best African Music Performance: 2 Sugar' Wizkid ft Ayra Starr
Album Of The Year: METRO BOOMIN PRESENTS SPIDER-MAN: ACROSS THE SPIDER-VERSE
Categories Burna Boy might be nominated for ahead of the Grammy Awards 2024
Following the success of his recently released album, I Told Them, Burna Boy is poised to receive at least 4 nominations in different categories ahead of the Grammy Awards 2024.
Here are the possible categories:
Best African Music Performance: City Boys
Best Global Music Album: I Told Them
Best Rap Performance: Sittin on Top of the World ft 21 Savage
Best Collaboration: Sittin on Top of the World ft 21 Savage
Possible Grammy Awards nominations for Davido
Davido has had one of his biggest years yet following the successful release of his fourth studio album, Timeless. With this, the singer is set to receive his first Grammy nomination.
Here are 2 possible categories the singer might receive nominations in:
Best Global Music Album: Timeless
Best African Music Performance: Feel
Categories Rema might be nominated for ahead of the Grammy Awards 2024
Rema is set to receive his first Grammy Award nomination following a successful 2023. The singer's hit collaboration, which features Selena Gomez, 'Calm Down (remix)', is not eligible for a possible nomination as it was released before the eligibility period for the awards scheduled to take place in February 2024.
Here are the following categories the singer might receive nominations in the following categories :
Best New Artist
Best African Music Performance