Some Nigerian celebrities have taken to their social media platforms to congratulate Nigerian Afrobeat singer, Burna Boy, for clinching a Grammy Awards nomination.
On Wednesday, Burna Boy’s African Giant album was nominated for Best World Music category.
He was nominated alongside Beninese popular singer, Anjelina Kidjo; Dutch singer, Altin Gün; Brooklyn born Haitian-American singer, Nathalie Joachim; and Bokanté & Metropole Orkest, a music group from five different countries.
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The ‘Another Story’ singer has now joined the likes of King Sunny Ade, Seun Kuti and Femi Kuti, who had been nominated for that category at the Grammy Awards.
However, Burna Boy’s nomination has continued to attract several goodwill messages from his colleagues and other celebrities in the entertainment industry.
Wizkid, Don Jazzy, Patoranking, Zlatan Ibile, Seyi Shey, Banky W are among celebrities who congratulated him for his latest achievement.
See others below;
Congrats @burnaboy … 🏆… you deserve more then a NOM .. 🖤
— Davido (@davido) November 20, 2019
@burnaboy congratulations 🎉 we go they wound them like that !
— #WorldPresident 🌎 (@Zlatan_Ibile) November 20, 2019
Congrats on the grammy nod @burnaboy ! Well deserved 🦍
— KING OF DOINGS 🐅 (@ChinkoTiger) November 20, 2019
The people that abused you, will stand up and clap when you're succeeding. Just do you.#Burnaboy
— Adesua Etomi-Wellington (@AdesuaEtomiW) November 20, 2019
Breaking news 🤯 @burnaboy 🏆 the real will always rise! Congrats on the Grammy nod! 🦍
— Maleek Berry (@MaleekBerry) November 20, 2019
— its iyanyaaaaaa💥 (@Iyanya) November 20, 2019
Burnaaaa!!!! Mad ooo! @burnaboy bring it home bro!
— May D #MolatiwaE (@MisterMayD) November 20, 2019
Congrats on the Grammy nomination @burnaboy even Ray Charles saw it coming 🔥🔥🔥
— ZAHEER! (@iam_YCee) November 20, 2019
Huge Congrats brother @burnaboy well deserved ❤️
— Runtown (@iRuntown) November 20, 2019
King Burna!! @burnaboy ! 🏆🏆🏆❤️ congratulations blood! You deserve everything and more! From time G.
— Wizkid (@wizkidayo) November 20, 2019
Congrats to the African Giant @burnaboy on the Grammy nomination. Congrats on having the most amazing couple of years. The Grammy is actually just the icing on the already juicy cake. Na them for fall their hand if them no recognize greatness. 💪🏾 pic.twitter.com/0dJct5j7Gj
— ITS DON JAZZY AGAIN (@DONJAZZY) November 20, 2019
Huge congrats @burnaboy Go bring it home 💪🏻
— PATORANKING (@patorankingfire) November 20, 2019
Our African Giant has been nominated for a GRAMMY!!!!!! Congratulations to @burnaboy, his Mom and the entire team. AMAZING, and well deserved. Anything is possible with a little bit of faith and a lot of hard work. So so sooo happy for him.
— Banky Wellington (@BankyW) November 20, 2019