Burna Boy, the acclaimed Nigerian superstar singer with multiple awards, has been hailed as the ‘preeminent African artist’ by Grammy organizers.
In a recent statement on their website, the Grammys extended congratulations to the self-proclaimed African Giant and other nominees for the inaugural Best African Music Performance category at the 2024 Grammys.
The Grammys highlighted Burna Boy’s significance, emphasizing his noteworthy collaborations with global superstars such as Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber.
The statement read:
“There’s not a bigger star in Afrobeats, or even the whole of Africa itself, than Burna Boy. He nabbed two consecutive Best Global Album GRAMMY nods for his albums Twice as Tall and African Giant, and he’s also collaborated with global stars such as Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber.”