2021 has proven to be a great year for Nigerian music stars, Wizkid, Tems and Burna Boy, as they snag Grammy nominations ahead of the 2022 show. This year marks the first time Tems has ever been nominated for the prestigious music award.
Best Global Music Album nominations went to Wizkid’s “Made In Lagos (Deluxe)” and Femi Kuti and Made Kuti‘s “Legacy+,” while Best Global Music Performance went to Wizkid again for “Essence” with Tems, Burna Boy for Angelique Kidjo‘s “Do Yourself“, and Femi Kuti’s “Pà Pá Pà.”
Tems has had a spectacular rise this year and continues to blaze a trail for young women in
See the list for Global Music nominations below:
Best Global Music Performance
For new vocal or instrumental Global music recordings.
- Do Yourself
Angelique Kidjo & Burna Boy
- Pà Pá Pà
Yo-Yo Ma & Angelique Kidjo
Wizkid Featuring Tems
Best Global Music Album
For albums containing at least 51% playing time of new vocal or instrumental Global Music recordings.
- Voice Of Bunbon, Vol. 1
- East West Players Presents: Daniel Ho & Friends Live In Concert
Daniel Ho & Friends
- Mother Nature
- Legacy +
Femi Kuti And Made Kuti
- Made In Lagos: Deluxe Edition