Wednesday, December 7

Star Boy! Wizkid gets Grammy Awards nomination

Nigerian superstar singer, Wizkid has been nominated for the 59th edition of the prestigious Grammy Awards which happens to be his first ever nomination which came courtesy his appearance on Drake’s 'Views' album.

Drake’s multi-platinum album, Views is nominated in the Album of the Year category.
The category also include Adele‘s 25, Justin Bieber‘s Purpose, Sturgill Simpson A Sailor’s Guide To Earth, and Beyonce‘s Lemonade.

Wizkid is credited as a featured artiste and producer on Drake’s hit single One Dance.
Views was named Spotify’s most streamed album of 2016, and his hit One Dance, which features the Nigerian superstar and Filipino R&B singer, Kyla, was named the most streamed track of 2016.

The Album of the Year category recognizes the artist’s performance as well as the overall contributions of featured artistes, producer(s), recording engineer(s) and/or mixer(s).

Wizkid's contribution to the Nigerian Music Industry has earned him several achievements, including a BET Award, a MOBO Award, five Headies Awards, two Channel O Music Video Awards, six Nigeria Entertainment Awards, two Ghana Music Awards, and a Future Award. He has received three nominations at the MTV Europe Music Awards.

This year, he had won MTV MAMAs Artiste of the Year, Best Male and Best Collaboration. MTV EMA Best African Act and Best Worldwide Act. MOBO Best African Act. All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) Artiste of the Year, Best male Artiste in West Africa, Songwriter of the Year, Album of the Year and Song of the Year. African Muzik Magazine Awards Artiste of the Year, Song of the Year and Best Video. African Pride Awards African Artiste of the Year.

Wishing him greater heights in life and many more achievements in his career! Wizzy baby loke loke!

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