Nigerian singer, Burna Boy has lost to Angelique Kidjo at the 62nd Grammy awards show tonight as Grammy announces Kidjo as winner of Best World Music Album award category.
Burna Boy’s loss dashed the hopes of many Nigerians that have stayed up to celebrate his victory and the giant leap for Nigerian music but unfortunately, Angelique Kidjo won the Grammy award category.
Congrats Best World Music Album winner – 'Celia' @angeliquekidjo
— Recording Academy / GRAMMYs (@RecordingAcad) January 26, 2020
Born Damini Ogulu, Burna Boy has had a remarkable career, especially in the past one year. In 2019, the singer was the recipient of several coveted awards including Best International Act at the BET Awards.