Burna Boy wins first Grammy Award for Best Global Album
Nigerian singer, songwriter and rapper Burna Boy born as Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu wins Best Global Music Album category after losing out to Angelique Kidjo in 2020.
The afrobeats star won the Best Global Music Album category for his latest body of work dubbed ‘Twice As Tall’ and he beat the likes of American, Brooklyn-based afrobeat band Antibalas; a group of Tuareg musicians, Tinariwen; British-Indian composer, Anoushka Shankar and Brazilian-American singer, Bebel Gilberto
This years Grammy award which marks 63rd Grammy Awards was held in Los Angeles.
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