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Burna Boy, Wizkid Wins Grammy Awards

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Nigerian Musician, won his first Grammys after being nominated in the Best Global Music Album category of the awards while won the Best Music Video for his song with Beyoncé; Brown Skin Girl, from Lion King: The album.

The Best Music Video award is given to the artist, video director and video producer.

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Burna Boy who is a nominee for a second consecutive year, won with his album.

His Twice as Tall album won the award over records by Antibalas (FU Chronicles), Bebel Gilberto (Agora), Anoushka Shankar ( Letters), and Tinariwen (Amadjar). The win marks Burna Boy’s first Grammy Award after being nominated last year.

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Burna Boy won the award months after the Recording Academy announced plans to change the name of Best World Music Album to Best Global Music Album, saying it’s a step toward “a more relevant, modern, and inclusive term.”

Wizkid won the grammy for his collaboration with Beyonce on the ‘Brown Skin Girl’ from the Lion King Album.

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The 63rd was held in Los Angeles. Traditionally billed as “music’s biggest night”, this year’s ceremony is different because of the pandemic.


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