The nominations for the 2023 Grammy Awards were announced on Tuesday and Nigerian artistes Tems and Burna Boy made it to the list of nominees.
Both artistes got two nominations each. Tems, whose full name is Temilade Openiyi, was nominated in the ‘Best Melodic Rap Performance’ and ‘Best Rap Song’ categories for her Drake-assisted contributions to Future’s ‘Wait For U’.
Damini Ogulu MFR, also known as Burna Boy’s sixth album ‘Love, Damini’ was shortlisted for the ‘Best Global Music Album’ prize. His song ‘Last Last’ also received a nomination in the ‘Best Global Music Performance’ category.
American singer and songwriter Beyoncé has the highest nominations for the 65th Grammy Awards with ten entries. She was nominated in the following categories: Song of the Year for Break My Soul; Album of the Year for Renaissance; Record of the Year for Break My Soul; Best Dance/Electronic Music Album for Renaissance; Best Dance/Electronic Recording for Break My Soul.
Other nominations include Best Remixed Recording for Break My Soul (Terry Hunter Remix); Best Song Written for Visual Media for Be Alive; Best R&B Song for Cuff It; Best Traditional R&B Performance for Plastic Off the Sofa; and Best R&B Performance for Virgo’s Groove.
The 65th annual Grammy Awards ceremony will be held at the Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles on 5 February 2023. It will recognise the best recordings, compositions, and artistes of the eligibility year, running from 1 October 2021 to 30 September 2022.
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