Does Burna Boy stand a chance of winning a Grammy Award?

Does Burna Boy stand a chance of winning a Grammy Award?

All Nigerians and Africans were filled with joy when our very own Burna Boy was nominated for a Grammy Award, many congratulations when sent across to him and he even posted a video online to celebrate the nomination.

Our question if “Burna Boy stand a chance of winning a Grammy Award” is not to talk him down, but to hear people’s opinions on the issues cause many other people have already been nominated before but only one musician has won before Sikiru Adepoju.

List of Nigerian Grammy Award winners and nominees

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The following is a list of Grammy Awards winners and nominees from Nigeria:

Artists who received nominations for their original work
Year Category Work Artist Result
1984 Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording Syncro System King Sunny Adé [1] Nominated
1998 Best World Music Album Love Drum Talk Babatunde Olatunji Nominated
1999 Odu King Sunny Adé [2] Nominated
2003 Fight to Win Femi Kuti [a] Nominated
2010 Best Contemporary World Music Album Day by Day Femi Kuti Nominated
2012 Best World Music Album Africa for Africa Nominated
2014 No Place for My Dream Nominated
2018 Black Times Seun Kuti & Egypt 80[3] Nominated
2020 Best World Music Album African Giant Burna Boy[4] Pending
Artists who won and/or received nominations for their minor contributions to foreign work
Year Category Foreign work and artist Nigerian act Result
2009 Best Contemporary World Music Album Global Drum Project by Various artists[b] Sikiru Adepoju Won
2015 Album of the Year Beyoncé by Beyoncé[c][6] Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Nominated
2017 Views by Drake[d][7] Wizkid Nominated
Best Dance Recording Rinse & Repeat” by Riton[e][8] Kah-Lo Nominated
2018 Best Reggae Album Avrakedabra by Morgan Heritage[f][9] Timaya Nominated
2019 Best Rock Album Mania by Fall Out Boy[g][10] Burna Boy Nominated

So the question here is does Burna Boy stand a chance of winning a Grammy Award?

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