Last Night, two Nigerian Artiste’s won Grammy Award for the first time in the industry history. The award has sparks the debate on “Who is the best music artiste in Nigeria” as Burna Boy won the award for best Best Global Music Album
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Wizkid won the award through his collaboration with Beyonce in Brown skin girl. This has Sparks debate in Nigerian social media space on who the best artiste is in the nation. This award has given bragging rights to Burna Boy and Wizkid fans.
9ice nevertheless had his own share of dragging, as social media user claims he promised to bring home Grammy, but he has never got a nomination and that his career is already declining.
Others have a different opinion. They claim Burna and Wizkid won base on the ground work and foundation laid by the likes of Fela Anikulapo, 2face, D’banj and Don Jazzy who expose the Afrobeats sound internationally and gave it recognition.
A lot of congratulatory messages have been extended to both Burna and Wizkid as fans claim the later becomes the first Nigeria singer to win a Grammy Award. Even though some disagree claiming he will not be given the award symbol to take home like Burna Boy.
A lot of brands and celebrities have taken to their twitter handle to congratulate the first set of Grammy Winners in Nigeria music industry history, and below are some of the tweets.
Grammys 2021: Burna Boy and Wizkid win at music awards
Both Burna Boy and Wizkid are currently the only Nigerian Singers to win a Grammy
— Africa fact Daily (@Africafactdaily) March 14, 2021
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— Omah Lay (@Omah_Lay) March 14, 2021
— Davido (@davido) March 15, 2021
— ordega francisca (@OrdegaF) March 14, 2021
— CÎROC Nigeria (@CirocNGR) March 15, 2021
— KING SMADE (@iamSMADE) March 15, 2021
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