Nigerian Grammy-hopeful, Burna Boy has lost the World Best Album Award to Angelique Kidjo, another African who was also nominated alongside the artist.
Burna Boy, Nigeria’s headliner in the 2020 Grammy Awards, was nominated in the World Best Album category for the 62nd Grammy Awards in 2020.
He lost the award to South African legendary musician, Angelique Kidjo who’s album ‘Celia’ was nominated for the World Best Album in the 2020 Grammy Awards.
Angelique Kidjo gave a powerful moving speech during her acceptance at the 2020 Grammy Awards, where she also honored her co-nominee Burna Boy with her acceptance speech.
Watch Angelique Kidjo’s 2020 Grammy Awards Acceptance speech for winning the World Best Music Album Award.
Watch Angelique Kidjo perform “Afrika” on the night of the 2020 Grammy Awards at Staples Center in Los Angeles.