Burna Boy’s album nominated for 2021 BRIT awards
Grammy award Winning Nigerian singer, Burna Boy has been nominated for the 2021 BRIT awards, with his Grammy winning album, Twice as tall, gaining the recognition.
Organisers of the 2021 BRIT Awards, which is sometimes referred to as the British version of the Grammys, unveiled the nominees on Wednesday.
Burna Boy was nominated for the ‘International Male Solo Artist’ category alongside The Weekend, Bruce Springsteen, Childish Gambino and Tame Impala.
He was nominated for the same category last year for ‘African Giant’ his 2019 album but lost to Tyler The Creator, American singer-songwriter.
The awards will take place on 11 May 2021.
Usually held in February, the ceremony was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
See full nominations below;
British Single with Mastercard (Supported by Capital FM)
220 Kid & Gracey, “Don’t Need Love”
Aitch & AJ Tracey featuring Tay Keith, “Rain”
Dua Lipa, “Physical”
Harry Styles, “Watermelon Sugar”
Headie One featuring AJ Tracey & Stormzy, “Ain’t It Different”
J Corry featuring Mnek, “Head and Heart”
Nathan Dawe featuring KSI, “Lighter”
Regard & Raye, “Secrets”
Simba featuring DTG, “Rover”
Young T & Bugsey featuring Heady One, “Don’t Rush”