Prominent Nigerian Afrobeat singer, Seun Kuti narrowly missed out in the world music category at the 2019 Grammy awards. The award took place in Los Angeles.
The 36-year-old son of late Fela Kuti narrowly lost to Justice in the ‘World Music Award’ category.
His 2018 album, ”Black Times”, got nominated in the category; but lost out to South Africa’s Soweto Gospel Choir who grabbed their third Grammy Awards for the album ”Freedom”.
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The category that had the likes of Bombino from Niger, Mali’s Fatoumata Diawara and Soviet’s Yiddish Glory.