Burna boy won award for the “Best Global Album” at the recently concluded Grammy Awards ceremony on Sunday, March 14.
Burna Boy’s Grammy award plaque has been shared online.
A photo of his plaque was shared online this morning by veteran singer, 2face Idibia.
The talented Nigerian singer won the Best Global Music Album at the 2021 Grammy Awards held on Sunday, March 14.
His album Twice as Tall won the award over records by Antibalas (FU Chronicles), Bebel Gilberto (Agora), Anoushka Shankar (Love Letters), and Tinariwen (Amadjar). The win marks Burna Boy’s first Grammy Award after being nominated last year.
See a full photo of the plaque below.
The 29-year-old Afrobeats singer clinched his first Grammy Award after winning the ‘Best Global Music Album’ category for ‘Twice As Tall‘; his 2020 project.
He is also the first official Afrobeats artiste to win a Grammy.
Equally important, the self-acclaimed African Giant had revealed his disappointment at missing out on the award last year. The superstar artiste had lost out to Beninoise legend, Angelique Kidjo. However, he had been undeterred by the Grammy snub and had re-doubled his effort
Consequently, the self-styled African Giant had been nominated for the second consecutive year.