Afrobeats superstar Davido has finally bagged three Grammy nominations in the 2024 Grammy Awards
Written by News Desk on November 11, 2023
The nominations are the first for the 30-year-old, who is considered one of Africa’s biggest acts alongside Wizkid and Burna Boy, both of whom are Grammy winners.
In the nominations announced on Friday, Davido was recognised in the category of Best Global Album for his latest album, “Timeless” as well as Best African Performance for his song “Unavailable” and Best Global Music Performance for his song “Feel.”
An elated Davido reacted to the nominations with a tweet on X with the caption, “3 nominations at the Grammys!! “Delay is not Denial!!
The duo of Olamide and Asake as well as Ayra Starr were not left out of the fray as each scored their first nomination in the category of Best African Music Performance for their songs “Amapiano” and “Rush”, respectively.
It was another big day for Burna Boy as the 2020 Best Global Music Album winner was recognised in four categories: Best Melodic Rap Performance (“Sittin’ On Top Of The World”), Best Global Music Performance (“Alone”), Best African Music Performance (“City Boys”), and Best Global Music Album (“I Told Them…”).