Wizkid Gets First Grammy Award Nomination
Nigerian music wonderkid and Star
Boy Music Worldwide act, Wizkid , has
been tagged in the prestigious
Grammy Awards nominees list for his
role in Drake’s hit single “One Dance”.
The track, which also features Kyla, is
off Drake’s award winning album
“Views” which stood out as one of the
best albums released in 2016.
Drake’s album, in which Wizkid
appeared, made the highly coveted
lbum of the year” category,
competing against other award
winning artistes like Adele, Beyonce,
and Justin Bieber.
Wizkid has had a tremendous year
with top notch awards credited to him.
Worthy of mentions are his Bill Board
appearance as the first Nigerian to
emerge on that list, MTV Europe Music
Awards (Best African Act), 2016
MAMA awards (Best African Act), 2016
MOBO Awards, AFRIMA awards, the
Headies (Nomination), and just
recently, his appearance on the
Grammy Awards among others.
Wizkid ’s international prominence
started when his Ojuelegba hit single
had American rapper Drake and
English rapper with Nigerian descent,
Skepta, on the remix.
Prior to this time, the award was only
given to the main artiste but this
year’s edition of the Grammy Awards
would see contributing acts and
producers going home with awards as
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