Nigerian Afro-fushion singer, Damini Ogulu, aka Burna Boy, has been nominated for the 62nd Grammy Awards.
Ogulu’s nomination was announced in a statement on the Grammy Awards’ website on Wednesday.
He was shortlisted for his album, ‘African Giant’ in the Best World Music Album category.
The category, according to the organisers, is for albums containing at least 51 per cent playing time of new vocal or instrumental world music recordings.
Other contenders in the category are Altin Gün; Bokanté and Metropole Orkest; Nathalie Joachim and Spektral Quartet; and Angelique Kidjo.
The Best World Album is one of the 84 categories being contested by artistes from different parts of the world.
The winner will be announced at an event slated for Sunday, January 26, 2020.
Nigerians who had been nominated in the category in the past included Seun Anikulapo-Kuti, Femi Anikulapo-Kuti and King Sunny Ade.
Meanwhile, many Nigerian artistes have taken to the social media page to congratulate Ogulu for his nomination for the prestigious award.
‘There’s No Actress That Made Her Riches From Just Acting Movies, They Sleep With Men’ — Princess Shyngle
Popular Gambian Actress, Princess Shyngle has made a wild claim against actresses in Africa.
According to Princess Shyngle, every actress who lives a bossy lifestyle sleeps with rich men to survive.
The Slay Queen/actress revealed she gets the offer herself all the time in her DM and offers from Pimps.
She added that an actress needs to make about 150 movies to but a Range stover or buy a first Class Ticket abroad but they do it all the time because the money is being paid by someone else.
Princess Shyngle wrote:
“My dm is super fcuking lit, anytime I post a bad ass picture my dm and emails is under attack by pussy hunters ready to pay anything to get this Gambian Pussy. That’s why when I see all these lying ass actresses claiming success and blessings from acting movie I just laugh my ass out as in the same men sponsoring your lifestyle are on my dms oh or their pimps are on my dm the funny thing is these same men that sleep with y’all brag about it oh, they tell us oh . Don’t let anyone fool you oh there is no actress that made her riches from just acting movies you’ll have to act 150 movies and save that money to afford a Range Rover or a 1st class ticket abroad.”
Fans React to Singer Adele’s Shocking Weight Loss (Photos)
Adele’s weight loss has shocked a lot of people and new photos of the singer have led to a conversation on Twitter as people express concern.
The singer was pictured holidaying in Anguilla with Harry Styles, James Corden and Corden’s wife.
As soon as the photos hit the internet, people began commenting on the singer’s slimmer physique. Some opined that she looked better when she was thicker and that the weight loss makes her look sick. But others said she’s better off slim.
People took to social media and made the singer’s weight a topic of discussion, while others have voiced concerns about her health.
However many other furiously defended the singer – applauding her new figure and warning other fans to leave her alone.
She is believed to have lost three stone over the past 12 months thanks to a strict regime of healthy eating, reformer pilates, using weights in the gym, and cutting down on sugar.