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Burna Boy Breaks Records Getting Four Grammy Nominations


November 13, 2023

The Grammy award winning superstar earned four nominations for the 2024 Grammy awards.

His album ‘I Told Them’ received a nomination for Best Global Album, his single ‘City Boy’ for Best African Music Performance, his song ‘Alone’ for Best Global Music Performance, and his song ‘Sittin’ On Top Of The World’ featuring 21 Savage for Best Melodic Rap Performance making him the first Nigerian artist to earn four nominations in one year.

Burna Boy becomes the first African lead artist to be nominated outside the global categories with his nomination for Best Melodic Rap performance.

His four nominations brings his total nominations to 10 which is a Nigerian record.

He also becomes the first African artist to earn five consecutive Grammy nominations which stretches from 2019 – 2023.