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See First-Time Nigerian Artists Who Got Grammy Nominations 

Thursday, November 25th, 2021 10:42am

By Jude Chukwuemeka

Buju, Tems, and Joeboy clinch their first Grammy Award nominations

Grammy had snubbed many African artists for a long time. This year, the story changed for the better. Now, the story gets even much better as more Nigerian singers get nominated for the 2022 Grammy Awards.

Nigerian singers Buju, Tems, Joeboy, Yemi Alade, and others like Wizkid, and Burna Boy who received the award this year, have been nominated. 

Singers like Buju, Tems, and Joeboy are celebrating their first Grammy nominations after they bagged a nod at the 2022 Grammy Awards.

The nominations also have Femi Kuti on the list.

Yemi Alade got two nominations, Tems also got two nominations, while Joeboy got one nomination. Buju, Terri, and Tay Iwar all got one nomination each.

Click here to see the full nomination list.

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