Nigerian singer and songwriter Burna Boy, was on Wednesday, November 20, name officially named in the list of nominees for the 2020 Grammy Awards.
His African Giant album is nominated in the ‘Best World Music category.’ In the recently released list on Grammys.com website, the nomination is for albums containing at least 51% playing time of new vocal or instrumental World Music recordings and Burna Boy’s African Giant album which is nominated for ‘Best World Music category, met such requirement.
Several celebrities including Davido, Wizkid, Teni, Falz, amongst others have since taken to their official social media pages to congratulate Burna Boy.
However, in reaction to the news, a lady took to her account to say that Stefflon Don is the person behind the global recognition that Burna Boy now enjoys.
She tweeted: “Behind every successful man is a woman. Stefflon Don helped Burna boy get international recognition. Now he’s been nominated for the Grammy’s award. A Queen👑. I Stan.” See her tweet below;
Behind every successful man is a woman. Stefflon Don helped Burna boy get international recognition. Now he's been nominated for the Grammy's award.
A Queen👑. I Stan.
— Rebel (@rebecca_spero) November 20, 2019