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2 Jul
Prominent singer, Tito Da.fire, has just the league of Nigerian music heads who were distinguished by the American Recording Academy, organisers of the Grammy awards
4 Apr
The Grammy awards night went down with a sombre moment in solidarity of Ukraine, with President Volodymyr Zelensky making a surprise appearance in a pre-taped video encouraging the industry's top artists to "fill the silence" left by Russia's invasion with music. Zelensky produced his pre-taped message ahead of a performance from John Legend of the…
26 May 2021
The Recording Academy, the organizers of the prestigious Grammy Awards, has updated its rules for the album of the year category, giving more producers and songwriters a better chance at winning the top award. The academy on Wednesday announced that any producer, songwriter, engineer or featured artist on an album nominated for album of the…
3 May 2021
The Grammy Awards will no longer use "secret" committees to select which acts get nominated for the prestigious music awards following criticism from artists and allegations of rigging. The Recording Academy on Friday said nominations for the 2022 awards would be decided by its entire voting membership of more than 11,000, rather than the anonymous…
21 Mar 2021
The Grammy awards is no doubt one of the most special award shows. One of the few occasions where a simple tux or a little black dress just won’t cut it, its red carpet requires bold expressions of personality. The traditional splendour was more pared down due to the coronavirus pandemic, but the celebrity Grammy…
17 Mar 2021
In 2001, Beyonce won her first Grammys and this became just the beginning of many wins and a journey for making history and breaking boundaries. On Sunday, 14th of March, she made Grammys history by becoming the woman with the most Grammy awards ever at the music industry’s top awards gala, and its most decorated…
15 Mar 2021
Call it a haul, a big win, perhaps a big score. One thing is certain: you won't be wrong. The expectations were mostly for an artist to win an award that eluded him last year. But when the curtains closed on the 2021 Grammy's on Sunday night, not one but three Nigerians won awards, in…
15 Mar 2021
In a press release posted on Twitter, the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, on behalf of the Nigerian government, has sent his congratulatory message to Burna Boy and Wizkid over their wins at the just concluded Grammys. In the post, he wrote: FG Congratulates Burna Boy, Whizkid Over Grammy Awards. The Minister of…
15 Mar 2021
Burna Boy and Wizkid each clinched an award at the just concluded Grammys for Best Global Music Album and Best Music Video and many of their fans were happy for this win. However, while this celebration was going on, social media began circulating reports that Tiwa Savage, Femi, and Made Kuti also got awards which…
15 Mar 2021
The Grammy Awards is often more of a concert than a prize-giving gala, with many of the dozens of trophies handed out before the main event. But on Sunday, after a year when the music industry was devastated by the coronavirus pandemic, the performances, many of them live from Los Angeles, respecting social distancing guidelines,…
15 Mar 2021
Burna Boy closed out the 2021 Grammy Awards Premiere Ceremony with a medley performance just after winning his first-ever Grammy Awards for his 2020 album "Twice as Tall". The Nigerian artiste won his first Grammy in the Best Global Music Album category for his 2020 LP "Twice As Tall". Burna Boy performed a mash-up of…
12 Mar 2021
The Weeknd has stated that he will boycott the Grammy Awards going forward, refusing to attend or put his work forward for consideration from here on out. "Because of the secret committees," The Weeknd, 31, said in a statement to the New York Times on Thursday, "I will no longer allow my label to submit…

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