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26 May
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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…
10 Mar
British singer-songwriter Zayn Malik accused the Grammy Awards of being rigged in a scathing tweet on Tuesday. "F--k the grammys and everyone associated," Malik wrote. "Unless you shake hands and send gifts, there’s no nomination considerations. Next year I’ll send you a basket of confectionary." The seemingly random call out is coming five days before…
6 Mar
It is no longer news that Nigerian superstar and Grammy nominee, Damini Ogulu, better known by the stage, Burna Boy, has again earned a nomination at this year’s edition of the prestigious Grammy Awards.

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