Afrobeat legend, Femi Kuti and his son, Made have been named amongst nominees for the 2022 version of the Grammy Awards.
Both artistes had been chosen for his or her Legacy+ album that includes tracks like ‘Stop The Hate’ and ‘Na Bigmanism Spoil Government’.
Fellow Nigerian singers Wizkid and Burna Boy are additionally among the many nominees within the sixty fourth Grammy Awards.
The musicians received nominations within the Best Global Music Performance and Best Global Music Album.
Others are Rocky Dawuni for Voice of Bunbon Vol. 1, Angélique Kidjo for Mother Nature, Daniel Ho & Friends for East West Players Presents – Live in Concert.
One-time Grammy Award winner, Burna Boy fetched a nomination within the Best Global Music Performance for his collaboration with Angelique Kidjo.
Femi Kuti’s ‘Pa Pa Pa’ and Wizkid and Tems music ‘Essence’ had been additionally nominated on this class.
The award is offered by the Recording Academy in recognition of music achievements within the United States.
Femi Kuti is the son of the late Afrobeat pioneer Fela Anikulapo Kuti.