The Presidency has congratulated Nigerian musicians who bagged nominations for the 66th annual Grammy Awards, namely Davido, Burna Boy, Asake, Olamide, and Ayra Starr.
Burna Boy bagged a total of four nominations while his counterpart, Davido, in his first bite, bagged a total of three nominations.
Afrobeats sensation, Asake got one nomination while popular rapper, Olamide and songstress, Arya Starr each got one nomination.
Reacting, Special Adviser to President Bola Tinubu on Information and Strategy, Bayo Onanuga conveyed congratulatory messages to the Nigerian artistes.
In a statement via Twitter (X) on Friday, Onanuga wrote; “Congratulations to Nigerian singers Davido, Burna Boy, Asake/Olamide, Ayra Starr for their nominations in the 66th Grammy Awards scheduled for Sunday, February 4, 2024, at Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles.”
Congratulations to Nigerian singers Davido, Burna Boy, Asake/Olamide, Ayra Starr for their nominations in the 66th Grammy Awards which will take place Sunday 4 Feb. 2024 at https://t.co/EaHrXNxGDG Arena in Los Angeles. pic.twitter.com/7dQblUIsKO
— Bayo Onanuga (@aonanuga1956) November 10, 2023