Grammy awards winners, Burna Boy and Wizkid have been nominated for the Greatest Worldwide Act on the BET Award Present for 2021.
Burna Boy received the class within the final two years and Wizkid received it in 2012, when the class had two divisions for Africa and the UK.
Earlier within the yr, Wizkid and Burna Boy received the Greatest Music Video and Greatest World Music Album classes respectively on the 2021 Grammy Awards. In 2020, Wizkid additionally received the BET HER Award for ‘Brown Pores and skin Woman.’
Each superstars obtained nominated within the Greatest Worldwide Act class. French singers, Aya Nakamura and Youssoupha; Tanzanian celebrity, Diamond Platnumz; Brazlian act, Emicida; British acts, the rapper Headie One and the duo Yung T and Bugsey are all nominated within the class as effectively.
“We’re again and excited to deliver tradition’s greatest night time, the 2021 ‘BET Awards,’ safely again to Los Angeles to have fun this yr’s unbelievable roster of nominees.
“We broke floor as one of many first official award reveals to maneuver ahead throughout the world pandemic and we’re able to take our pioneer standing to the following degree with the return of an viewers to have fun the perfect and brightest artistic minds within the leisure business,” Connie Orlando, EVP Specials, Music Programming & Music Technique, stated.