Shortly after his Grammy win, Burna Boy has been nominated for the 2021 BRIT Awards.
The Afro-fusion singer was nominated for the ‘International Male Solo Artist’ class alongside veteran American icon, Bruce Springsteen; Canadian Singer, The Weeknd; Childish Gambino and Tame Impala.
Burna Boy is a two-time recipient of BET’s Best International Act award and MTV Europe Music Award’s Best African Act.
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The winners of the 2021 awards might be introduced at a ceremony on May 11 at London’s O2 Arena, although it isn’t clear what type the ceremony will take due to coronavirus restrictions.
Under a present authorities roadmap for alleviating coronavirus guidelines reside music venues is not going to be allowed to open their doorways till May 17.
The annual ceremony, which usually takes place in February was postponed by three months due to security and logistical considerations due to the pandemic.