Nigerian Afrobeats star, David Adeleke, well-known as Davido, has finally grabbed his ever Grammy nomination.
The ‘Assurance’ hitmaker bagged a total of three (3) nominations in the 66th Grammys.
The nominations include Best Global Album for his latest fourth studio album, “Timeless.” The other two nominations are for Best African Performance for his song “Unavailable” and Best Global Music Performance for his song “Feel.”
Celebrating his achievement, the elated singer wrote via his X (formerly Twitter) handle,
“3 nominations at the Grammys! Delay is not denial!” he wrote.
3 nominations at the Grammys!! Delay is not Denial!! 🏆🌎— Davido (@davido) November 10, 2023
Davido will contest with his compatriots, Burna Boy and Arooj Aftab, Silvana Estrada, Béla Fleck, Falu and Gaurav Shah for the Best Global Music Performance gong.
He would also lock horns with Burna Boy, Susana Baca, Shakti, and Bokante in the Best Global Music Album category.
In the Best African Music Performance category, he will face off with familiar names – Asake, Ayra Starr, Burna Boy and South Africa’s Tyla.