Tems, a Nigerian music sensation, has been nominated for a Grammy Award in 2023.
The 27-year-old singer-songwriter received two nominations: Best Melodic Rap Performance and Best Rap Song.
Her awards stem from her successful collaboration with American rapper Future on the song ‘Wait For You,’ which also features Drake.
In related news, Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu, popularly known as Burna Boy, a popular Nigerian artist and Grammy award winner, has received double nominations for the upcoming 2023 Grammy Awards.
Burna Boy is the only Nigerian performer nominated for the prestigious award presentation, which will take place on February 5, 2023.
Burna Boy was nominated in the “Best Global Music Performance” category for his “Last Last” single alongside; Arooj Aftab and Anoushka, Matt B and Eddy Kenzo, Rocky Dawuni featuring Blvk H3ro, Wouter Kellerman, Zakes Bantwini and Nomcebo Zikode.
He also bagged a nomination in the “Best Global Music Album” album for his “Love, Damini” Album, alongside; Berklee Indian Ensemble, Angélique Kidjo and Ibrahim Maalouf, Anoushka Shankar, Metropole Orkest and Jules Buckley featuring Manu Delago and Masa Takumi.
This comes days after he won ‘Best African Act’ at the MTV EMAS 2022.