Burna Boy loses out at 2020 BRIT Awards

Burna Boy loses out at 2020 BRIT Awards

- Nigerian Afro-fusion star, Damini Ogulu, aka Burna Boy, has no doubt gained grounds on an international level

- The music star was nominated under the international male category at the BRIT Awards

- Burna Boy lost out on the award as it was cinched by Tyler The Creator

Music has been described as something that brings people together regardless of where they are from or the language they speak.

These days, Nigerian music is taking the world stage with more people from other parts of the world appreciating the art.

Nigerian Afro-fusion music star, Burna Boy, is no doubt making big waves internationally and he was recently nominated for different categories at the BRIT Awards.

Burna was nominated for the Best Song category for his feature with Nigerian-British star, Dave, for the song titled location. The award was won by Lewis Capaldi for the track titled Someone You Loved.

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The Ye crooner was also nominated for the International Male category but the award was won by Tyler The Creator.

See the full list of winners below:

Best album

Dave - Psychodrama - Winner

Stormzy - Heavy Is The Head

Michael Kiwanuka - Kiwanuka

Lewis Capaldi - Divinely Uninspired To A Hellish Extent

Harry Styles - Fine Line

Best British female

Mabel - Winner

Freya Ridings

FKA Twigs

Charli XCX


Best British male

Stormzy - Winner

Harry Styles

Lewis Capaldi


Michael Kiwanuka

Best British group

Foals - Winner

Bring Me The Horizon

D-Block Europe



Best new artist

Lewis Capaldi - Winner



Sam Fender


Best song

Lewis Capaldi - Someone You Loved - Winner

Ed Sheeran & Justin Bieber - I Don't Care

Mabel - Don't Call Me Up

Calvin Harris ft Rag 'N' Bone Man - Giant

Dave ft Burna Boy - Location

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Mark Ronson ft Miley Cyrus - Nothing Breaks Like A Heart

AJ Tracey - Ladbroke Grove

Tom Walker - Just You And I

Sam Smith ft Normani - Dancing With A Stranger

Stormzy - Vossi Bop

International female

Billie Eilish - Winner

Ariana Grande

Camila Cabello

Lana Del Rey


International male

Tyler, The Creator - Winner

Bruce Springsteen

Burna Boy

Dermot Kennedy

Post Malone

Rising star award

Celeste - Winner

Joy Crookes


In other news, Legit.ng reported that Nigerian rapper, Olamide, has joined the league of stars with international deals.

The music star recently signed a deal with an international record label, Empire.

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