- Singer Omah Lay has received international recognition for his brilliant work in the past few months
- The artist has been honoured as BET International’s artiste of the month
- Lay while reacting to the news thanked the foreign media and said he feels honoured
Fast-rising Nigerian singer, Stanley Omah Didia aka Omah Lay, may have only become a household name in 2020 but the young artiste’s music is already travelling beyond the shores of Africa.
Just recently, the music star was honoured by Black Entertainment Television (BET) as their amplified international artiste of the month of November 2020.
According to a post shared on the official BET UK Twitter page, the BET Amplified is a seal of approval for the next big thing in music.
"BET International is proud to announce @omah_lay as our November “BET Amplified International” Artist of The Month! BET Amplified is our seal of approval on the next big thing in music! Stay tuned to our social accounts to see more of Omah Lay throughout the month of November!"
Check out the tweet below:
Reacting to the news, the Bad Influence crooner extended his appreciation to BET while noting that he feels honoured to be recognised.
See his tweet below:
Several fans on the social media app also joined Omah Lay in celebrating the feat.
One of his dedicated fans wrote:
"You deserve every good thing coming to u bro! U are talented, u too good seee case closed."
Another fan who reacted to the news said:
"It's not a surprise this guy is one of the best things that has happened in twenie twenie."
Omah Lay warmed his way into the hearts of music lovers after the release of his Get Layd EP. The project which was released earlier in 2020 has garnered millions of streams on digital music platforms.
In another entertainment related news, Legit.ng reported that singer Burna Boy was among music stars who performed at the 2020 edition of the BET Hip Hop Awards.
The singer called for the end of police brutality during his powerful performance at the award ceremony. Burna Boy also dedicated his performance to all the lives that were lost to SARS operations.
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