Angelique Kidjo congratulates Burna Boy on 'well-deserved' Grammy

Angelique Kidjo congratulates Burna Boy on 'well-deserved' Grammy

- Angelique Kidjo took to her Instagram page to congratulate Burna Boy on his Grammy award

- Burna about won the Best Global Album award for his album, Twice as Tall

- This comes a year after he lost the Best World Music award to Angelique

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Award-winning Beninese singer, Angelique Kidjo, has taken to social media to welcome Burna Boy to the club of Grammy winners.

Recall earlier, reported the news of how Burna Bot emerged winner in the Best Global Album category for his album, Twice As Tall.

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Well, in a recent Instagram post, Angelique - a 4-time Grammy award singer - shared a photo with Burna Boy and accompanied it with a congratulatory message.

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She wrote:

“Congratulations on your well deserved Grammy.”

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Recall in 2020, Angélique Kidjo emerged as the winner of the 2020 Grammy Award for Best World Music for her album Celia.

This made it the 4th time the Beninese and African legend was taking home an award at the coveted award show.

According to reports, she has been nominated nine times at the Grammy Awards. Much to the disappointment of many Nigerian music lovers, she beat Burna Boy and other artistes in the category.

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Angelique Kidjo congratulates Burna Boy on 'well-deserved' Grammy
The self-acclaimed African giant has won his first Grammy award. Photo credit: @burnaboygram
Source: Instagram

Meanwhile, Burna Boy, is currently reeling in excitement over his first-ever Grammy award win.

A video shared on @olorisupergal shows the singer dancing and spraying some money around, surrounded by his crew and people singing his praises.

However, things got interesting on social media as another video of the singer with an unidentified guy surfaced online in which he threw shade at Davido.

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Kumashe Yaakugh is a journalist with three years of working experience in the media industry. She graduated from Benue State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communication. Kumashe is an entertainment and lifestyle editor reporting mostly on entertainment and human interest stories. When she isn't working, Kumashe uses her spare time to read about historical events, music and cultures around the world. Learn more about her on Twitter @kvmashe


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