Wizkid has failed to win in the two categories he was nominated for the 64th Grammy awards.

Wizkid was nominated for Best Global Music Performance at the 2022 Grammys alongside fellow Nigerians Femi Kuti, Burna Boy, and Tems.
Angelique Kidjo, a Beninese legend, was also nominated in the same category.

Along with Femi Kuti and Made Kuti’s Legacy +, Angelique Kidjo’s Mother Nature, and Rocky Dawumi’s Voice of Bunbon Volume, the self-acclaimed Starboy has his ‘Made In Lagos’ album nominated for Best Global Music Album at the 2022 Grammys.

Unfortunately, he was defeated by Arooj Aftab for the first award, Best Global Music Performance, and Angelique Kidjo for the second award, Best Global Music Album.

Regardless, Wizkid won Best Music Video at the 63rd Grammy Awards last year, making him one of only a few African singers to win the prestigious prize.

Many had projected a double triumph for the artist in both categories, therefore his loss came as a shock to many.

The 64th Grammy Awards are being hosted today, Sunday, April 3 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

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