Popular Nigerian musicians, Wizkid and Burna Boy, have received nominations for the 2021 Bet Awards.
The organisers of the Awards disclosed this on their official Instagram account to announce nominations for the 2021 awards.
Award-winning superstars, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, better known as Wizkid, and Damini Ogulu, aka Burna Boy, each got a nomination for the best “International Act” along with other international artistes.
THEWILL writes that Megan Thee Stallion and DaBaby got the highest nominations with seven each.
Cardi B and Drake received the second-most nominations with five each.
BET’s statement said: “We are back and excited to bring culture’s biggest night, the 2021 ‘BET Awards,’ safely back to Los Angeles to celebrate this year’s incredible roster of nominees.
“We broke ground as one of the first official award shows to move forward during the global pandemic and we are ready to take our pioneer status to the next level with the return of an audience to celebrate the best and brightest creative minds in the entertainment industry.