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Burna Boy Loses Grammy 2020 Award to Angelique Kidjo

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Three times Grammy-Award winner Angelique Kidjo has won the Grammy Award for the fourth time after her album ‘Celia’ was adjudged winner beating four other competitors including Nigerian Afrobeat star Burna Boy.

The Best World Music Album category recognizes performers outside the United States who showcase non-European, indigenous influences in their body of work. The award was first handed out in 1992 to Mickey Hart.

Other artistes who did not make it in the category at the ceremony at Staples Centre in Los Angeles are Gece — Altin Gün, What Heat — Bokanté & Metropole Orkest Conducted By Jules Buckley and Fanm D’ayiti — Nathalie Joachim With Spektral Quartet.

It is on record that Burna Boy just like other singers such as Femi Kuti, King Sunny Ade, Seun Kuti from Nigerian have failed to clinch the award after bagging a nomination.

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Berla Mundi cracks fans up with throwback photo from her Miss Malaika days

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Berla Mundi with a post on her Instagram page demonstrated how far she has come in her career in showbusiness.

In a collage of a throwback picture from her Miss Malaika days and a recent photo of her at an award show, she got her fans and followers cracking up.

Born Berlinda Addardey, the media personality, and women’s advocate’s career in media began to take shape after becoming the second runner-up at the 2010 Miss Malaika beauty pageant. 

After her 5-year stay with GhOne, a subsidiary of the EIB Network, Berla currently works with TV3 where she hosts the famed Day Show.

Berla shared a collage of a picture from a performance during her Miss Malaika days pieced together with a recent picture of her at the 2020 edition of the Ghana Women Awards event where she was awarded the Young Star of the year.

Her post was wittily captioned, ”How it started vrs how it’s going ?Please block Giovanni from my page ok ?#missmalaika2010#glitzwomanoftheyear.”

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I want to face off with Sarkodie and Stonebwoy on ‘What you don’t know’ show – Shatta Wale

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Dancehall artiste and the boss of Shatta Movement Charles Nii Armah Mensah popularly known as Shatta Wale has thrown a challenge to his colleagues Sarkodie and Stonebwoy.

In a video sighted, the ‘Melissa’ hitmaker is seen with the quiz master of ‘What don’t you know’ show in the studios of Hitz FM after his interview with Andy Dosty.

Nana Gyasi Owusu (NGO) who is the quiz master invited Shatta Wale unto the program and asked which other celebrities he would love to compete with adding that he has already won 10 points ahead of the competition.

Shatta in his response asked that he would love to face off with rapper Sarkodie and his former arch rival Stonebwoy whom he refered to as Satekla Moses.

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Samini Blasts Gh Media House For Ignoring Kelvyn Boy’s “Blackstar” Album As They Promote “Made In Lagos” By Wizkid

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Multiple award-winning reggae dancehall artiste Samini descends on Ghana media houses busily promoting Wizkid’s album “Made In Lagos” while they pay little attention to Kelvyn Boy’s “Blackstar” album

According to Samini, the level at which Ghana media houses are supporting a foreigner’s album compared to their own is disturbing.

He added that Ghanaians and top media houses must start supporting their own because “we no dey support our own”

See how many Ghanaian media houses are supporting @wizkidayo ein new album whiles our very own @kelvynboymusic_ is about to release his new Album #BlackStarAlbum we no dey support let’s support our own

He wrote

Honestly speaking, Ghanaians really have a problem because according to Burna Boy, Nigerians are naturally good at supporting their own so no wonder their industries are growing really fast.

 

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