Damini Ogulu, popularly known as Burna Boy, has received congratulatory message from the Presidency, following his big win as “Best Global Music Album” category in the just concluded 2021 Grammy Awards.
President Buhari noted in a statement released by Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, that Burna Boy has made notable contributions in the field of music which the world has come to recognize.
The statement reads;
“Congratulations to Burna Boy on being conferred the 2021 Grammy, the world’s most prestigious musical awards. He has made notable contributions in the field of music which have brought glory to Nigerians at home and abroad. We are proud of his path-breaking achievements”
Wizkid who emerged as a joint winner of the Grammy Awards in a different category and forerunners like King Sunny Ade and Femi Kuti whose creative exertions earned them Grammy nominations, were also congratulated for paving the way and giving Nigerian music a global recognition.