It is no news that the Afro fusion genre has been pushing the frontiers of music, and at the forefront of this exportation of the experiences and the music which inspires it, are Nigerians.
Unarguably two of the biggest practitioners Mr Eazi and Burna Boy had successful 2018s, with both going on to release critically acclaimed projects. In 2019 too, they both performed not too long ago at the Coachella.
Now, in similar fashion, the two music stars have been nominated in the Best International act at the BET Awards.
The duo of Nigerian artistes were nominated alongside South African rapper, AKA, UK acts, Dave and Giggs, and Aya Nakamura and Dosseh from France.