Seun Kuti Obtains Grammy Nomination

Seun Kuti Grammy Nomination Photo

Afrobeat singer and son of late Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, Seun Kuti has been nominated in the Best World Music category at the 61st Grammy Awards ceremony which will take place in February 2019.

The singer who revealed the news via his Instagram page was nominated for his fourth studio album, Black Times – a reflection of his political and social belief, with his father’s Egypt 80 ensemble and features Mexican and American musician, Carlos Santana.

Seun Kuti Grammy Nomination

Other artistes who have bagged nominations for their original work in the past under the same category include his brother, Femi Kuti, Babatunde Olatunji and King Sunny Ade.