The Nigerian powerhouse Burna Boy takes home Best Global Music Album at the 2021 GRAMMY Awards Premiere Ceremony
Burna Boy won Best Global Music Album for Twice As Tall at the Premiere Ceremony of the 63rd GRAMMY Awards. This marks his first career GRAMMY win.
They are the first winner of the recently renamed category, formerly known as Best World Music Album. Watch his heart-warming acceptance speech below, given in English and Yoruba.Play Video
Burna Boy Wins Best Global Music Album
His album bested fellow nominees Antibalas, Bebel Gilberto, Anoushka Shankar and Tinariwen.
Later, Burna gave a fire performance to close out the Premiere Ceremony.
Stay tuned to GRAMMY.com for all things GRAMMY Awards (including the Premiere Ceremony Livestream), a.nd make sure to watch the 2021 GRAMMY Awards show, airing live on CBS and Paramount+ tonight, Sun., March 14 at 8:00 p.m. ET/5:00 p.m. PT.