- The news was first made public by Blue's grandmother, Beyonce's mum, Tina Knowles through her Instagram account
- Tina went ahead to disclose how proud she was of Blue, holding she is the youngest musician to ever win such a major award
- Blue won the award for Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration for her Brown Skin collabo with her mother, Beyonce
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Hip hop icon Jay Z and wife Beyonce's daughter Blue Ivy has made her entire family proud after clinching a coveted award at only 8.
The young girl on Friday, February 21, night floored competition to emerge the winner of the first ever NAACP Image Award.
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News about her impressive win was first made public by her grandmother, Beyonce's mum, Tina Knowles through her Instagram account.
In a post seen by TUKO.co.ke on Saturday, February 22, the granny gushed over her granddaughter for her achievement.
Tina went ahead to disclose how proud she was of Blue, holding she is the youngest musician to ever win such a major award.
''Congratulations Blue Ivy on your NAACP award last night for singing and writing on Brown Skin Girl from the Album The Gift. The youngest artist to win a major awardGrandma is so proud of you❤️❤️❤️ 8-years-old!!!!❤️ You are giving all the beautiful little brown girls a voice ❤️,'' she wrote.
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Following her post, countless people camped on the comments section to congratulate her famous granddaughter.
Blue won the award for Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration for her Brown Skin collabo with her mother, Beyonce
It is important to note Blue sang on the chorus of Brown Skin Girl and even received a writing credit for the song, which also featured Wizkid and Saint JHN.
The jam also appeared on The Lion King: The Gift album.
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