Ghana to the world: Stonebwoy celebrates as albums he worked on get Grammy nominations

Ghana to the world: Stonebwoy celebrates as albums he worked on get Grammy nominations

  • Stonebwoy makes history as he bags 3 nominations for the 64th Grammy Awards
  • The dancehall artist was shortlisted for being a part of 3 nominated reggae albums
  • The Grammy ceremony is scheduled to take place on January 31st

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Award-winning reggae and dancehall artiste Stonebwoy, known in real life as Livingstone Etse Satekla has received 3 Grammy nominations.

The sobolo singer was nominated for his involvement as a featured artist on three out of the five albums that were released in the year under review. These albums were "containing at least 51% playing time of new reggae recordings," according to the Recording Academy.

The nominees for the 64th Grammy Awards were revealed yesterday, November 23rd, ahead of the Grammy award show itself which is scheduled to take place on January 31st.

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Ghana to the world: Stonebwoy grabs 3 Grammy nominations
Photo of Stonebwoy.source: twitter/@stonebwoy
Source: Twitter

Stonebwoy took to Twitter to a share express his excitement to the news tweeting:

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And At the @RecordingAcad @stonebwoy features on 3 Albums Out of 5 To Get Nominated.. should Either of the albums Win… Do The maths.. #Ghana #BhimNation Flag of GhanaEarth

The albums, "Royal" by Jesse Royal, "Pamoja" by Etana, "Live N Livin" by Sean Paul and each scored a nomination in the "Best Reggae Album" category.

Reactions

Ghanaian netizens especially his fans have taken to social media to share their excitement about the news.

@SneakerNyame_: Stonebwoy got three Grammy nominations? Wow Bhim

@ksheldongh: Stonebwoy is a Grammy nominee.

@Jason_gh1: Stonebwoy was nominated for Grammy. A big win for Ghana we are proud of you

@richdudegh: We are bringing the Grammy's home

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Stonebwoy Shuts down O2 Academy in UK for Anloga Junction tour

However, Multiple award-winning dancehall act, Stonebwoy has kicked off his Anloga Junction Tour in the UK at the O2 Academy, Islington and it was a total shutdown.

Stonebwoy sold out his first show on an excellent note with the 800 seater auditorium filled to the max as he exuberantly thrills patrons to his groundbreaking songs

With an artist like Stonebwoy, we can always be assured of a hundred percent delivery in performances with his boundless energy and great control of the band.

Source: Yen

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