burna boy wins 2021 best international act at bet awards

Burna Boy [photo courtesy]>

Burna Boy [photo courtesy]

by Beatrice Ambasa June 28, 2021

The much anticipated event 2021 BET Awards went down on Sunday and Nigerians are currently in a celebratory mood after one of their own, Burna Boy brought home the 2021 Best International Act at BET Awards.

Burna Boy flopped Tanzania’s Diamond Platnumz, Aya Nakamura (France), Emicida (Brazil), Headie One (UK), Wizkid (Nigeria), Young T & Bugsey (UK) and Youssoupha (France) .

This is actually the third time Burna Boy is being crowned the Best International Act at BET Awards.

He first won the Award in 2019, 2020 and now 2021 in a row.

In March 2021, Burna Boy became the first Nigerian artiste to win a Grammy as a Solo artiste through his Album Twice as Tall.

The 63rd Annual Grammys, which took place in Los Angeles, California, on 14 March crowned Twice as Tall as the 'Best Global Music Album’

Singer Diamond Platnumz was the only representative at the 2021 BET Awards from East Africa.