The Recording Academy on Tuesday.15.22. revealed the nominees for the 2023, 65th Grammy Awards.
Burna Boy and Tems were among the nominees announced.
Tems was nominated alongside Future and Drake in the Best Melodic Rap Performance category for the song, ‘Wait for U’, – Burna Boy received a nomination for the song ‘Last Last’ in the Best Global Music Performance category.
Burna Boy has previously received his first award in 2021 for Best Global Music Album for his 2020 album ‘Twice as Tall’.
Tems, also received a nomination for being part of Beyonce’s ‘Renaissance’ album.
Kendrick Lamar and Beyonce lead with the most nominations.
Leading the way, Beyoncé earned nine nominations, three of which are in the Big Four categories.
Kendrick Lamar received eight total nominations. He’s also up for record and song of the year with “The Heart Part 5” and album of the year for Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers.
Kendrick’s “The Heart Part 5” is nominated for best rap performance, best rap song and best music video. Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers also earned a nod for best rap album, marking Lamar’s fourth consecutive album to be nominated for both album of the year and best rap album.