Nigerian hip hop act, AYO BALOGUN popularly called “Wizkid” has grabbed a ‘Best Album’ nomination at the 59th Grammys courtesy of the 2016 DRAKE album, Views.
The award is given to the main artist, the featured artistes, the producer, the engineer and/or mixer and the mastering engineer.
WIZKID has credit as both producer and featured artist on Views.
The singer also co-produced and featured in the song “One Dance” in the album.
The category for Album of the Year at the Grammy is the most coveted award and was introduced in 1959 by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences of the United States to honor artistic achievement, technical proficiency and overall excellence in the recording industry, without regard to album sales or chart position.