The supermodel, Naomi Campbell, took to social media to discuss Wizkid’s double Grammy loss.
In a lengthy post, British model, actress, singer, and businesswoman Naomi Elaine Campbell, better known as Naomi Campbell, took to Instagram to express her feelings about Wizkid’s absence from the 64th Grammy Awards, which will be held on Sunday, April 3, 2022.
Naomi addressed the Recording Academy’s failure to recognize Afrobeats for what it is, as well as how quickly the world is changing.
To my brother @wizkidayo ,#MadeinLagos was beyond a phenomenal album !! WINNER WITHOUT DOUBT !! You are the KING of the people , that has bought AFROBEATS mainstream , that means more than any academy of any sort .. ❤️🇳🇬🦅
@recordingacademy Once again you choose to be tone deaf to what is going in the universe
Changing World to Global is not Enough.. get up to speed on the state of all popular music
and include Afrobeats Artist of the Year, Song of the
Year, Album of the Year and all the subcategories that this
genre so deserves – just as an other respected and
recognized musical genre.
#MadeinLagos Album and song Essence ,
Was clearly in the wrong category how can you ignore the song Essence , The song by Wizkid , and Tems that was covered and remixed by Justin Bieber , you seem to isolate under global , when it should have been in song of the year categoryThis is a mis representation and a neglectful categorization of Music ONCE AGAIN . Give Afrobeats the representation it deserves . You are .Ignoring 1.3 billion people It will only make us Rise !! Afrobeats in our hearts Africabeats to the world ! 🇳🇬❤️🇳🇬🦅
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