South Africa’s Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Forte pianist Kristian Bezuidenhout have been nominated for the prestigious 59th edition of the Grammy Awards ceremony by the Recording Academy.
Nigeria’s Wizkid completes the list. He is listed as featured artist and producer on Views, the 2016 album by Canadian rapper Drake. Views is up for Best Album, a category that honours an album’s main artist, featured artists, producers, mixers, and sound engineers.
Interestingly, DJ Maphorisa, who according to some online sources provided some production on the album, is missing from the list of producers mentioned on the official Grammys website.