ANGELIQUE KIDJO beats Burna Boy, others to win Best World Album at Grammys 2020…with her album ‘CELIA’

The Beninese singer-songwriter, actress, and activist who is noted for her diverse musical influences and creative music videos beat competition from Nigerian heavyweight Burna Boy (who had been tipped by many to win) and others including Altin Gün, Jules Buckley and Nathalie Joachim With Spektral Quartet.

In all, Angelique Kidjo has had 9 Grammy nominations and won 4.

During the show, Angelique Kidjo performed her song, ‘Afrika’.