In a remarkable triumph, South African artist Tyla has emerged victorious at the 2024 Grammy Awards, claiming the prestigious Best African Music Performance award for her enchanting song, “Water.”
This year marked the inaugural edition of the category, which saw fierce competition from other talented nominees including Asake and Olamide (“Amapiano”), Ayra Starr (“Rush”), Burna Boy (“City Boys”), and Davido featuring Musa Keys (“Unavailable”).
The introduction of Best African Music Performance is a testament to the growing recognition of African talent on the global stage.
Alongside this new category, the 2024 Grammy Awards also introduced Best Alternative Jazz Album and Best Pop Dance Recording as part of their expanded offerings.
Tyla’s winning track, “Water,” showcases her unique artistry and captivated the hearts of both the esteemed Grammy voters and music enthusiasts worldwide.
The song will be featured on Tyla’s highly anticipated self-titled debut album, slated for release on March 22.
As the news of her Grammy win spreads, it has created much buzz and garnered the attention of netizens online.
Fans, followers, and industry insiders alike are celebrating her achievement, With supporting comments and congratulatory remarks and words of encouragement.
Her success serves as an inspiration to aspiring artists across the African continent.
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