2020 BET Awards: Why Wizkid, Burnaboy And Rema Are The Only Afrobeat Artistes Nominated


Wizkid, Burnaboy and Rema are the only Afrobeat artistes nominated for this year’s 2020 BET awards.


Popular Black entertainment television BET just released the list of nominees for this year’s 2020 BET awards’. And afrobeat singers wizkid, Burnaboy and fast rising act Rema are the only Afrobeat artistes that made the list.

Wizkid got a nomination in the “BET HER award” category for his contribution on the smash hit “Brown skin girl” by Beyonce. While, Burna got a “Best international act” nomination and fast rising act Rema got a nomination in the “Viewer’s Choice Best International new act” category.

While a BET nomination and award isn’t new for living afrobeat legend Wizkid and self acclaimed African giant Burnaboy. As they have both won at different times in the past. It is definitely a great deal and the first ever ‘BET’ nomination for the Mavin signee Rema.


The BET award ceremony is an annual event that celebrates the accomplishments of black people in entertainment and sports. The 2020 BET award ceremony is scheduled to hold on the 29th of June 02:00 CAT.

Afrobeats360 celebrates with Wizkid, Burnaboy and Rema. Come June 29th, we hope they will all be BET winners.

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