Nigeria’s Dancehall star, Inetimi Alfred Odon, popularly known as Timaya has been nominated in the Grammy awards for his feature on Morgan Heritage’s “Avrakedabra”.
Timaya was nominated alongside the reggae group for the award of Best Reggae Album. They will slug it out with “Chronology” by Chronixx, “Lost in Paradise” by Common Kings, “Wash House Ting” by J Boog and “Stony Hill” by Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley.
If the album wins in its category at the 60th Grammy Awards, Timaya will be the first Nigerian-based act to win a Grammy.
The 60th edition of The Grammy Awards will take place live from the Madison Square Gardens in New York on January 28, 2018.
Wizkid and Kah-Lo were also nominated at the Grammy Awards in 2016 but failed to win.