Tems wins first Grammy, Burna Boy Losses
Burna Boy Losses Grammy Award as Tems Wins her First. Temilade Openiyi, better known by her stage as Tems, received her first Grammy Award at the 2023 Grammy Awards event.
The “Free Minds” hitmaker had the chance to work on smash hits with the best in the American music business after her hit duet song with Wizkid, Essence, propelled her into the spotlight.
On Sunday, she received the honor at the ceremony that was taking place at the Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles. She won the prize for her contribution to Future and Drake’s smash hit “Wait For U.”
Tems wins the Grammy for “Best Melodic Rap Performance,” making her the first African and Nigerian to do it.
Burna Boy, who was nominated in the categories of “Best Global Music Album” and “Best Global Music Performance,” was not successful in taking home any of the awards.