The American Music Awards (AMAs) have introduced a new category dedicated to the Afrobeat sound ahead of the awards ceremony on November 21, 2022.
The organizers of the American Music Awards have introduced a new category for Afrobeat Sounds and announced the full list of the first nominees for this category.
Favorite Afrobeat Artist nominees include Burna Boy, Ckay, Tems, Fireboy DML, and Wizkid.
— American Music Awards (@AMAs) October 13, 2022
It’s a shocking move and shows the breadth and breadth of the Afrobeat sound these days.
The awards ceremony will be held at the Microsoft Theater in the United States on November 21, 2022 at 2:00 AM (WAT).
Congratulations to Afrobeats and especially to all the nominees!