Wizkid won the award for his collaboration in Beyoncé’s Brown skin girl
Nigerian superstar, Ayo ‘Wizkid’ Balogun has won his first-ever Grammy Award in the Best Music Video Category alongside Beyonce, Blue Ivy, and Saint Jhn for his role on ‘Brown Skin Girl.
‘Brown Skin Girl is part of the 2019 album, ‘The Lion King: The Gift’ by Beyonce which featured her daughter Blue Ivy. The album also featured other Nigerian artists like Burna Boy and Yemi Alade.
The award will also go to Jenn Nkiru who directed the video.
The Best Music Video award is given to the artist, video director and video producer.
Their video bested fellow nominees Future with Drake, Anderson .Paak, Harry Styles, and Woodkid.
Recall that, in 2016, Wizkid contribution to Drake’s album, ‘View’ which was also nominated in the album of the year category was omitted.