Ghanaian Reggae/Dancehall musician, Stonebwoy has been listed for nominations consideration at the 59th edition of the Grammy Awards.
Stonebwoy’s 6-track EP titled “Livingstone” was listed for The Grammys voters to decide whether it is eligible for the nomination list or not. The album which was distributed by VP Records and Vpal Music in 2015 also broke the news yesterday on Instagram.
Vpal Music wrote: “
Another one of our releases that made the list of ‘Best Reggae Album’ for Grammy Voters to consider for the top five #Reggae #Grammy @stonebwoyb”.
Black Prophet, who is also up for A possible Grammy nomination for his new album “Stories of Life” took to his Facebook to announce saying:
“CALL TO ACTION!!! The album ”Stories of Life” has an opportunity to be considered for nomination for the 59th Grammy Award 2017 for Best Reggae Album. To reach this destination,We have to make some noise, Push, Buy the album, Share the posts, videos, Worldwide. Facebook ,Tweet, Instagram to your friends, US Voting members do Consider Black Prophet. Let’s bring a Grammy back to Africa.”
Both artistes are being considered for the “Best Reggae Album” and Nominations for the 59th annual Grammy Awards will be announced on December 6, 2016.
Winners will be revealed on February 12 in a two-part ceremony with the majority of the 84 awards handed out in a non-televised event that afternoon while a dozen or so are doled out on the CBS awards-cast that evening.