Afrobeat stars, Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu, professionally called Burna Boy, YBNL Nation superstar, Adedamola Adefolahan a.k.a Fireboy DML and Mavin Records prodigy, Divine Ikubor, widely known as Rema have been nominated at France’s biggest awarding society, NRJ.
The French radio station NRJ presents the Nouvelle Radio des Jeunes yearly to recognise exceptional accomplishments in French and international music. The event will be broadcast live from the Palais des Festivals in Cannes on November 18, 2022.
Rema has been nominated for three awards: International Collaboration, International Revelation Artiste, and International Song of the Year for the “Calm Down” remix with Selena Gomez.
Burna.Boy was nominated in the category of International Collaboration for his single “For My Hand” with British musician Ed Sheeran, off his recent album “Love, Damini.”
Fireboy DML was nominated for Best International Collaboration for his work on the “Peru” remix with Ed Sheeran. Also, CKay’s single “Emiliana” was nominated in the Social Hit category.
See full list below:
INTERNATIONAL REVELATION OF THE YEAR
INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR
Black Eyes Peas/Shakira/David Guetta – “Don’t You Worry”
Camila Cabello & Ed Sheeran – “Bam Bam”
Elton John & Britney Spears – “Hold Me Closer”
Fireboy DML feat. Ed Sheeran – “Peru”
Rema & Selena Gomez – “Calm Down”
Rosalia & The Weeknd – “La Fama”
INTERNATIONAL SONG OF THE YEAR
“Envolve” – Anitta
“Don’t You Worry” – Black Eyes Peas / Shakira / David Guetta
“Bam Bam” – Camila Cabello & Ed Sheeran
“I’m Good (Blue)” – David Guetta feat. Baby Rexha
“Abcdefu” – Gayle
“As It Was” – Harry Styles
“Bones” – Imagine Dragones
“Calm Down” – Rema