The list of nominees for the inaugural Trace Music Awards in 2023 has been revealed, and Nigerian afrobeat musicians predominate.
Olivier Laouchez, chairman and co-founder of Trace, claims that the awards ceremony will honor and recognize African musicians for their originality throughout the world.
Nominees for the awards would be chosen from at least 30 nations in Africa, South America, the Caribbean, and the Indian Ocean in 22 categories.
As it announces its official list of nominees, Trace, the international powerhouse and Afro-centric music tastemaker, will host its first music award ceremony.
Trace Awards 2023
The music channel stated during the nominee unveiling event that the award show will honor African artists’ originality and inventiveness, whether they were based in Africa or the diaspora.
The candidates for the highly anticipated Trace Awards 2023 have been announce, and two of the nation’s most recognizable singers. Burna Boy and Davido are expecting to compete in multiple categories.
This is a resounding testament to Nigeria’s dynamic and diverse music landscape. The concert is expect to be a celebration of African music’s excellence. Highlighting the enormous talent that has captivated audiences around the world for decades.
The Trace Awards nominee list for this year confirms Nigeria’s popularity. As the country’s music industry has continually demonstrated its influence on the world stage.
Nigerian artists have once again proven their influence and creative prowess. In the global arena with a whopping 40 nominations in various categories.
The head-to-head competition between Burna Boy and Davido.
Is one of the most exciting features of this year’s awards. The fact that both artists are up for many awards makes for an exciting competition.
The 2023 Trace Awards honor accomplishments throughout a wide range of genres, from gospel and R&B to hip-hop and Afrobeat. The competition between Burna Boy and Davido in categories. Like “Artist of the Year,” “Song of the Year,” and “Best Music Video” illustrates the depth of their skill.
The Trace Awards 2023 are one of the most eagerly awaited events of the year for the African music scene. Nigeria has one again captured the spotlight with a whooping 40 nominations, displaying the nation’s unrivalled musical brilliance as the nominees are announced.
The upcoming awards show is especially thrilling because Burna Boy and Davido, two of the biggest names in Nigerian music, will be competing against one another in several categories.