Grammy nominated singer, Burna Boy lost the much coveted best Intentional act at the BRIT awards to American rapper, Tyler The Creator.
Burna Boy was nominated for Best International Male artist at the 40th edition of the British Phonographic Industry’s annual pop music awards (BRIT) Awards 2020 alongside Americans, Bruce Springsteen, Dermot Kennedy, Tyler The Creator and Post Malone. Nominations were led by British rapper of Nigerian descent, Dave and singer, Lewis Capaldi.
The “Ye” singer performed Stormzy’s ‘Own It’ and also his hit track, ‘Anybody but he lost the award to Tyler The Creator. The singer was also nominated for Best Song category for his feature with, Dave for “Location” but the award was won by Lewis Capaldi for the track titled Someone You Loved.
Here is the full list of winners (in bold) and the nominees from the Brit Awards 2020.
Dave – Psychodrama
Stormzy – Heavy Is The Head
Michael Kiwanuka – Kiwanuka
Lewis Capaldi – Divinely Uninspired To A Hellish Extent
Harry Styles – Fine Line
Best British female
Best British male
Best British group
Bring Me The Horizon
Best new artist
Lewis Capaldi – Someone You Loved
Ed Sheeran & Justin Bieber – I Don’t Care
Mabel – Don’t Call Me Up
Calvin Harris ft Rag ‘N’ Bone Man – Giant
Dave ft Burna Boy – Location
Mark Ronson ft Miley Cyrus – Nothing Breaks Like A Heart
AJ Tracey – Ladbroke Grove
Tom Walker – Just You And I
Sam Smith ft Normani – Dancing With A Stranger
Stormzy – Vossi Bop
Lana Del Rey
Tyler, The Creator
Rising star award