PMB Felicitates with ICONIC Grammy Award Winner, TEMS, Others1 min read
Grammy Award Winner, Temilade Openiyi, TEMS
President Muhammadu Buhari has eulogized the Afrobeat amazon, Temilade Openiyi, popularly known as “Tems”, for emerging the “Best Rap Melodic Performance” in the 2022 Grammy award announced Sunday night.
Tems who performed alongside Drake on Future’s ‘Wait for You’ also had the song nominated for the Best Rap Song award.
The President in a media statement released by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, expressed his delight for the Afrobeat star to have placed Nigeria in the global recognition for a very good cause.
Buhari also commends all other Nigerian nominees for the award at the annual international music event, including Burna Boy, for greatly impacting the global music industry.
Part of the media statement reads, “President Muhammadu Buhari joins fans and lovers of Nigerian music all over the world in celebrating new heights of recognition and appreciation as Afrobeat crooner, Tems, wins “‘Best Melodic Rap Performance” category at the Grammy Awards”.
The media statement says further, “President Buhari thanks the creative industry, particularly managers, producers and directors, for encouraging talents, like Tems, who have taken Nigeria’s culture and tourism to the world, further displaying the resourcefulness and potential of a great nation”.
“The President wishes Tems, her partners, colleagues and well-wishers more years of glory”.Share