Do you know that Grammy winner Angelique Kidjo is a half Nigerian and Beninese?

Do you know that Grammy winner Angelique Kidjo is a half Nigerian and Beninese


Following the prestigious greatest Music awards famously
known as "Grammy Awards", held on the 26th of January, and how Nigerian biggest Afro-pop singer, Burna Boy, failed to bring the award home after he lost to Legendary singer, Angelique Kidjo, of the Benin Republic.


Aynaijang News has ascertained the reason while, Angelique Kidjo, was able to recognize the presence of Burna Boy who was her counterpart nominated for the same "Best Contemporary World Music Album" and even dedicated her Awards to him.

You may still be wondering how come but the truth of the matter is that Angelique Kidjo, is half Beninese and Half Nigerian as far as her father is from the Benin Republic and her mother is Yoruba and she's from Abeokuta in Ogun State.

Wikipedia made the confirmation glaring as seen below;


Did you know that Burna Boy sampled Angelique Kidjo song where the Legendary songstress lyrically sang in Yoruba language and Benin language to create one of the hit songs in 2019, Anybody?




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