Nigerian singer, Temilade Openiyi, better known as Tems, has joined popular music stars, Wizkid and Burna Boy to bag the 2021 BET awards nominations.
Kemi Filani News recalls that Wizkid and Burna Boy were nominated in the “Best International act” category.
Tems was nominated alongside other fierce international music stars in the “Viewers’ Choice: Best New International act” actegory.
The organisers of the award took to popular micro blogging platform, twitter to make the announcement. They wrote;
““We are thrilled to announce this year’s Viewer’s Choice: Best New International Act Nominees; arloparks (UK),BramsitoB7 (France),breerunway (UK),Elaine (SA),mcdricka13 (Brazil),ronisia_mds (France) and temsbaby (Nigeria).”
Tems is a Nigerian singer and songwriter born in Lagos on 11th July 1995. She grew up singing in her church choir in 2009 and rose to become one of the young famous singers in Nigeria. The success of her 2019’s Try Me saw her emerge into a big name in the music industry.