Shatta Wale and African compatriots Burna Boy and Wizkid grab nominations at the BreakTudo Awards 2021. Their hardworks have once again be recognised after they pretty much had a successful 2020 – 2021 amidst the pandemic.
The Ghanaian dancehall star Shatta Wale grabbed the nod in the category of Global Artist alongside Calum Scott, IU, Machine Gun Kelly, Thalia (from Rosalinda fame) and Troye Sivan.
Burna Boy and Wizkid also came up in the category for Best International Collaboration for the mega hit ‘Ginger’. They compete in the same category with Topic x Bebe Rexha for ‘Chain My Heart’, Doja Cat and SZA for ‘Kiss Me More’, Bad Bunny and Rosalia for ‘La Noche de Anoche’, SICKOTOY, Elvana Gjata, INNA for ‘Papa’, The Kid Laroi and Justin Bieber for ‘Stay’, J Balvin, Dua Lipa, Bad Bunny, Tainy for ‘UN DIA’ and Normani, Cardi B for ‘Wild Side’.
The category for Best Male Artist International also included Ed Sheeran, Harry Styles, J Balvin, Justin Bieber, Lil Nas X, Post Malone, Shawn Mendes and The Weeknd.
And the female counterpart includes Ariana Grande, Billie Eillish, Cardi B, Doja Cat, Dua Lipa, Megan Thee Stallion, Selena Gomez and Taylor Swift.
This year’s BreakTudo Awards nominations for Best National Female Artist included Anitta, Gabriela Rocha, Ivete Sangalo, IZA, Joelma, Ludmilla, Luísa Sonza and Manu Gavassi.
In the Male category also got Gloria Groove, Gusttavo Lima, Jão, Luan Santana, Pabllo Vittar, Pedro Sampaio, Thiaguinho and Zé Felipe.
The Brazilian award will be broadcasted across multiple YouTube channels including Telemilênio, TV Cidade and Yeeaah on 21 October, 2021.
You can visit their website to vote for your favourite artist here.