Award-winning writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has received another nomination at the Grammy award, the world’s most prestigious Music Award. The nomination is based on her collaboration with Beyonce on the song “Flawless”, which has become an iconic song for women around the world – and which has also become the most popular song on Beyonce’s recent album everywhere across the globe. Beyoncé’s recent self titled album, which includes “Flawless”, is in the running for Album Of The Year at the Grammy Awards, which willhold on February 8, 2015.
Chimamanda Adichie, by virtue of this nomination, becomes the first Nigerian writer to be a Grammy nominee. Whether the album wins or not, the nomination is already a milestone for a Nigerian writer and we should celebrate it.