Zakes Bantwini and Nomcebo are elated about the nominations bagged from the 65th Grammy Award.
On Tuesday night, the two South African musicians alongside the Grammy award-winning flutist, Wouter Kellerman got nominated for Best Global Music Performance with their song, Bayethe.
Taking to social media, Zakes and Nomcebo expressed excitement as it’s their first Grammy nomination.
“Just landed in Nice and found out that I’m now a Grammy nominated artist,” Nom wrote.
Zakes also acknowledged God following the nod; “I’ve just received my first Grammy nomination, God is the greatest,” he wrote.
Friends, colleagues, and family members have flooded their posts with congratulatory messages.
Best Global Music Performance
Arooj Aftab & Anoushka Shankar – Udhero Na
Burna Boy – Last Last
Matt B & Eddy Kenzo – Gimme Love
Rocky Dawuni Featuring Blvk H3ro – Neva Bow Down
Wouter Kellerman, Zakes Bantwini & Nomcebo Zikode – Bayethe