News just reached us at GidiNoize that Femi Anikulapo-Kuti the son of the Late African Legend,Fela Anikulapo-kuti has just been nominated for the 52nd annual Grammy awards under the Best Contemporary World Music Album Category.This award is for his last album Day by Day.
This is the second time Femi will be nominated for a Grammy as he was nominated back in 2003 for his album,Fight to win but unfortunaelty he didnt fight to win that battle as he lost the prize to Ruben blade but hopefully Femi will bring the Grammy home to us this time.
The award will be taking place on the 31st of January 2010 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
For more details on nominees and who Femi is up against,Visit http://www.grammy.com/grammy_awards/52nd_show/list.aspx
Good luck Femi,you can do this!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!