By Emmaline Owuor
Tanzanian musician Diamond has been nominated for the 2021 BET awards which will be aired live on June 27th.
The event will be only attended by vaccinated individuals and they are expected to start registering in order to be part of the live audience.
The Wasafi Records owner has been nominated for the best International act and will be contesting with other African stars like wizkid and Burna Boy.
The musician is the only musician from East Africa nominated for the 2021 BET awards.
This is the second time the “Waah” hit maker has been nominated to contest in the BET awards however he did not win when he was first nominated.
Rayvanny became the first Tanzanian Musician to win “THE BET Viewers Choice Best New International Act” in 2017.
Diamond also took to his Instagram page to announce his nomination. He posted a photo of him and captioned it with emoji’s and a #swahilination.
Fans and followers of the singer took to his comment section to congratulate and wish him all the best in the competition.
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