Seun Kuti was the only Nigerian nominated for the 2019 Grammy Awards, in the World Music Category.
The son of the legendary Fela Anikulapo-Kuti who released his fourth studio album, Black Times in 2018 had been on a European tour before he received the Grammy nomination.
Seun kuti granted an interview to BBC where he talked about what being nominated for the Grammy means to him. He spoke about his musical influences, from his great grandfather to his father, and on the state on music in Nigeria
Watch the interview below