One of the current reigning Nigerian female singers, Temilade Openiyi popularly known as Tems has done the country proud on the international scene as she’s been nominated for the 2021 BET Awards.
Tems was nominated for the Best New International act category which was created to award breakthrough talent and emerging voices in music from around the world.
She would be competing with Elaine from South Africa with the rest of the nominees coming from outside Africa.
The nominees for the BET Awards 2021 Viewer’s Choice: Best New International Act’ category are:
ELAINE (SOUTH AFRICA)
ARLO PARKS (UK)
BREE RUNWAY (UK)
MC DRICKA (BRAZIL)