Mother-Daughter duo Dr Nashid Kamal & Armeen Musa were nominated for the 65th Grammy Awards in the category of Best Global Music Album on Wednesday.
This is the first time any Bangladeshi Artist or a Group has ever been nominated for the Grammy.
Their song ‘Jaago Piya,’ which was featured on the Berklee Indian Ensemble’s debut album ‘Shuruaat,’ enabled them as the first Bangladeshis to be nominated for the world’s most famous musical awards.
Bangladeshi singer-songwriter Armeen Musa and her mother and eminent Nazrul exponent Dr Nashid Kamal have been nominated for the 65th Annual Grammy Awards in the category of Best Global Music Album on Wednesday.
Legendary Asian musicians including Tabla Maestro Ustaad Zakir Hussain, Shankar Mahadevan, and Shreya Ghoshal, to name a few, are also featured on the Berklee Indian Ensemble’s debut album ‘Shuruaat’, alongside Armeen Musa.
The 2023 Grammy Awards ceremony will be held at the Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles on February 5. The ‘Big Three’ categories – album, record, and song of the year, each feature battles between Beyoncé and Adele, much as they did six years ago. Each of those categories has three additional nominees: Lamar, Lizzo, and Harry Styles.