With this morning’s announcement, Koffee has become the youngest solo act to be nominated for a Grammy in the Best Reggae category.
The 19 year old’s EP Rapture was chosen among the 5 nominations, picked from the 120 submissions.
Also among the Jamaican nominees representing in the category are Julian Marley with ‘As I Am’; Third World- ‘More Work to be Done’ and Sly & Robbie & Roots Radics ‘The Final Battle: Sly & Robbie vs. Roots Radics.
Veteran British reggae act Steel Pulse, are the sole non-Jamaicans to be nominated in the reggae category.
The 62nd GRAMMY Awards will be broadcast live from Staples Center in Los Angeles on January 26.