Its a year of recognition for singer Temitope Openiyi aka TEMS as BET announced her nomination as the viewers choice for Best new international act.
This comes after her HEADIES’ nomination for the coveted price of ‘Next Rated’ earlier this year.
Black entertainment television announced that Tems was nominated in the Viewers’ Choice: Best New International Act Category at the 2021 Awards, alongside South African R&B singer, Elaine; British acts; Arlo Parks and Bree Runway, French acts, Bramsito and Ronisia, as well as Brazilian, MC Dricka.
The nomination followed the release of her debut EP, ‘For Broken Ears’ and a collaboration with internationally recognized artist Wizkid which has continued to make waves and generate buzz around the world.
The singer has an Alternative R&B and afrobeats combination sounds.