Wale has nationally become the poster child for the DMV and he’s getting recognized for it. His 2011 hit collaboration single with Miguel, “Lotus Flower Bomb,” has been nominated for theGrammy Award for Best Rap Song.
The DCist reports:
Still, with this first career Grammy nod, Wale finds himself in good company in this year’s Best Rap Song competition. The other songs nominated are: “Daughters” by Nas; “Mercy” by Kanye West featuring Big Sean, Pusha T and 2 Chainz; “The Motto” by Drake and Lil’ Wayne; “Niggas in Paris” by West and Jay-Z; and “Young, Wild & Free” by Wiz Khalifa and Snoop Dogg featuring Bruno Mars.
Wale is among some heavy-hitting artists as he receives his nomination. Tied for six nominations each are Kanye West, Frank Ocean and Jay-Z.
The 55th Annual Grammy Awards will be held on February 10, 2013 and the show will be broadcast on CBS at 8 p.m. ET/ PT