chimamanda ngozi adichie

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the award winning Nigerian author, has been nominated for a Grammy. The award nod comes from her credit on the song “Flawless” on Beyoncé’s self-titled album. The song contains a sample of Adichie’s ‘We Should All Be Feminists’ TEDxEuston speech.

Watch Beyoncé discuss Adichie’s influence on the making of “Flawless” below:

h/t OkayAfrica 


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