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21 Nov 2019
9:45 am

Tributes pour in as Trevor Noah gets Grammy nod

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The world-renowned comedian, who presented an award last year at the Grammys in New York, said he was grateful for the nomination.

Trevor Noah speaks on stage during the 91st Annual Academy Awards at Dolby Theatre on February 24, 2019 in Hollywood, California. Kevin Winter/Getty Images/AFP

Tributes have poured in for world-renowned comedian Trevor Noah with news that he has been nominated to win a Grammy award.

The comedian has been nominated for a Grammy award in the category of Best Comedy Album. The nomination was for his stand up special Trevor Noah: Son of Patricia and he will be contending against the likes of Ellen DeGeneres and Dave Chappelle, among others.

The world-renowned comedian, who presented an award last year at the Grammys in New York, said he was grateful for the nomination.

Best Comedy Album nominations:

Jim Gaffigan – Quality Time

Ellen DeGeneres – Relatable

Aziz Ansari – Right Now

Trevor Noah – Son of Patricia

The awards will be hosted by Grammy-winner Alicia Keys on January 25, 2020.

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