Actor, model and songwriter, Kofi Siriboe attended this year’s Grammys nomination concert recently held in Los Angeles, California. Kofi has been making his mark collaborating with young artists in the music game. The music world came to celebrate its finest by announcing the nominations for the Grammy’s which will be held on February 12, 2012. Some of the most influential artist, songwriters, and producers in the industry were in attendance.
According to Kofi, who continues to make a mark in the industry and crossing all genres, one the big highlight on the night was meeting Interscope recording artist, Lady Gaga. Already an icon in the game, Lady Gaga’s down to earth approach and helpful tips as a songwriter herself made his night. Kofi’s passion and willingness to having a career in music has definitely not dimmed his love for acting. He was very inspired by the evening of stars with the likes of Rihanna, Katy Perry, Nicki Minaj, Usher, Ludicris, LL Cool J in attendance. Kofi was able to chat with some of these greats, who had no problem dropping some knowledge on the up and coming songwriter.
Born to Ghanaian parents, the growing Tinsel Town star has been seen on the big screen in films such as Ice Cube’s “The Longshots”, Walt Disney’s “Prom”, and critically acclaimed Toronto Film Festival select “40″. Kofi has also appeared on TV shows such as ABC Family’s “Lincoln Heights”, HBO’s “Entourage” and MTV’s “Punk’d”. Always creative Kofi is also launching his blog/website, www.theblaksheep.com which will be a testament to his desire to inspire, cultivate and create good leadership for his generation.
Meanwhile on some more Grammy news, British songbird, Adele nabbed six nods including Song of the Year; Record of the Year and Best Short Form Music Video for “Rolling in the Deep”; Album of the Year and Best Pop Vocal Album for 21; and, Best Solo Performance for “Someone Like You”. Kanye West led all comers with seven nods, while Foo Fighters and Bruno Mars each matched Adele with six nominations apiece. Indie rocker Bon Iver, Mumford & Sons, Nicki Minaj, Radiohead and Rihanna each nabbed four nods, while Coldplay and Lady Gaga each got three.