After grabbing nominations in the BET Awards, NEA, MTV Base and Channel O, the kid is taking it a step further by getting a nomination at this year’s Soul Train Awards.

He’s nominated for his song, Aye, in the Best International Performance category alongside Machel Montano, Nico & Vinz, Sam Smith, Shaggy and Ziggy Marley. Not an easy fit to be nominated alongside these global stars. He’s the only African nominated in the category this year.

The ceremony takes place on November 30th, 2014.

Full List of Nominees

Best New Artist
August Alsina
Jhené Aiko
LiV Warfield
Mack Wilds
Nico & Vinz

Sevyn Streeter Centric Certified Award
Avery Sunshine
Leela James
Luke James
Robert Glasper

Best Gospel/Inspirational Song
“Help” – Erica Campbell feat. Lecrae
“I Can Only Imagine” – Tamela Mann
“No Greater Love” – Smokie Norful
“Real Love” – Inspired People feat. Charles Jenkins
“Say Yes” –…

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