Honored with Yammy Awards Lil Durk and Lil Baby Among Hip-Hop Star
The awards were given in honor of the late A$AP Yams as part of Yams Day.
Lil Durk and Lil Baby must wait until 14 March to see whether they won the 63rd yearly Grammy Awards in their category, but on Monday (January 18) the Yammy Awards were recognized and awarded to them and two other hip-hop stars.
The Yams Day honors A$AP yams, co-founded A$AP Mob by the hiphop group A$AP Rocky, A$AP Ferg & Playboi Carti. A$AP yams are named after A$AP Yams.
The annual tribute takes place on January 18, 2015 at the age of 26, when Rodríguez dies. An hourlong documentary about A$AP Yams, a preview of A$AP Rocky music and the presentations of the Yammy award were included in this yearâ s event virtually due to the pandemic.
The new level award has been won by Lil Durk, who is a twin Grammy nominee for the “Cree Later” award “Laugh Now.” The Yammy Yamborghini High award wins Lil Baby, a grammy nominee for “The Bigger Picture.”
This year, Grammy wasn’t appointed by 2 other Yammy winners – Young Thug and Teezo Touchdown.
This year’s nominees and winners include:
Yamborghini High award:
(Westside Gunn, Conway the Machine,
Benny the Butcher)
Lil Baby (WINNER)
Megan Thee Stallion
Big Awgie award:
Teezo Touchdown (WINNER)
New level award:
Lil Durk (WINNER)
Hella flows award:
Lil Uzi Vert
Young Thug (WINNER)