From Malawi jail to Grammy nomination

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In addition to the much-anticipated performances by Lady Gaga, Taylor Swift, and Rihanna, inmates-turned-nominees will be watching closely to see if their names will be called.

The Zomba Prison Project has been nominated in the Best World Music category.

Their song “I Have No Everything Here” speaks to their prison’s overcrowding and put Malawi’s legal missteps literally on the record.

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