For the second year in a row, this Thursday, April 25, Les Flammes rewards rap artists and other urban trends.

Will Aya Nakamura be the Queen of Flames? In the middle of two unjustified controversies over her participation in the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games, the singer won the title of star of the 2024 Flames ceremony, which rewards, for its second edition, urban cultures in music. Aya Nakamura, competing in six categories, is at the top of the nominations for the festivities dedicated to rap and its trends.

In total, around fifty artists are nominated in the 24 categories for the second edition of Les Flammes, which is being held this Thursday, April 25 at the Théâtre du Châtelet, in Paris. The ceremony is broadcast “free and live on YouTube, Twitch and for the first time live on W9”, the event organizers announced a few weeks before the event.

The Flames ceremony, inaugurated in 2023, aims to represent popular cultures, in particular rap, R

Spotify Flame for Album of the Year

Album rap

New pop album

Song of the year

Feature of the year

Rap performance track

Piece R

African or African-inspired music piece of the year

Caribbean or Caribbean-inspired track of the year

Female revelation of the year

Male revelation of the year

Female Artist of the Year

Male Artist of the Year

Composer of the year

Music video of the year

Concert of the year

Album cover of the year

Scenic revelation of the year