African giant and Popular award-winning Nigerian singer & songwriter, Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu Rex, more known as Burna Boy, was born in Edo state on the 2nd day of July, 1991.
The music icon however rose to stardom in 2012, after dropping “like to party” that happens to be single from his studio album “L.I.F.E” in the year (2013).
In 2017, he was signed to Bad Habit/Atlantic Records in the United States and also Warner Music Group internationally. His third studio album Outside marked his major-label debut.
His fourth studio album African Giant was released in July 2019; it won Album of the Year at the 2019 All Africa Music Awards and was nominated for Best World Music Album at the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards.
In 2019 and 2020, he won Best International Act at the 2019 BET Awards, and was announced as an Apple Music Up Next artist.
Burna Boy has indeed made Nigeria and African at large proud..
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