Celebrating Burna Boy as He Turns a Year Older

Today is Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu’s birthday, popularly known as Burna Boy. The popular afrobeat singer who draws his inspiration from African Afrobeat legend, Fela Kuti has produced a lot of songs and earned a lot of awards in the entertainment industry. Here are his top 5 songs:

  1. Killin Dem ft. Zlatan: This record breaking song took over the entertainment industry, as it also introduced a new style of dance steps known as ‘gbese’.

  2. Ye – This was another record-breaking song that captured the attention of afrobeat and chant lovers. The song is an open declaration of success and self-empowerment.

  3. Rock your body: This is also another song which is flavoured with the appreciation of the woman’s body.

  4. On the low: This song explores Burna Boy’s romantic side as he speaks about one Angelina in his song and how she has captured his attention.

  5. Odogwu: With this song, Burna Boy goes back to the roots of Igbo culture and tradition which reflects in the imagery used in the video.

Burna Boy has won a lot of awards in the entertainment industry; however, the most recent are:

  1. BET Award for Best International Act (2019 and 2020)

  2. The Headies Award for Best Collabo 2019 with his song ‘Killin Dem’ featuring Zlatan

  3. The Headies Award for Artiste of the year (2019)

  4. The Headies Award for Song of the Year 2019 with his song ‘Ye’.

  5. The Future Awards Africa Nigeria Prize for Young Person of the Year (2019)

Which other songs of Burna Boy do you like? Let us know in the comment section

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