|Full Name||Burna Boy|
|Age||29 Years Old|
|Nick Name||Burna Boy|
|Famous As||Singer and Songwriter|
July twenty third,
|Birth Place||Edo State|
About Burna Boy; Singer and Songwriter
Born on twenty third July 1991, with the delivery identify/actual identify of “Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu Rex”, he’s professionally referred to as “Burna Boy“. Burna Boy is a Nigerian singer in addition to a songwriter by career who rose to fame in 2012 after releasing “Like to Party”, the lead single from his debut studio album “L.I.F.E” (2013). He additionally signed with Bad Habit/Atlantic Records within the United States and Warner Music Group internationally within the 12 months 2017. With his onerous work, his third studio album “Outside” marked his major-label debut. He additionally received Best International Act on the 2019 BET Awards and was introduced as an Apple Music Up Next artist. His fourth studio album “African Giant” was launched in July 2019 which received Album of the Year on the 2019 All Africa Music Awards and was additionally nominated for Best World Music Album on the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards. In April 2020, Burna Boy carried out within the “One World: Together at Home” particular. Burna Boy wins the 2020 BET Best International Act Award. Along with Burna Boy, the opposite winners embrace Innoss’B (DRC), Sho Madjozi (S. Africa), Dave (U.Okay.), Stormzy (U.Okay.), Ninho (France), S.Pri Noir (France). Additionally, he teases future music with girlfriend Stefflon Don: ‘She’s the boss’. Burna Boy was born in Edo State, Nigeria; his birthplace/hometown. He grew up in southern Nigeria and commenced making his personal beats utilizing FruityLoops. He is Nigerian by nationality and his ethnicity is Nigerian-Black. His race is Black. As per his training, he attended Corona Secondary School in Agbara and relocated to London to additional his research. He was born to his dad and mom; Samuel Ogulu (father) and Bose Ogulu (mom). Additionally, he has two siblings; Jesse Ogulu (Twin Brother), Nissi Ogulu (Sister). His father managed a welding firm and his mom labored as a translator. His grandfather Benson Idonije as soon as managed Fela Kuti. His zodiac signal is Cancer. As of 2019, he celebrated his twenty eighth birthday. Scroll all the way down to know extra data concerning his singing profession, private life, girlfriend, internet value, vehicles, home, birthday, age, wiki, details, peak, well-known for, household particulars, live performance, tour, grammy, and extra.
Burna Boy’s Singing Career
- His debut studio album “L.I.F.E” was launched on twelfth August 2013, serving because the follow-up to his second mixtape “Burn Identity” (2011). The album was produced totally by Leriq and options visitor artists resembling 2face Idibia, M.I, Timaya, Olamide, Reminisce, and Wizkid.
- It was nominated for Best Album of the Year on the 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards. In August 2013, L.I.F.E peaked at quantity 7 on the Billboard Reggae Albums chart.
- The album offered 40,000 copies on the primary day of its launch. Aristokrat Records later offered its advertising rights to Uba Pacific for ₦10 million.
- The album’s singles are “Like to Party”, “Tonight”, “Always Love You”, “Run My Race” and “Yawa Dey”.
- Nigeria Entertainment Today ranked the album tenth on its listing of the twelfth Best Albums of 2013.
- He cut up from Aristokrat data in 2014 and he based the file label Spaceship Entertainment eight months after parting methods with Aristocrat Records in February 2015.
- He launched his second album “On a Spaceship” on twenty fifth November 2015.
- His 7-track debut EP “Redemption” was launched in September 2016; its lead single “Pree Me” debuted on Noisey.
- He was featured on “Sunshine Riptide”, a monitor from Fall Out Boy’s seventh studio album MANIA (2018) in January 2018.
- On twenty sixth January 2018, he launched his third studio album “Outside” which consists principally of Afrobeats, dancehall, reggae, and street rap.
- The album was supported by six singles: “Rock Your Body”, “Streets of Africa”, “Koni Baje”, “Sekkle Down”, “Heaven’s Gate” and “Ye”.
- The album obtained optimistic important acclaim and was ranked by Pulse Nigeria and Nigerian Entertainment Today as one of the best Nigerian album of 2018.
- It additionally received Album of the Year on the 2018 Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
- On seventh October 2018, he carried out earlier than a sold-out crowd at London’s O2 Academy Brixton.
- A day previous to the show, he held a pop-up occasion at Red by Little Farm and offered restricted packing containers of his Space Puffs cereal, in addition to customized notepads, lighters, and graphic tee-shirts.
- On ninth October 2018, he was introduced as one among Spotify’s New Afro Hub Takeover Artist. The announcement coincided with him being named YouTube’s Artist on the Rise for 3 months.
- He was introduced alongside Mr. Eazi as one of many artists performing on the 2019 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival on third January 2019.
- On twenty first March 2019, he launched a 4-track collaborative EP with Los Angeles-based digital duo DJDS, titled Steel & Copper.
- It blends his upbeat melodies with DJDS’ slinky entice beats.
- Steel & Copper combines components of dancehall and reggae music with Afropop and entice.
- He recorded “Ja Ara E” (Yoruba: “sensible up” or “use your head”) for Beyonce’s “The Lion King: The Gift” and was the one visitor artist with their very own monitor on the soundtrack album.
- His fourth studio album African Giant was launched on twenty sixth July 2019 which has been supported by six singles: “Gbona”, “On the Low”, Killin Dem”, “Dangote”, “Anybody” and “Pull Up”.
- He recorded “My Money, My Baby”, a monitor that appeared on Queen & Slim’s soundtrack album.
- Described as an “Afrobeat-tinged monitor”, “My Money, My Baby” accommodates a pattern of Fela Kuti’s 1972 music “Shakara”.
- He carried out within the “One World: Together at Home” particular in April 2020.
Burna Boy’s Awards and Achievements
He has received 4 awards on the Soundcity MVP Awards Festival, together with African Artiste of the Year, Listener’s Choice, and Best Male MVP. He even received the Best International Act on the 2019 BET Awards on twenty fourth June 2019. Additionally, he was introduced as an Apple Music Up Next artist in June 2019. Besides this, he has received Best Pop by South Music Awards in 2013, Best New Act of the Year by Nigeria Entertainment Awards in 2013, Nigeria Entertainment Awards ” Best Album of the Year” in 2014, and extra.
Burna Boy’s Albums, Mixtapes and EP’s
- L.I.F.E (2013)
- On a Spaceship (2015)
- Outside (2018)
- African Giant (2019)
- Burn Notice (2011)
- Burn Identity (2011)
- Redemption (2016)
- Steel & Copper (with DJDS) (2019)
Burna Boy is DATING Stefflon Don
Burna Boy will not be married but and he’s nonetheless to get married. But he isn’t single as nicely. At current, he’s in a relationship. He is courting his stunning girlfriend; Stefflon Don since 2019. Recently, Stefflon Don celebrates 1st anniversary with Burna Boy. The London born rapper took to her Instagram tales on Tuesday, January 7, 2020, the place she shared a video of Burna Boy and herself kissing. She went on to caption the video with a reminder that they’ve been collectively for a 12 months. “Today marks one 12 months precisely! Cheers to 100 extra my sweetie truffles,” Stefflon wrote. Stefflon Don is an English rapper, singer, and songwriter who got here to prominence with the discharge of her monitor Hurtin’ Me that featured well-known rapper French Montana. She was 17 years outdated when she had her first baby. Stefflon spoke about her story throughout an interview with Evening Standard in April 2018. As of now, the duo is having fun with their life loads with none disturbances. His sexual orientation is straight and he isn’t homosexual in any respect.
Burna Boy’s Net Worth 2020
Burna Boy is a Nigerian Grammy-nominated singer and songwriter. Burna Boy has gathered an enormous sum of money from his singing profession. He has an estimated internet value of $4 Million as of 2020 which is roughly NGN 1.5 Billion. His main supply of wealth is from singing profession and he’s glad along with his earnings. As per his vehicles, he has Mercedes Benz G Wagon, Lexus SC 430, Bentley Continental GT, and lots of extra. He additionally owns a home within the intellectual space of Beverly Hills within the USA which is designed with a swimming pool. He resides an opulent way of life from his earnings.