Burna Boy is finally getting the global recognition, attention and praise for the talent that he is.
His latest album African Giant has dropped today. The album is a 19 track project that includes features from the likes of YG, Jorja Smith, Jeremih, Future and Damian Marley.
The musician has been dropping music for close to 10 years but arguably, it has taken the past couple of years to put his name on the map and in everyone’s minds. The rise of Afro Beats in the UK and America of the past few years has been an amazing one to witness.
The vibrant and diverse sounds to been contrived from the scene has been magic to everyone’s ears. Many artists have contributed significantly to the genre growing and Burna Boy is included.
“Ye” last year took over the internet and charts and although this was on his previous studio album, Outside, the album and song gave attention to the genre that many people were purely, just not aware of.
Last month’s BET Award win for Best International Act was just the start…
Listen to African Giant on Spotify below: