Top Nigerian Afro-fusion singer and songwriter, Damini Ogulu known professionally as Burna Boy is our SEEKHYPE FEATURED ARTISTE OF THE WEEK for the month of June.
Nigerian Afro-Fusion superstar, Burna Boy is our featured artiste of the week, he is signed to the American record label – Atlantic Records.
As he continues his African Giant music tour, Burna Boy has emerged as SeekHype featured artist following the release of his smash record “Anybody” which has crossed the 1 million landmark on the streaming platform YouTube.
In March 2019, Burna Boy released a 4-track collaborative EP with Los Angeles-based electronic duo DJDS, titled Steel & Copper and he was headlined for this years’ Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.
Similarly, Burna Boy has announced his forthcoming project, “African Giant”, a 16-track album. Burna Boy held a private listening session for the album and shared photos from the event on social media – Instagram.
Brief Biography of ‘Burna Boy’;
Damini Ogulu with the stage name as Burna Boy was born on born 2 July 1991 in Ahoada, Port Harcourt. He was born to Nigerian parents Mr. and Mrs. Ogulu, who raised him in Ahoada and later moved to Lagos State, where the performer completed his basic education.
Aristokrat Records released Burna Boy’s debut studio album L.I.F.E on August 12, 2013. It serves as the follow-up to his second mixtape, Burn Identity (2011). L.I.F.E sold 40,000 copies on the first day of its release.
In 2014, Burna Boy split from Aristokrat records. In 2015, he created his own record label called Spaceship Entertainment.
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