The second dancehall artiste to ever win a BET award has come out to say that Nigerians love him now because the rest of the world does. Burna Boy was recently featured on Beyonce’s Lion King album.
Burna Boy having a talk on his African giant album in an interview with billboard the “Ye” hitmaker revealed that his plan is to take his music globally and also perform in a stadium in China. The 2019 BET award winner is set to embark on a 17- days global tour of 1000 to 3000 capacity venues strting from August 9th in Toronto.
“This has always been my vision. Not like I planned it, just that I knew I should stick to doing what I’m doing. It’s almost like climbing steps,you keep going.” Burna Boy stated.
Speaking on his growth in the local scene Burna Boy made it clear that, Nigerians recognise him now because the the world do recognise him.
“Nigerians love me more now because they can see that the whole world likes me too. They think I’m something special, but I’m not. I’m just a human whose skill is making music. Way I see it, Everyone plays their own role in the world and no role is more important than the other.”
source : Global.net