Grammy award-winning Nigerian artiste, Damini Ogulu popularly referred to as Burna Boy has hit a significant milestone on YouTube making him essentially the most seen African artiste.
The Afrobeats celebrity has amassed over 1 billion music video views throughout his YouTube channel in 3 years.
The “Dangote” hitmaker joined the American on-line video sharing and social media platform in 2018 on January twelfth and has since turn out to be probably the most profitable artists to come back out of Africa, raking in 225 million views on the music video for “On the Low” and 159 million for “Ye” respectfully, a feat that merely affirms his place on the worldwide music market.
He tops the listing of essentially the most seen African musicians, simply beating out different Nigerian compatriots, Davido, Wizkid, Tekno, Tiwa Savage, Olamide, and Runtown.
Burna Boy not too long ago launched his newest and third single of the 12 months dubbed “Want It All”, with a joint manufacturing credit score given to elite producers Smoke Ono and Sean Silverman.
The tune is an introspective composition that highlights the star’s journey and the way he made his targets a actuality.
The video, created by Adrian Yu, chronicles the story of Burna Boy’s journey to recognition by images, and it options a few of his most ardent followers. The fascinating visuals and observe make this collaboration all of the extra implausible whenever you discover out the artists are followers of one another.
“I’ve been watching him for some time, and I just knew this had to get done, but it had to get done in the perfect way where the whole world gets to feel the reality of both of us,” Burnaboy spoke to Okay Africa about working with Chicago rapper Polo G.