Damini Ogulu known professionally as Burna Boy, is a Nigerian Afro-fusion singer.
Burna Boy was born 2 July 1991Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria.
Burna Boy started his music career professionally in 2010 and rose to prominence in 2012 after the release of his hit single “Like To Party” the first single from his first debut studio album “L.I.RE”.
Burna Boy has worked with several Nigerian and International artists such as 2face Idibia, Sarkodie, Phyno, Flavor, Dbanj, and Wizkid, amongst others.
In 2013, Burna Boy won Best New Act of the Year at the Nigeria Entertainment Awards. In 2014, Burna Boy won Best New Act at the MTV Africa Music Awards.
In 2015, Burna Boy won Best Pop Artist of the Year at the Headies Award and Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
In 2018, Burna Boy won four awards at the Soundcity Music Video Awards which includes African Artist of the Year and Song of the Year” for his 2018 hit single “Ye”.
Currently, Burna Boy won Listener’s Choice, Best Male MVP, Song of the Year and African Artiste of the at the Soundcity MVP Awards 2019. |Neareel TV