Afrobeats is on the rise, with Nigerian superstars like Burna Boy bringing the music to a global audience while collecting awards and selling out prestigious venues.
Burna Boy has made history by becoming the first African singer to perform in a UEFA Champions League Final at the 2023 European Club Football Final in Istanbul.
Burna Boy delighted an estimated 80,000 supporters who had gathered to see the final between Manchester City and Internazionale Milan.
Burna Boy has risen to international prominence as a result of his smash single ‘YE,’ which he released in 2018. He won a Grammy for his album ‘Twice As Tall,’ and he is now one of the continent’s most decorated performers.
Burna Boy has sold out prestigious arenas throughout the world, and his music continues to captivate international audiences.
Marshmallow, an American DJ, artist, and producer, performed in the 2021 Champions League final in Portugal, while Camila Cabello, a Cuban pop sensation, performed at the 2022 edition in Paris.
Burna Boy performed a compilation of his hit songs at the 2023 final in Istanbul, Turkey, as he continues to lead the international charge of Afrobeats.