Burna Boy has been making a lot of big moves internationally.
With anew album, a solo track on Beyonce’s Lion King compilation, and a global fan base, the self-titled African Giant is definitely pushing the limits. Burna Boy has gone from a Nigerian superstar to international sensation.
The popular musician has made yet another appearance on a U.S. talk show, and this time on The Daily Show, hosted by South African comedianTrevor Noah.
The Daily Show is a late-night talk show that uses satire and self-deprecatory humour to discuss socially and culturally relevant stories. This would be Burna Boy’s second feature on an U.S. show – his debut being onJimmy Kimmel Live!
According toComedy Central, Burna Boy talked about his recipe for afro-fusion music, asserting himself for a Coachella gig and producing his albumAfrican Giant, which sees the Nigerianmegastarscale even dizzier heights than before.
2019 has already been a stellar year for Burna Boy. He is featured on theBeyonce-curated Lion King album, The Gift. On it, Burna Boy claimed the bragging rights as the only African act to have a solosong. The popular singer-songwriter also recently clinched theBest International Actat the 2019 BET Awards in the U.S. His album is currently making waves and was also named best new music byPitchfork. And to top it off, the singer has also teamed up with Spotify to launch Burna Bank.