Grammy Award Winner, Burna Boy has made history as the first African Artiste to sell out stadiums in USA, England, France and Holland.
The Afro Beat Maetro, Burna Boy has sold out 41,922 capacity Citi Field in New York, 60,000 capacity London Stadium and few others
This was made known in a post on Monday by African Facts Zone on it’s Twitter handle.
Burna Boy has established himself as a force to be reckoned with in the global music industry after rising to fame in the Nigerian and African musical markets.
The singer has been gaining popularity over the past few years, thanks to his distinctive sound and unique style.
Burna Boy’s musical ability is undeniably recognized and acknowledged by his fans worldwide,as proven by his countless sold-out concerts in key European nations.
On July 8th, Burna made history by selling out New York’s 41,922 capacity Citi Field.
In April, he sold out the 60,000-capacity London Stadium.
In addition, he sold out the 40,000-person capacity Paris La Defense Arena on May 30th.
And his 41,000-person GelreDome, which opens on July 23rd.
Stating this, African facts wrote:
“Burna Boy has become the first African Artiste to sell out stadiums in USA, England, France and Holland.
He sold out
41,922 capacity Citi Field in New York
60,000 capacity London Stadium
40,000 capacity Paris La Defense Arena
41,000 capacity GelreDome”
Recently, Within Nigeria had compiled the Headies awards full list as Burna Boy, Asake, Rema, others snag big nominations
The nominees for both the voting and non-voting categories of the 16th edition of the Headies Awards have been released by the organizers.
On Tuesday, the Headies unveiled the nominees specifically for the “Rookie of the Year” category.
Today (Wednesday, July 12, 2023), the organizers announced the nominees for the remaining categories.
Burna Boy leads the nominees’ list with ten nominations…see full list.