CNN Listed Burna Boy As the Biggest Artiste In Africa.
Nigerian Singer and song writer Burna Boy is top on the list which was compiled by the media unit following 4 other Nigerians” Yemi Alade, Tiwa Savage, Wizkid and Mr Eazi.
During CNN Reports, Burna topped off a stellar music year with a Grammy nomination and cemented his place as this year’s breakaway music star.
African Giant was nominated alongside music heavyweights,he follows in the footstepos of Femi and Seun Kuti( sons of the legendary musician, Fela Kuti) King Sunny ade and other Nigeian music stars.
He took to social media to complain about his name being “so small” on the festival poster, and urged organizers to “fix things quick please”.
“I don’t appreciate the way my name is written so small on your bill,”
“I am an AFRICAN GIANT and will not be reduced to whatever that tiny writing means. Fix things quick please,” he said on Instagram when the 2019 line up was announced.
CNN names Burna Boy biggest artiste in Africa
1. Burna Boy
2. Angelique Kidjo
3. Diamond Platnumz
4. Yemi Alade
5. Tiwa Savage
8. Sho Madjozi
9. Busiswa Gqulu
10. Mwila Musond