Since gaining international traction in 2018 through his hit single ‘YE,’ Burna Boy has gone on to become one of the biggest artists in the world. He has achieved several massive accomplishments; winning a Grammy Award for his album “Twice As Tall” , being the only African artiste to have sold out four choice arenas in the US including the 21 thousand capacity State Farm Arena in Atlanta and the 21 thousand Madison Square Garden.
On Thursday, 16th March 2023, The Champions League official Twitter handle shared an announcement that became another feather in the great star’s cap; UEFA revealed Burna Boy as one of the performers at the 2023 Champions League final. This would become another first for the Grammy Award Winner as he will become the first Nigerian artiste to perform on the biggest stage of European Club football.
The 2023 Champions League Final will take place on 10th June 2023 in Istanbul Turkey.