Global music sensation Burna Boy is set to make history once again as Apple Music brings his historic London Stadium concert to users in over 165 countries. The Grammy-winning artist’s electrifying performance, which featured special guest appearances from Stormzy, J Hus, Dave, and Popcaan, showcases his biggest hits and fan favorites.
On June 3, 2023, Burna Boy achieved a groundbreaking feat by becoming the first African artist to headline a stadium concert in the UK, with 60,000 fans filling up the London Stadium. This historic show marks Burna Boy’s commitment to taking Nigerian music to a global audience.
Apple Music users worldwide will have an exclusive opportunity to witness Burna Boy’s extraordinary performance on July 19, 2023. The concert is part of his tour for the Grammy-nominated album ‘Love, Damini,’ which reached No. 1 in 70 countries and holds the record for the biggest first-day and first-week global streams by an African artist.
In an interview with Ebro Darden to preview the live performance, Burna Boy expressed his gratitude for the crowds’ energy and support, emphasizing his belief that music transcends genres. The concert is a testament to Burna Boy’s unstoppable rise and influence in the music industry.
Burna Boy’s Apple Music Live event will follow the captivating performance by Ed Sheeran and marks him as the second African artist, alongside Wizkid, to have an Apple Music Live performance.