Afrobeats icon Burna Boy continues to lead the charge in taking Nigerian music global with the release of his long-awaited seventh album, ‘I Told Them’.
On August 25, 2023, Burna Boy unveiled his much-anticipated album, comprising 15 dynamic tracks, including the previously dropped ‘Sitting On Top Of The World’ featuring 21 Savage, ‘Big 7’, ‘Talibans II’ featuring Byron Messia, and ‘Cheat On Me’ featuring Dave.
Following his Grammy-nominated 2022 effort ‘Love, Damini’, which delivered hits like ‘Last Last’, ‘For Your Hand’ featuring Ed Sheeran, and ‘Its Plenty’, Burna Boy presents ‘I Told Them’. In a candid interview with Zane Lowe, he expressed that the album embodies his enjoyment of the creative process and fulfilling his musical aspirations.
The album showcases notable collaborations, including Wu-Tang Clan rappers GZA and RZA, Afrobeats sensation Seyi Vibez, and American rapper J Cole, further cementing Burna Boy’s global influence and versatile artistry.