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List of the high-profile venues Burna Boy has performed



Burna Boy (real name Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu) is a Nigerian musician, singer, and songwriter.

He was born on July 2, 1991, in Ahoada, Rivers State, Nigeria. Burna Boy rose to prominence in 2012 with his hit single “Like To Party” and has since become one of the most popular and influential musicians in Africa.

Burna Boy’s music is a fusion of Afrobeat, dancehall, and reggae, and he is known for his distinctive voice and socially conscious lyrics. Some of his most popular songs include “Ye,” “On the Low,” “Gbona,” “Dangote,” “Anybody,” and “Collateral Damage,” among others.

Burna Boy has won several awards for his music, including the BET Awards, MTV Africa Music Awards, and The Headies, among others. In 2020, he won the Best Global Music Album category at the Grammy Awards for his album “Twice As Tall,” making him the first Nigerian artist to win a Grammy.

Aside from music, Burna Boy is also known for his philanthropic efforts, particularly in the area of education. He has established the Burna Boy Foundation, which provides educational opportunities and relief to underprivileged children in Nigeria.

Burna Boy continues to make music, tour, and collaborate with other artists both in Nigeria and internationally. He has gained a large and dedicated following both in Nigeria and around the world, and is considered one of the most important and influential musicians of his generation.

He has performed at several high-profile venues across the world, some of which include:

1. The O2 Academy Brixton, London

Burna Boy has performed at the 4,921-capacity O2 Academy Brixton in London on multiple occasions.

2. The SSE Arena, Wembley, London

Burna Boy became the first African artist to headline the 12,500-capacity SSE Arena, Wembley in London in November 2019.

3. Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

Burna Boy performed at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in California, USA in 2019, alongside other notable international artists.

4. The Fillmore, Miami Beach

Burna Boy performed at The Fillmore Miami Beach at Jackie Gleason Theater in Florida, USA in 2019.

5. The Apollo Theater, New York

Burna Boy performed at the historic Apollo Theater in New York City in April 2019.

6. Les Docks, Lausanne

Burna Boy has also performed at Les Docks in Lausanne, Switzerland.

7. Rockhal, Esch-sur-Alzette

Burna Boy performed at the 6,500-capacity Rockhal in Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg in 2019.

8. Festival de Cannes

Burna Boy performed at the Festival de Cannes in France in 2018.

These are just some of the high-profile venues Burna Boy has performed at across the world. He has gained a large and dedicated following both in Nigeria and internationally, and continues to tour and perform at various venues around the world.


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