Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu Rex Known professionally as “Burna Boy” turns 29 today. He is one of the biggest stars out of Nigeria with back to back BET “Best International Act” Awards and a Grammy Nomination.
He is set to drop his 5th studio album “Twice As Tall” this July. Here are the compilation of some of his top 5 Songs of all times.
5. Like To Party
This is one of his break out singles. The song is off his 2012 album L.I.F.E. The song turned out to be his fans favourite. The slow tempo Rnb song captures Burna as the life of the party. The song has nostalgic melody that can’t be easily forgotten. The song was produced by regularly collaborator and the brain behind his early hit Successes “Leriq”.
4. Don Gorgon
One of the songs he released when he had raw talent and was largely underrated. He sampled Reggae artiste Shabba Ranks “Ting A Ling”. Then, his love for reggae fusion superseded his love for Afrobeatz. Don Gorgon is a Jamaican name for an outstanding and respected person on dreadlocks. The song is produced by certified hit maker Spellz.
The song came as one of the singles off his 2019 Album “African Giant”. The song won The Headies Award for Best Music Video because of the huge message it had on the entirety of the Nigerian population who could relate perfectly to every clip. This is regarded one of his best songs to date. He won the hearts of music lovers in Nigeria and across the globe with this tune.
2. On The Low
The song went Gold in France and Canada just recently. One of the hit songs produced by hugely recognized producer Kel P who understands his sound perfectly. It was a smash hit in 2019 and one of the singles off his Grammy Nominated “African Giant” album.
The album’s biggest single “Ye” ended up atop most Nigerian publications year-end list as the biggest song of 2018. A coincidence ensued in 2018 when the singer received massive streaming numbers from platforms after his song “Ye” was mistook to be Kanye West “Ye” album.
This made the song a international hit. The song kicked a massive journey to international successes afterwards.
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