Burna Boy Net Worth & Profile
|Burna Boy Net Worth||$20 million US dollars as of 2021|
|Name||Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu|
|Also known as||Burna Boy|
|Age||2 July 1991|
|State of Origin||Port Harcourt, Rivers State|
|Source of Wealth||Music, Youtube, Endorsement, Fashion|
Burna Boy Net worth & Biography
Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu popularly known as Burna Boy was born 2 July 1991. He is a Nigerian singer and songwriter, He was born in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria. His father managed a welding company and his mother worked as a translator. His grandfather Benson Idonije once worked with the legendary Fela Kuti. His mother Bose Ogulu would later become his manager.
Burna Boy grew up in southern Nigeria and began making his own beats using FruityLoops. He attended Corona Secondary School in Agbara (Ogun State) and relocated to London to further his studies. He later studied Media Technology at the University of Sussex. Wizkid‘s net worth is estimated to be about $20 million USD.
Burna Boy’s Career
Burna Boy expresses his music as Afro-fusion, a genre that blends Afrobeats, dancehall riddims, reggae, American rap, and R&B. August Brown of the Los Angeles Times said Burna Boy’s sound is “savvy and modern but undistracted by obvious crossover moves”
In 2012, Burna Boy rose to fame after releasing “Like to Party”, the lead single from his debut studio album L.I.F.E (2013). Burna Boy signed with Bad Habit/Atlantic Records in 2017 in the United States and Warner Music Group internationally. His third studio album Outside marked his major-label debut.
In 2019, was declared as an Apple Music Up Next artist, and he won Best International Act at the 2019 BET Awards. His fourth studio album African Giant was released in July 2019; it won Album of the Year at the 2019 All Africa Music Awards and was nominated for Best World Music Album at the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards. He was awarded the African Artiste of the year at the 2020 VGMA’s. In 2020, his album Twice as Tall was nominated for the same category at the 63rd Annual Grammy Awards, making him the first Nigerian with back-to-back nominations at the Grammys. He won the award for Best World Music Album in 2021 at the 63rd Annual Grammy Awards.