Nigerian singer Burna Boy would be having an ‘artist spotlight stories’ done on him by global video sharing platform YouTube.
Sometime last year the singer was given some spotlight as ‘YouTube Music Artist On The Rise’. The recognition made the Atlantic Records artiste to feature on billboard ads on Times Square in New York, US.
Once again in 2019, the singer who is also a self proclaimed ‘African Giant’ was again displayed on the billboards in Times Square, New York courtesy YouTube Music. A trailer for a series on the ‘Ye’ crooner is out.
Produced by YouTube Music, this Artist Spotlight Story looks back
on Damini Ogulu’s rise to international success. From borrowing beats off video games to producing earth-shattering afro-beat anthems, the film revisits his journey from his Nigerian upbringing to taking root in Brixton. Directed by Maceo Frost, ‘Burna Boy’
reflects on Ogulu’s inspiration as a songwriter and celebrates his energy as a performer.
Watch the trailer below.