Nigerian afro-fusion sensation Burna Boy is once again making waves in the music industry with his upcoming album, “I Told Them…”. This announcement comes on the heels of his sixth album, “Love, Damini,” which has already captured the hearts of fans around the world. With a vibrant tracklist and exciting collaborations, Burna Boy’s musical journey is poised to reach new heights.
The album, set to be released this Friday, promises to be a true reflection of Burna Boy’s artistry, as it features a diverse range of 15 songs that showcase his signature style and creativity. What’s even more exciting is that three tracks from the album have already been released, giving fans a taste of what’s to come.
The opening track, “Sittin’ On Top Of The World,” featuring the renowned rapper 21 Savage, sets the tone for the album with its infectious rhythm and captivating lyrics. This collaboration is a testament to Burna Boy’s ability to seamlessly blend genres and bring together artists from different musical backgrounds.
“Big 7” is another gem that has been unveiled, with a star-studded music video that features appearances by RZA, Busta Rhymes, Junior Mafia, and actor Shameik Moore. This track not only showcases Burna Boy’s magnetic stage presence but also highlights his ability to attract and collaborate with some of the biggest names in the industry.
One of the standout moments from the album is Burna Boy’s remix of Byron Messia’s hit “Talibans.” This reimagined version not only pays homage to the original but also adds Burna Boy’s unique touch, breathing new life into the track and making it an instant hit among fans.
The collaborations on “I Told Them…” are set to be some of the most talked-about aspects of the album. Hip-hop heavyweight J. Cole joins Burna Boy on track No. 14 titled “Thanks,” creating a fusion of two distinct styles that promise to deliver something extraordinary. This collaboration is a testament to Burna Boy’s growing international recognition and his ability to connect with artists from around the globe.
British rapper Dave spices things up on “Cheat On Me,” adding a layer of versatility to the album. Dave’s lyrical prowess combined with Burna Boy’s infectious melodies is a recipe for success that fans are eagerly anticipating.
Seyi Vibez, a rising star in the Nigerian music scene, also makes his mark on the album with his feature on “Giza.” This collaboration showcases Burna Boy’s commitment to supporting and promoting emerging talent in the industry.
Burna Boy’s musical journey over the past year has been nothing short of phenomenal. From the summer anthem “Last Last” to his sold-out stadium shows across the world, he has consistently proven his ability to captivate audiences with his dynamic performances and innovative sound.
As “I Told Them…” prepares to hit the airwaves, fans can expect nothing less than a musical masterpiece that showcases Burna Boy’s evolution as an artist and his dedication to pushing boundaries. With an impressive tracklist that blends genres, features notable collaborations, and offers a glimpse into Burna Boy’s artistic vision, this album is undoubtedly poised to be one of the standout releases of the year.
In a music industry that thrives on innovation and creativity, Burna Boy continues to be a trailblazer, unafraid to experiment and unapologetically authentic in his approach. “I Told Them…” is not just an album; it’s a testament to Burna Boy’s legacy and his ongoing journey to reshape the global music landscape.