Burna Boy Makes New York Times Best Songs List Of 2019
African Giant, Damini Ogulu also known as Burna Boy has made it to New York Times ‘The 54 Best Songs of 2019’ for his song ‘Anybody.
2019 has been quite a great year for Burna Boy, around November, it was announced that his African Giant album received a Grammy Awards nomination
The song has been listed as number three on a list of 54 top songs.
Topping the chart in first and second place are Lizzo for the song ‘Cuz I Love You’ and FKA twigs for ‘Cellophane’
Other artistes on the list include: Tame Impala for ‘It Might Be Time,’ Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, ‘Bright Horses,’ Angel Olsen, ‘Lark,’ Joe Henry for ‘The Fact of Love’ among others.
This is what a US- Based newspaper had to say about Burna Boy: “The calm, husky tone and understated beats of Burna Boy, from Nigeria, belie a determination to unite Africa and its diaspora. This track from his 2019 album, ‘African Giant,’ is both insinuating and ambitious.”