Successful Nigerian singer, Burna Boy dropped his highly anticipated album “Twice As Tall”, Thursday 13th August, 2020.
This a follow up to his critically acclaimed 2019 album “African Giant”.
The Grammy-nominated artist is riding high on the new 15-track album after thrilling fans and winning accolades non-stop in 2019.
“Twice As Tall” features different styles of artists like Coldplay’s Chris Martin and U.K. rapper Stormzy, Senegalese legend, Youssou N’Dour, O.G. trio Naughty By Nature, Kenyan afro-pop band Sauti Sol.
Hip Hop and entertainment maestro, Sean John Combs ‘Diddy’ who serves as executive producer on ‘Twice As Tall” said this about Burna Boy:
“He, as every artist, he wants his music to be heard by the world — He doesn’t care about crossing over. You know, he’s not trying to get hot. He’s not, like, ‘I want to be a big pop star’ — he’s already a star. He wants his music to be heard, his message, his people.”
— Burna Boy (@burnaboy) August 10, 2020
Burna Boy on his Instagram wrote:
“I’m grateful for the unreal talents that came together from ALL over the world to pull this off. Shout out to the OG @diddy for coming on board and sprinkling his own unique spice on this! I hope I’m able to spark something in you when you listen.”
“Twice As Tall” was executive produced by Burna Boy, Diddy and Bose Ogulu – (Burna Boy’s mum).
Listen to the new album here: Burna Boy – “Twice As Tall”