Click here to read the full article. This piece was created in partnership with Afro Nation. Billboard and Afro Nation recently launched the first-ever official Billboard Afrobeats U.S. Songs Chart, tracking the most popular rising new music in the rapidly growing genre. The 50-position Billboard U.S. Afrobeats Songs chart, which went live last month on Billboard.com, ranks the most popular Afrobeat songs in the country based on a weighted formula incorporating official-only streams on both subscription and ad-supported tiers of leading audio and video music services, plus download sales from top music retailers. Don Jazzy — the Nigerian producer and CEO...
GRAMMY winner Burna Boy is back with his new single ‘Question.’. The flavorsome jam – which follows this Spring’s ‘Kilometre’ – sees the star team up with Afrobeats icon Don Jazzy, who is globally notable for crafting classics for the likes of Tiwa Savage and newcomer Ayra Starr. Together, the...
Burna Boy is the hometown hero in the triumphant video to his new single “Questions” featuring Don Jazzy. Directed by TG Omori, the clip centers the Grammy Award-winning in Lagos, Nigeria where he celebrates perseverance and the culture with locals and children from a village to various vibrant sets. Rachel.
Burna Boy, the Nigerian star whose music doesn’t really fit into any broad category, has been on a big run lately. Last year, Burna Boy released the album Twice As Tall, the latest in a string of ambitious and globally inclined pop records. Earlier this year, he released his single “Kilometre.” In the weeks ahead, Burna Boy will play Governors Ball and headline the Hollywood Bowl. Today, he’s come out with another new track.