Singer Burna Boy Makes New York Times Best Songs List Of 2019
Top African Giant, Damini Ogulu popularly known as Burna Boy has made it to New York Times ‘The 54 Best Songs of 2019’ for his song ‘Anybody.
Surly 2019 has arguably the best year for Burna Boy, after in November, it was announced that his African Giant album received a Grammy Awards nomination
The song has been named as number three on a list among 54 top songs.
On top of 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.
Describing Burna Boy, A US- Based newspaper had this to say: “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