Burna Boy Releases Tracklist For His Upcoming Album

Burna Boy has released the tracklist for his forthcoming album, ‘Twice As Tall,’ which is billed to drop on the 14th of August, 2020.

 

The 15 track album features the likes of American hip hop mogul, Diddy, Coldplay’s Chris Martin, Senegalese icon, Youssou N’Dour, Naughty By Nature, Sauti Sol, and UK-Ghanaian rapper Stormzy. According to a New York Times article about Burna Boy, the album is set to be produced by Diddy, Timbaland, Telz, Rexxie, Leriq, and on.

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It was also revealed that most of the album was recorded during the pandemic, and Burna Boy and Diddy collaborated across an eight-hour time difference via frequent Zoom calls and file transfers. Diddy brought in musical contributions including drums from Anderson .Paak on of the songs, “Alarm Clock” and additional production from Timbaland on another “Wetin Dey Sup”.

 

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Diddy also makes his presence audible with voice-over intros on some songs, briefly upstaging Burna Boy. But he said that the music was about 80 percent complete, including all of the songwriting before he was brought in to provide “fresh ears” and his sense of detail. The album he added, is “a modern but pure, unapologetic African body of work.”

Burna Boy shows love to Angelique Kidjo.

Burna Boy shows love to Angelique Kidjo.

African Giant Burna Boy who was recently nominated for a Grammy Award in the Best World Music Album Category has reacted to losing the award to African legend, Angelique Kidjo.

Kidjo won the Best world music album ahead of Burna Boy on Sunday.

Angelique Kidjo, however, hailed Burna Boy after picking up the award.

She dedicated it to him for “the immense work he’s done with to put Africa on the global map.”

Reacting hours later, Burna Boy took to his Twitter page expressing his love and gratitude to Angelique Kidjo and his fans all over the world.

He wrote: “I love you forever Angelique Kidjo ‘Mama Africa’ and every single person that rooted for me, I don’t take any of it lightly!

“The world get ready cause we’re all coming.

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Burna boy’s Gbona has been rocking the airwaves since its release on the 27th of September 2018. The song came as debut on the Chart with about 102,837 votes from all over africa which made it stand on the number 5 spot on the Africa Top 10 countdown. Also, the aggregates from PlayData charts, iTunes and other analytics, Gbona is a success.

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DJ NEPTUNE UNVEILS “GREATNESS” ALBUM COVER / TRACK LIST

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This is the year DJ Neptune commences the push towards “GREATNESS”and he urges everyone to do so, hence the title of his debut album “THE GREATNESS”.

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