Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu Rex, known as Burna Boy has become the first ever Nigerian singer to be ranked Number one on United Kingdom Apple Music Top Albums chart.
Burna Boy Twice as Tall Album recorded about five million streams within the first hour of its release, making it become an instant hit.
The Twice as Tall album, which is executive produced by Diddy is already outperforming Burna Boy’s last year’s album, the African Giant.
The album contains 15 tracks, featuring Chris Martin (‘Monsters You Made’), Stormzy (‘Real Life’), Youssou N’Dour (‘Level Up/Twice As Tall’) and Naughty by Nature among many others.
The album also includes contributions from Nigeria’s Spaceship Collective, Mike Dean, Timbaland and others.
The Nigeria singer and his mom were also part of the production with Diddy, especially as the album was recorded in Lagos, because of coronavirus restrict
On social media, fans and followers have been praising him for the album, while it has begun generating massive reviews online.