Burna Boy hit the phase of the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday (May 15) night to finish off the 2022 Billboard Music Awards.
Wearing a gorgeously excoriated dark suit coat and shorts, the Nigerian artist conveyed his new single, the Toni Braxton-testing “Last,” and the name enhanced, laid-back single “Kilometer” from 2021. The Grammy champ unhesitatingly swaggered and moved around the stage, giving a high-energy, cheery completion to the BBMAs.
Two days before his BBMAs execution, Burna Boy plunked down with Billboard’s Heran Mamo during the first-ever Billboard MusicCon in Quite a while Vegas for a board named “The Explosion of Afro-Fusion.” Among different points, he discussed first going gaga for performing while at the same time watching *NSYNC perform with Nelly at the 2002 Grammy Awards. Presently, he’s a visiting juggernaut, turning into the main Nigerian craftsman to title (and sell out) Madison Square Garden in April. “It resembles I’m greater at [performing] than making music. Also, that says a ton since I’m great at making music,”
Burna Boy said in his Billboard main story. “You perceive how with Christ, there’s B.C. furthermore, A.D.? I feel like that is the way things are for me with performing. There will be a ‘Preceding Burna Came’ and ‘After Burna’s Death’ time span in the performing expressions world. That is my heritage.”
Burna’s impending 6th collection, Love, Damini, is set to emerge on July 2 — not unintentionally, that is that very day he turns 31. “I’m considering everything — what I’m doing and what’s going on where I’m from. Where I’m from is a piece of where I’m going,” he told Billboard of the collection.