The Afrobeat star Burna Boy is a heartthrob of millions. Thanks to his attractive looks and cool personality. His real name is Damini Ogulu and he is a Nigerian songwriter and Nigerian reggae-dancehall singer. Keep reading to find out his incredible net worth.
He was born on July 2, 1991. His parents are Mr. and Mrs. Ogulu. Bruna boy has a twin brother, that too in the music industry. His name is Jesse Fondly and his nickname on social media is @Iceddreama.
They grew up in River state of Nigeria but then moved to Lagos State. He attended Montessori and secondary school in Lagos. Burna boy, after making a name in music industry as a singer, has plans to launch his own company. He started his career in 2010 and to date he has released his two albums and is working on the third.
Major Singles and Videography
His single “Check & Balance” was released in 2014, in the same year his single “Don Gorgon” was also released. Major singles from his 2013 album L.I.F.E: Leaving an Impact for Eternity are: “Run My Race”, “Yawa Dey”, “Celebrate”, “Won Da Mo” in which he collaborated with D’banj.
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His 2012 single “Tonight” was a great hit. His single Like to Party has a video which was released in September 5th, 2012. This video was shot by Square ball Media services.
He has done collaborations with various artist from music industry like: AKA, Da L.E.S, 2face, Leriq, Timaya, Idibia, Reminisce Wizkid, Nyanda, Iyanya, Sarkodie, D’banj, Davido, Heavy K, Lynxxx, Phyno, Drake, Lily Allen, Rita Ora, JHus.
Awards and Nominations
Burna Boy has won a few awards and go nominated for many awards throughout his career. In the year 2013, he won the award for Best New Act of the Year at the ceremony of Nigeria Entertainment Awards. He was nominated for the Next Rated at The Headies 2013.
He won the award for Best Pop at the South Music Awards for his song “Like to Party”. In 2014, he won the award for Best New Act at the MTV Africa Music Awards ceremony.
At The Headies 2014, he was nominated for Best R&B Single for his hit single Don Gordon, he got nominated for three awards for the Album L.I.F.E – Leaving an Impact for Eternity: Best R&B/Pop Album, Hip Hop World Revelation of the Year, Album of the Year.
In the year 2015, at the Nigeria Entertainment Awards, he won the award for Best Album of the Year for his album L.I.F.E – Leaving an Impact for Eternity. He also got nominated for Best Pop Artist of the Year, which was won by Davido.
In 2019 , he won 2 awards at Future Awards Africa Nigeria Ceremony.
Net Worth of Burna Boy
Burna Boy has a net worth of 4 million US Dollars. He is a guy of class and style. He has taste in cars and has many cars to his fleet.
He has got exotic cars like SUVs, Mercedes Benz G-Class of about 25 million naira, Range Rover Sport Utility Vehicle of worth 18 million Naira and Lexus Saloon 2015 model.