Nigerian Afropop singer Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu, simply known as Burna Boy has incurred the wrath of Nigerians and they are blasting him, even ‘thanking God’ that he didn’t win the 2020 Grammy he was nominated for.
It all started when Burna Boy declared himself as the best Afrobeat artist ever known after legendary Fela. “FACT! I always knew I was and I am THE BEST. Everyone you think is the best KNOWS I’m BEST since Fela Kuti.” He wrote.
When he was told to be appreciative and show some respect to other artists who paved the way for him to enjoy recognition, the African Giant Star added that no one paved the way for him.
Following his comments, many Nigerians who were once rooting for him the win the Grammy, who were disappointed that he lost, began to express excitement that he didn’t win. They felt that his pride would have gotten far unbearable.
Below are the tweets from Burna Boy and those of many Twitter users who came for him.