Burna Boy has been making the most impressive moves in Africa and the world with his music, so the current announcement involving him comes with no surprise.
An initiative to support artists globally and push the culture, "Up Next" is Apple Music's monthly artist program geared towards identifying, showcasing, elevating rising star talent. Each month, Apple Music's editorial team selects an artist to promote, utilizing the full force of the platform to raise awareness of the artist to its growing global audience of music fans. The program includes an Apple Music short film, an interview, and a late night TV appearance on Jimmy Kemel LIVE, and a lot more. Taking the spotlight right now is Burna Boy as they've just announced him to be up next, that's major key. Watch his interview with Julie Adenuga of Beats 1 below:
As the African Giant joins Apple Music's program, we get a snippet of his short film which is set to come out on the 16th of July, but because you're VIP in these streets, here's a starter as you prepare for the main course. Watch the snippet of Burna Boy on Apple Music Up Next below: