Congratulations are in order! Burna Boy won the Best International Act at the BET Awards 2019 last night.
The event was held at the Microsoft theatre in Los Angeles.
Burna Boy’s mother, Bose Ogulu, accepted the award on his behalf and gave a fantastic speech. She started by thanking BET and African and added that:
”… Every black person should please remember that you were Africans before you became anything else.”
Other nominees include: Burna Boy (Nigeria), Mr. Eazi (Nigeria), Dave (U.K.), AKA (South Africa), Aya Nakamura (France), Dosseh(France), Giggs
Burna Boy will be giving us a shut down performance at OneAfricaMusicFest on August 24, 2019