Toyota Center | Houston, Texas
Nigeria’s biggest music star, Burna Boy, is coming to North America this summer! The singer-songwriter will embark on a cross-country trek to promote his latest album, Love Damini, due for release in July. On Sunday, 24th July 2022, the Grammy award-winning artist stops by Houston, Texas, for a much-coveted show at the Toyota Center! The show is set to cover Burna Boy’s massive hits, crowd-pleasers, and brand new songs from his latest album. If you’re keen on experiencing a unique, groundbreaking show in the heart of Houston, you must visit the Toyota Center on the 24th of July to see Burna Boy light up the stage! Grab your tickets now!
Burna Boy took America by storm when he appeared at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards. The singer performed his massive hits, “Last, Last” and “Kilometre,” giving the audience and those watching around the world a taste of his brand of Afro-fusion. The award-winning artist, who hails from Port Harcourt, Nigeria, has introduced a world music style that resonated well with the western audience. By mixing Afro-pop with western style R&B and hip-hop, Burna Boy promotes an innovative approach to world music. Burna Boy has won numerous awards in his home country, such as the Nigerian Entertainment Awards and MRV Africa Music Awards. Moreover, he has won several awards from prestigious western organizations, including the Grammy Awards, BET Awards, and MTV Europe Music Awards.
He made his breakthrough into the U.S. mainstream scene with his fourth album, African Giant. The record entered the Billboard 200 chart and peaked at number 104. African Giant also entered the mainstream charts of eight other countries, including the U.K. and Canada. Spawning eight singles, African Giant won Album of the Year at the All Africa Music Awards. In 2020, Burna Boy dropped his fifth album, Twice as Tall. Its lead single, “Wonderful,” debuted at number 16 on the Billboard’s World Digital Song Sales chart, while the album peaked at 54 on the Billboard 200. Moreover, Twice as Tall charted impressively in the U.K., entering five categories. Moreover, Twice as Tall won Burna Boy his first Grammy Award for Best Global Music Album.
Tickets are now up for grabs for Burna Boy’s show on Sunday, 24th July 2022! Grab yours now and experience incredible world music at the Toyota Center!