In 2019, Burna Boy became more popular than ever with his mic exploit. He has been on the music scene for quite sometime before his emergence as an African Giant. No doubt, this has made him one of the most famous artists in African and an increase in his Fortune with his incredible performances.
However, we understand your question now would be What is Burna Boy’s net worth? Because it widely believes fame goes with fortune.
According to Forbes magazine March 2020, the estimated net worth of Burna Boy is $17 million making him one of the richest musicians in Nigeria.
Let see how he manage to archives this feat and also looking out his biography, age, and significant highlights of his career.
Burna Boy’s Biography
Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu is popularly known as Burna Boy. He is a Nigerian Afro-fusion singer and songwriter. The Afro-fusion singer was born on 2 July 1991 in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
He grew up in Southern Nigeria and began making his beats using Fruity Loops. Oluwa Burna gained high school education at Corona Secondary School in Agbara and later moved to London for further studies.
Burna Boy began to attain limelight upon the release of “Like to Party” in 2012 which was a takeoff track from his debut studio album L.I.F.E. (2013) produced by Marleek Berry.
Meanwhile, the Port Harcourt born singer continued his adventure within the industry. At the same time, in 2017, Burna Boy Signed with Bad Habit/Atlantic Records in the United States and Warner Music Group internationally.
2018, Oluwa Burna premiered his third studio album “outside” which marked his major-label debut. Come 2019, he won the Best International Act at the 2019 B.E.T. Awards and announced as Apple Music’s Up, Next artist.
Burna Boy justified Apple’s recognition with his fourth studio album “African Giant” in July 2019.
African Giant immediately became an instant hit and won Album of the Year at the 2019 All Africa Music Awards, and eventually got him nominated for the 62nd Annual Grammy Award for Best World Music Album.
Within this period, his net worth was on the increase and became more famous along the line.
Career Highlights / Top Songs and Album of Burna Boy
- Like to Party (Single, 2012)
- L.I.F.E. (Album, 2013)
- Celebrate (Single, 2013)
- Check and Balance (Single, 2014)
- On a Spaceship (Album, 2015)
- Mandem Anthem (Single, 2016)
- On the Low (Single, 2018)
- African Giant (Album, 2019)
- Odogwu (Single, 2020)
Burna Boy Net Worth 2020 Forbes in Dollar
According to Forbes magazine as of March 2020, Burna Boy’s net worth is estimated to be $17 Million. Burna’s wealth has arrived at from his accrued music distribution sales, Cars, house, and money charge per show performances. Making him one of the richest African musicians.
The net worth is 6.2 Billion in Naira.