Coming from Africa to shut down the famous Apollo Theatre in the United States is a big deal for most musicians, and to be able to do that successfully is even a plus to your career.
Nigerian musician, Burna Boy, known for being among the few who are truly tapping from authentic Afrobeat root made a huge impression and mark at the venue on April 5, 2019, when he and his fans gathered for a night of a classic and energetic performance.
Burna Boy onstage at Apollo Theatre
Burna Boy recently got featured in a documentary by YouTube Music on his musical journey, moving to Nigerian to start the music and his style. He announced the African Giant Tour which will take him to various grounds in the United States including playing another massive show at Coachella on April 14, 2019, a show many Africans and Afrobeat lovers are looking forward to.
For now, check out his massive show at the Apollo Theatre in our gallery below and tell us if Afrobeat has come of age.
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