Burna Boy bags a BET award
Nigerian Singer-songwriter Burna boy yesterday won the Best International Act award at the prestigious 2019 BET Awards in Los Angeles.
Burna Boy was nominated together with fellow Nigerian artist, Mr Eazi, AKA from South Africa, Dave from the United Kingdom, Aya Nakamura from France, Giggs from the United Kingdom as well as Dosseh from France.
Bose Ogulu his mother and manager accepted the award and she delivered a compelling message on his behalf.
” Thank you very much BET and thank you Africa because that is the constituency for which we got noticed from in the first place.
” And the message from Burna I believe would be that every black person must remember that they were Africans before they became anything”. she said.
The BET Awards gives recognition to African Americans and other American minorities in music, acting, sports and other fields of entertainment.