African Giant, Burna Boy has been announced as the winner of the Best Africa Act award at the 2019 MTV EMA’s.
Burna who was nominated alongside fellow Nigerian, Teni the Entertainer, South Africa’s Prince Kaybee and Nasty C, Harmonize from Tanzania and Togo’s duo TooFan, took home the prestigious award at a star-studded event held in Seville, Spain on Sunday, November 3rd, 2019.
With his 2019 MTV EMA win, Burna Boy joins an exclusive list of Nigerian superstar artists who have won the much-coveted international honor. Past Nigerian winners of the MTV EMA Best Africa Act award include 2Baba Idibia, D’Banj, Tiwa Savage and Davido.
Burna Boy also just recently, on Sunday night became the first African Artist to sellout the Wembly SSE Arena in London UK.