Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu Rex also known as Burna Boy and the Africa Giant has yet again won another BET award.
The 29 year old artist won the award for the 2020 Best International Act after he was nominated alongside other artists like Rema, Innoss B, Sho Madjozi from South Africa, Dave, and Stormzy from United Kingdom, and finally S.Pri Noir and Ninho from France.
This his second consecutive BET Best International Act award. In 2019, he was nominated for the Best International Act Category with the likes of Mr Eazi, AKA, Dosseh, Dave Giggs and Aya Nakaruma, and he won it.
The Africa Giant has really lived up to his name by making Nigeria and the whole of Africa Proud. He also believes that to make Black Lives Matter, Africa must matter as he said in his speech while receiving the award.
Also, a lot of Nigerians and African Artists have been gaining recognition worldwide. A lot of collaborations between African and foreign artists have also been on the rise recently. For example, Tiwa Savage, Wizkid, Mr Eazi, Burna Boy, Shatta Wales and some other artists worked together with Beyonce on her latest Album ‘The Lion King’. This really puts Africa out there, African artists are now winning.