Moments after Grammy Award nominee Burna Boy claimed that he paved the way for Afrobeat, Nigerians have come after him on social media, attacking him for making such a claim.
Burna Boy who says he is the giant of Africa, says that his songs and performances at the international level is what has made afrobeat special in the eyes of those out Africa, and claims that after legend Fela, he is next when it comes to Agrobeat.
Part of the reactions coming from Nigerians are as thus;
He’d have gone to Fela’s shrine, woke the Legend and told him to bow his decomposed body before him – Twitter user comes for Burna Boy over paving the way for Afrobests comments.
Another says that most of Burna Boy’s songs are songs he copied from great legend such as Fela, as he made the comparison for all to see; watch below
Like i said most of Burna’s hits are songs he sampled, educate yourself pic.twitter.com/Pl6DMyEXVs
— prettyboy$po (@Kinyels) February 12, 2020