Nigeria’s hit maker and GRAMMY Award-winning and multi-platinum-selling singer, songwriter, and producer, Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulupopularly known as Burna Boy, has been given the nod by UEFA to perform at the Champions League Final Kick-Off Show in Istanbul, Turkey in June.
The African giant is expected to bring his musical talents and signature soulful vibes of afrobeat’s to Istanbul’s Atatürk Olympic Stadium on June 10.
Burna is expected to serenade football loving fans live at the stadium and millions that will stay glued to their TV set minutes before the final is played.
The news was announced on the Twitter page of the UEFA Champions League, accompanied by a video from Burna Boy.
“Hello everyone, this is Burna Boy and I’ve got some big news,” the Grammy Award winner said in the video.
“I’ll be performing at the UEFA Champions League final kick-off show by Pepsi. Come on, let’s go!”