Burna Boy, the Top Nigerian singer, and songwriter has once again won the ‘BET International Awards 2020’ of the year, as the first Nigerian artistes who have won it back to back after he emerged as the winner of Best International Act for the second time.
Those listed alongside with the popularly singer Burna Boy that he defeats are, Innoss’B (DRC), Sho Madjozi (South Africa), Dave (UK), Stormzy (UK), Ninho (France), and S.Pri Noir (France) to scoop the gong at the first-ever virtual BET Awards which held on Sunday night.
Ever stunning British supermodel, Naomi Campbell presented the Best International Act award to Burna Boy, who gave his acceptance speech virtually due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
In his acceptance speech, the singer said: “I’ll like to use this opportunity to say that sometime around 1835, there was a mission to turn Africa into a dominated nation.”
“Now is the time to overturn that and go back to the royalty that we were, because, in order for black lives to matter, Africa must matter”
— Burna Boy (@burnaboy) June 25, 2020