It is great to see Afrobeats go from strength to strength, as Burna Boy proved he’s the first artist of this genre to sell out Wembley.
The ‘Ye’ crooner had a great night yesterday November 3, as he became the first Afrobeat artiste to sell out the SSE Arena asides winning the “Best African Act‘ Award at the star-studded 2019 MTV EMA held in Seville, Spain.
The sold out concert which was held at the 12,500-seat SSE Arena also had Davido, Dave, M.anifest,ij Wstrn and Stormzy performing. Below is the full video of Burna Boy receiving a plaque over the sold-out concert and videos from the event.
He is now the first Afrobeat artiste to sell out the 12,500-seat facility which is London’s second largest indoor arena.