By Toni Itabiyi
His is one of the most anticpated shows of the year, having had to cancel the 2017 edition abruptly. But 2018 has been much better for Burna Boy ; he’s had remarkable successes with his album OUTSIDE and a sold-out show in London.
The news of his headline concert in Lagos, therefore, got fans excited and they’ve been counting down to the Burna Live Concert.
The concert is undoubtedly one of the most discussed musical occasions of the year – sparking anticipation on a global scale, with thousands constantly bringing up the topic on social media.
In a recent interview, Burna Boy reveals what the world should expect at the concert – assuring millions the concert will deliver feats out of the norm and convention. When asked what his entrance would look like at the concert, the singer simply replied; “We are going to up the ante a few notches from what you are used to. The entrance is important”.
This is particularly a reference to his previous concerts where his entrances were part of the most consequential aspects of the event; with many looking like scenes taken straight from a suspense-fuelled flick.
Fans of the singer have since taken the statement as a gratification to some of their curiosities, with many expressing their enthusiasm and thanking the singer for his decision to raise the bar some notches higher with the upcoming concert.
So far, other speculations linger; like which artists will grace the stage alongside the singer, special segments, appearances, among others – all of which the singer says will be revealed at the concert.
Burna Boy made several headlines in the wake of the announcement of the concert; spurring rapid conversation among his multitude of fans on social media. The singer himself is yet to reveal other details regarding the concert, leaving thousands to wonder what he has up his sleeves for the highly anticipated concert.