Burna Boy announces ‘African Giant’ album and sits down with Julie Adenuga for Apple Music Up Next

Grant Brydon

11 months ago

By Grant Brydon

With Burna Boy preparing to drop his highly-anticipated new album, African Giant, the Nigerian star passed through Beats 1 to speak with Julie Adenuga.

The conversation also follows the announcement that Burna Boy is this month’s Apple Music Up Next artist. The pair discuss ‘ye’ having a top two intro of all time, highlights of 2019 so far, the growth of his sound, his connection with the UK, his expectations for the new album and more.

African Giant is set to drop on July 26th via Atlantic Records, and boasts existing singles ‘Anybody’, ‘On The Low’, ‘Gbona’ and ‘Dangote’.

Press play on the interview above, and check out the album’s artwork below…