The Grammy-winning performer is about to make history once more in the world of sports.
The upcoming UEFA Champions League final in Istanbul will feature a headlining performance by Damini Ogulu, better known as Burna Boy, a heavyweight singer, songwriter, and performer from Nigeria.
On June 10, 2023, the African Giant, who most recently served as the show’s headlining act at the illustrious NBA All-Star Halftime Show in Utah, will once more command attention in the sporting world.
According to an official announcement by UEFA, on Thursday, March 16, 2023, Burna Boy will perform in front of more than 74,000 spectators at the Atatürk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul, Turkey, during the finals of European football’s biggest event.
The Afrobeats superstar confirmed that he would be headlining the event along with other acts in the announcement video posted on Twitter. The post’s heading read:
At the Champions League final in Istanbul, @burnaboy will perform with another incredible headlining act!
The PH-born act will make history as the first-ever Nigerian performer at a UEFA Champions League Final.