Burna Boy Releases 7th Studio Album “I Told Them…”

Featuring Star Collaborations and Deep Insights into His Journey

Burna Boy, the renowned Afrobeats artist, has unveiled his latest masterpiece, “I Told Them.” This album marks his seventh studio production and has been eagerly anticipated by fans and critics alike. Released in August 2023, the album has already garnered significant attention for its rich blend of musical influences and Burna Boy’s signature storytelling style.

The album spans approximately 40 minutes and boasts 15 tracks, each offering a unique glimpse into the artist’s musical evolution. Notably, “I Told Them” features a star-studded lineup of guest appearances, including collaborations with GZA, RZA, 21 Savage, Dave, Seyi Vibez, J. Cole, and Byron Messia.Burna Boy Releases 7Th Studio Album &Quot;I Told Them...&Quot;, Yours Truly, News, April 24, 2024

Burna Boy’s latest work is described as a reflection of his musical journey. In a recent interview with Apple Music, the artist shared insights into the album’s creation. He emphasized the importance of expressing genuine feelings and experiences, stating that the album offers a side of him that the public rarely sees. He further elaborated on the album’s essence, highlighting its blend of musical influences and the distinct brand of storytelling that elevates the entire project.

One of the standout tracks, “Sittin on Top of the World,” features 21 Savage and showcases Burna Boy’s ability to merge different musical styles seamlessly. Another highlight is “Jewels,” which features RZA, offering listeners a fusion of Afrobeats and hip-hop.


1 Big 7 2:29
2 Sittin’ On Top Of The World (feat. 21 Savage) 3:19
3 I Told Them (feat. GZA) 3:09
4 Normal 2:04
5 On Form 3:43
6 Sittin’ On Top Of The World (feat. 21 Savage) 3:08
7 Tested, Approved & Trusted 3:40
8 Cheat On Me (feat. Dave) 3:42
9 Virgil 1:19
10 Big 7 2:23
11 Dey Play 2:33
12 City Boys 2:33
13 Giza (feat. Seyi Vibez) 2:59
14 12 Jewels (feat. RZA) 0:27
15 If I’m Lying 3:17
16 Thanks (feat. J. Cole) 3:36
17 Talibans II 2:56

In addition to the music, “I Told Them” is accompanied by a special edition magazine. This collector’s item provides fans with a deeper dive into the album’s creation process. It includes exclusive content such as a conversation between Burna Boy and RZA, articles penned by Burna Boy’s grandfather (who was the former manager of the legendary Fela Kuti), and behind-the-scenes photos from the album’s production.

The album has been met with widespread acclaim, with many praising Burna Boy’s ability to evolve and innovate while staying true to his roots. As the music world continues to buzz about “I Told Them,” it’s clear that Burna Boy’s influence and impact on the global music scene remain unparalleled.


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