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Burna Boy Ties Davido’s Record On US Apple Music With ‘I Told Them’ Album

Burna Boy, one of the most prominent Nigerian music stars, has achieved a remarkable feat by matching the record set by his colleague Davido on the US Apple Music chart with his latest album, ‘I Told Them’. Burna Boy, who won the prestigious 2020 Grammy Award for Best Global Music Album, released his seventh album ‘I Told Them’ on Friday, 25th August 2023. The album features a diverse range of artists, including J. Cole, Dave, and Seyi Vibez, and has been received positively by critics and fans alike. With this album, Burna Boy has cemented his reputation as a leading figure in the global music scene, showcasing his unique blend of African rhythms, reggae, hip-hop, and pop.

Burna Boy Ties Davido’s Record On Us Apple Music With ‘I Told Them’ Album, Yours Truly, News, April 22, 2024

‘I Told Them’ by Burna Boy has recently achieved a remarkable feat by climbing up to the second spot on the Apple Music Top Albums chart in the United States. This achievement places it in a shared record with ‘Timeless’, the two highest-peaking African albums on the chart. The success of ‘I Told Them’ is a testament to the artist’s talent and the growing popularity of African music in the United States.

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In early 2023, the Nigerian music industry witnessed a significant milestone as Davido, another renowned music superstar, broke a record with his fourth album, ‘ Timeless’. This album made history by becoming the first-ever African album to reach the second spot on the US Apple Music Top Albums chart. Following Davido’s footsteps, Burna Boy, another talented Nigerian artist, has also achieved this feat with his album ‘I Told Them’. This is a remarkable achievement for both artists and a testament to the growing influence of African music on the global stage.

Burna Boy Ties Davido’s Record On Us Apple Music With ‘I Told Them’ Album, Yours Truly, News, April 22, 2024

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