Afrobeats sensation Burna Boy is all set to dazzle fans once again with his highly-anticipated seventh studio album titled ‘I Told Them…’. Following the success of his hit album ‘Love, Damini,’ released last year, Burna Boy’s musical journey has been on an upward trajectory, marked by chart-topping singles and sold-out stadium performances around the world.
The release date for ‘I Told Them…’ has been confirmed for August 24th, 2023, and fans are eagerly awaiting the new project. In preparation for the album launch, Burna Boy has shared an album trailer and the leading single, ‘Big 7,’ which features an impressive collaboration with Wu-Tang Clan’s RZA, Busta Rhymes, Junior Mafia, and actor Shameik Moore in the music video.
“‘Big 7’ is a melodic tribute to embracing new heights in my musical journey,” Burna Boy explained in a statement. “The title represents a symbolic aspiration to reach greater horizons, with the number seven embodying an attainable and harmonious growth.”
While the full tracklist for ‘I Told Them…’ is yet to be unveiled, fans can expect a collection of electrifying tunes that showcase Burna Boy’s signature sound and lyrical prowess. The track ‘Sittin on Top of the World’ is likely to make an appearance on this highly-anticipated album.
As for collaborations, no features have been officially announced yet, but considering Burna Boy’s history of working with diverse artists, it’s expected that he will once again team up with some of the freshest talents in the music industry. His previous album boasted collaborations with renowned artists like Ed Sheeran, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Khalid, J Balvin, and more.
While fans eagerly anticipate the new album’s release, there have been no official tour announcements for ‘I Told Them…’ as of now. Burna Boy recently concluded his ‘Love, Damini’ tour, which included historic milestones such as becoming the first African artist to sell out a stadium in the U.S. with a crowd of over 40,000 fans in New York and headlining at London Stadium in June.
As the world prepares to witness the musical brilliance of Burna Boy once again, ‘I Told Them…’ promises to be an unforgettable addition to his already impressive discography. Fans worldwide can’t wait to experience the unique and captivating sounds of Burna Boy, as he continues to solidify his position as one of the leading voices in the global music scene.