Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu or Burna Boy, the biggest musical sensation of Nigeria, has teamed up with Byron Messiah, the up-and-coming sensation of the Caribbean, St Kitts and Nevis. The latter rose to fame with his single, Taliban, published in February-March 2023. Talibans was one of the most watched music videos coming from Messiah. Experts have suggested that one contributing factor to the song’s success was its afrobeat riddim.
Burna Boy, known for his talent not only in Nigeria but across the globe, partnered with the Kittitian Musician after the resounding success of the initial song. Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu, aka Burna Boy, was excited to participate in the “vibe-laden” single Talibans II. His presence and contribution to the music will prove significant.
Notably, while Byron Messiah is becoming a known face in the households of St Kitts – Nevis and the rest of the Caribbean, Burna Boy already has a Grammy to his credit. Notably, including the Nigerian musician and Grammy Award Winning artist will give the song more exposure and inclusion.
Talibans, published in early 2023, has clocked over 36 Million views on Youtube. The craze for the song seems to have no end in sight. This is because many of the audience return to the music several times to listen to the song. Meanwhile, the song’s comment section is full of praise and applause.
Similarly, the comment section of Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu or Burna Boy’s Instagram post is also full of comments from fans. The two artists’ fans have rejoiced in the two artists’ partnership. The success of this partnership is apparent in the fact that less than 12 hours from releasing the song, Talibans II is close to clocking its first million.
The two artists were prominent guests in the 2023 St Kitts Music Festival edition. The audiences enjoyed the performances of the two artists who were an important part of the success of the song.