Superstar artist, Burna Boy has been announced as one of the headliners to perform at the 2023 UEFA Champions League final.
UEFA took to its official Twitter handle on Thursday, 16th March 2023 to reveal the news.
In the video posted on Twitter, a delighted Burna Boy revealed that he will be performing at the Champions League final billed for Istanbul Turkey.
Big news! @burnaboy will be performing at the Champions League final in Istanbul alongside another amazing headliner! 🎶 🔥
Search #PepsiKickOffShow to find out more…#UCL x @PepsiGlobal pic.twitter.com/njhtDFOIAd
— UEFA Champions League (@ChampionsLeague) March 16, 2023
This is an amazing feat for Burna Boy as he was one of the headliners to perform at the NBA All-Star game in February. He performed along with fellow Nigerian artists Rema and Tems.
Also Burna Boy will become the first Nigerian artist to perform on the biggest stage of European Club football.
The 2023 Champions League Final will take place on 10th June 2023 in Istanbul Turkey and Afrobeats will share the stage as two of the finest clubs in Europe compete for the biggest price.