On February 12, 2020, Nigerian superstar came for Nigerian artists on his Twitter account. Amongst other things, he claimed that Nigerian artists were pretentious.

Asides that, he also claimed he wass the best Nigerian artist since Fela Anikulapo-Kuti. Those tweets have since gone viral and with the virality has come conversation about the rightness or wrongness of Burna Boy.

Here are the best tweets;

Nigerians react to Burna as the best since new Fela

Did any Nigerian artist pave the way for Burna Boy?

Memes, GIFs

Team Bury Burna (TBB FC)

How 'wawu' hot takes

Team play safe

Burna FC


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