The Nigerian reggae-dancehall singer and songwriter, Burna Boy, was born in Lagos. He started producing music when he was ten years old. After graduating from college, Burna relocated to London for university. After two years, he dropped out and moved back to Nigeria to pursue his passion. A creative by the name of LeriQ allocated studio space for Burna to record and produce. His father always listened to dancehall and reggae music. This is where his early influence and music style stems from. His grandfather experimented with Afrobeat music and even managed Fela Kuti. LeriQ and Burna produced a track titled “Prefer to Party” which initiated his rise to prominence on a national and International level. HIs debut studio album, L.We.F.E., received rave reviews and featured Wizkid, Timaya,
South Florida’s Very Own, (Melly aka YNW Melly, has come quite a ways from writing rhymes in his notebook and rapping with his friends at a very early age. Since then, the emerging emcee has been praised for his mix of abstract rhyme patterns, distinct dense lyrics and grimey
Hooks. So much so that his talents landed him a spot on 100k Management.
Surviving the danger of these Florida streets better known as the G aka Gifford FL, Young Jamell Demons Aka Ynw Melly Found Himself
Incarcerated for the better part of 6 years in and out, it’s all about positivity for Ynw Melly. Not only dedicated to creating a soundtrack to his life, this up and coming rapper is also a strong advocator of a positive movement he calls “Young Nigga World”, which also doubles as the title track on his debut mi