On November 3, 2019, Nigerian Afrobeat star, Burna Boy became the first Afrobeat artiste to sell out the SSE Arena after winning the “Best African Act’ Award at the star-studded 2019 MTV EMA held in Seville, Spain.
The sold out concert which was held at the 12,500-seat SSE Arena also had Davido, Dave, M.anifest,ij Wstrn and Stormzy performing.
Below is a photo of Burna Boy receiving a plaque over the sold-out concert and videos from the event…
Burna Boy’s show was ?@wizkidayo, @Santandave1 & @stormzy did guest appearances. It is great to see Afrobeats go from strength to strength. @burnaboy is the first artist of this genre to sell out Wembley. ?????? pic.twitter.com/l31bVRt79H
— Sonia Meggie ✨ (@SoniaMeggie) November 4, 2019
— Juls Baby (@JulsOnIt) November 3, 2019