Nigerian Afrobeat King, Burna Boy, lost out on the much-coveted Best International Act at the 40th edition of the BRIT awards 2020 to American rapper, Tyler The Creator.
Naija News Understands that the 2020 Brit Awards was held on 18 February 2020 at the O2 Arena in London
However, Burna Boy is no doubt making big waves internationally as he was also nominated for the Best Song category for his feature with Nigerian-British star, Dave, for the song titled location. The award was won by Lewis Capaldi for the track titled Someone You Loved.
Meanwhile, Before the awards show began, Burna made quite an entrance to the red carpet, showing up in an oversized teal green jacket with a big chain and rings—typical Burna-style. The red carpet host for the evening, Munyachawawa, had a chat with Burna Boy, who graciously promoted a number of Nigerian cuisines including our jollof rice and palm wine.
Here is a video of Burna Boy at 2020 Brits Award