Burna Boy has stated authoritatively that South African rapper, Nasty C is better than almost all mainstream American rappers and has vowed to put any money on his head for a bet.
The Grammy and BET award winner made this bold declaration in an interview after he was asked his opinion on Americans tagging all brands of African music as Afrobeat.
Burna Boy in his reply said Nasty C is a rapper, therefore his music should be classified as ‘Rap’ and not ‘Afrobeat’, and shouldn’t be seen only as an Afrobeat musician, just because he’s from Africa.
He remarked; “Yeah, everything is not Afrobeats. Nasty C is a rapper. And because he’s from Africa now, you’re going to say Afrobeats? Nah, he’s a rapper. Brah, I’ll put my money on Nasty C over almost any American rapper.”
Meanwhile, Burna Boy will be part of an array of stars assembling on one stage at this year’s One Music Fest scheduled for Atlanta, Georgia.
Organizers of the Festival, in a post on Tuesday, June 29, 2021, announced the lineup for the show. Per the information contained in the official post shared on Instagram, Burna Boy will join American superstars like Lil Wayne, H.E.R, Kirk Franklin and TY Dolla $ign.
”We are excited to finally announce this year’s line-up ⠀ ONE Musicfest welcomes @liltunechi @hermusicofficial @arilennox @theisleybrothers @burnaboygram @tydollasign @djdrama @youngdolph @masego @iamluckydaye @kirkfranklin @amerie @officialswv @myfabolouslife @djdrama and TONS more ⠀
Tickets are going fast Limited Advance Ticket Pricing available until 7/13 or until tickets SELL OUT Hit the link above and lock in TODAY ⠀ #onemusicfest #OMF2021 #weoutside ,” the organisers wrote.