Boston graces Burna Boy March 2 as his day


Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu MFR, known on the music scene as Burna Boy, the man widely recognized for popularizing Afrobeats and Afrofusion globally has been honored by  Boston, Massachusetts who have marked March 2 as Burna Boy’s Day.

The strong figure of voice present in the artist is for all to see and witness, the Grammy winner rose to fame with songs like ”Like Party Hard” etc.

Boston City Council stated on February 29 March 2 has been declared a Burna Boy Day, it is meant to celebrate his contribution and achievement to cultural Diversity which Boston embraces dearly.

The statement, signed by Councillor Ruthzee Louijeune, praised Burna Boy’s legacy as a source of inspiration and empowerment for marginalized voices.

The statement said Boston was committed to recognizing and celebrating its multicultural landscape through various events, festivals, and community initiatives.

“Boston’s commitment to recognizing and celebrating culture and diversity is evident in the range of cultural events, festivals, and community initiatives that showcase the city’s multicultural landscape; and Burna Boy’s legacy serves as a reminder of possibility, reminding us to continue amplifying voices that have long been silenced or overlooked; Now, therefore be it.

“That March 2, 2024, is designated Burna Boy Day in the City of Boston.” the statement read.

Read the full statement below