2 July 1991|
|Origin||Ahoada, Rivers State, Nigeria|
Burna Boy was born on 2 July 1991 to Mr. and Mrs. Ogulu. He is Ijaw by tribe. He grew up in South London, England, and later relocated to Lagos State. He attended Montessori International School, and later attended Corona, Agbara for his secondary school in Lagos. In a 2013 interview with the net, Burna Boy said that he was looking at launching his own company at the start of 2014.
On 31 May 2012, Burna Boy released a single titled "Like To Party" which saw his rise to prominence. On 5 September 2012, the video for "Like to Party" was released. The music video, which was shot by Squareball Media services, ran for 4 minutes and 9 seconds.
|"Check & Balance"|
|2013||"Run My Race"||L.I.F.E: Leaving an Impact for Eternity|
|"Won Da Mo"
|2012||"Like to Party"||L.I.F.E - Leaving an Impact for Eternity|
|2011||"Shobeedo (Freestyle)"||Non album single|
|2013||Nigeria Entertainment Awards||Best New Act of the Year||Himself||Won|||
|The Headies||Next Rated||Nominated|||
|South South Music Awards||Best Pop||"Like to Party"||Won|
|2014||MTV Africa Music Awards||Best New Act||Himself||Won|||
|The Headies||Best R&B Single||Don Gorgon||Nominated|||
|Best R&B/Pop Album||L.I.F.E - Leaving an Impact for Eternity||Nominated|
|Hip Hop World Revelation of the Year||Nominated|
|Album of the Year||Nominated|
|Nigeria Entertainment Awards||Best Album of the Year||L.I.F.E - Leaving an Impact for Eternity||Won||.|
|2015||Best Pop Artist of the Year||Himself||Nominated|||