Burna Boy to Preform at The 2023 UEFA Champions League Final
Burna Boy, a Grammy Award-winning Nigerian artist, is set to co-headline and perform at the 2023 UEFA Champions League. Pepsi MAX sponsors the event, encouraging fans to submit their best ball or dance skills under the hashtag #PepsiKickOffShow.
Burna Boy gained international recognition following his sixth studio album, “African Giant,” in 2019. This platinum-selling album made him a champion in the music industry, and he won a Grammy Award for Best World Music Album in 2020. He is known for his uplifting energy and powerful performances that captivate fans worldwide. He has been praised for his unique style of music, which blends elements of Afrobeat, dancehall, hip-hop, and R&B.
The UEFA Champions League has the year’s biggest matches in all sports; as part of their global marketing efforts, Pepsi Max has chosen one of the rising stars in music today, and he’s sure to make this June date a memorable night for all football fans.
Burna Boy will perform his NME-approved Afrobeats chart-toppers at the Pepsi Kickoff Show, giving fans an incredible show to kick off the night. His ball dance skills and showmanship will also be on full display as he shows fans the best of what UK Afrobeats offers. Pepsi Max’s senior director commented on their choice for this year’s show: “Burna Boy brings an unrivaled energy and enthusiasm that resonates with fans worldwide” – and we couldn’t agree more!