British singer Elton John is considering a musical duo with Burna Boy

Award-winning British singer, Elton John has expressed his desire to collaborate with Grammy award winner, Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu aka Burna Boy.

On a recent episode of “Rock Hour” on Apple Music, Elton John said it would be an honor to create music with the self-proclaimed African Giant.

The 75-year-old songwriter said Burna Boy’s music was “so fantastic” it made him “really happy”.

Read also: Singer Burna Boy reveals why he is not interested in politics

He said, “Well, personally, I’d love to do something in the studio with you. I’m on a world tour right now but when things calm down, if you ever want to do a song with me, I will.

“You’re the only artist I would really like to do something with, because you make me really happy, and your music is so fantastic. It would be an honor for me to do that.”

In his reaction, Burna Boy expressed his excitement about working with the famous singer.

“I’ve been waiting for this for so long,” he added.

Join the conversation

Opinions

Support Ripples Nigeria, Support Solutions Journalism

Balanced and fearless journalism, driven by data, has huge financial costs.

As a media platform, we hold leaders accountable and we will not trade the right to freedom of the press and freedom of expression for a piece of cake.

If you like what we do and are willing to support solutions journalism, please donate to the Nigeria Ripples cause.

Your support would help ensure that citizens and institutions continue to have free access to credible and reliable information for the development of society.

Donate now