Burna Boy’s mother, Bose Ogulu, who also doubles as his manager, has been named an ‘International Power Player’ by Billboard.
Bose who has been actively involved in her son’s career, served as the executive producer for Burna’s Grammy award winning album, Twice as Tall.
Billboard wrote concerning Bose:
“Amid the pandemic, Ogulu co-executive-produced, released and promoted the Twice As Tall album from Nigeria’s breakout global star Burna Boy (aka her son, Damini Ogulu).
“He is signed to Bad Habit/Atlantic in the United States and Warner Music International for territories outside of Africa.
“Twice As Tall won best global music album at this year’s Grammy Awards. Bose has set up a publishing company through Spaceship Collective to enable Africans to own their own catalogs “so that the authenticity of our stories, our glory, our culture is sustained,” she says, “and we are empowered.”
Sharing the good news on Instagram, she wrote:
“Honored to have made it to Billboard’s 2021 international power player list. Looking forward to breaking down more doors.”