Burna Boy, a self-described “African Giant,” has expressed delight about being the co-headliner of the 2023 UEFA Champions League Final Kick-Off event by Pepsi on Saturday, June 10 at the Atatürk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul.
Are you ready for Burna Boy? the megastar asked his followers on his Instagram page. He will be the star of the Istanbul UEFA Champions League final.
The Grammy-winning musician also responded on the UEFA website, writing: “Being a passionate football fan myself, I know it doesn’t get any larger than the UEFA Champions League! I’m thrilled to perform on the Pepsi stage at this year’s championship because of this.
“Music and football are the ultimate combinations, so you already know I’ll be bringing the vibes and making magic in Istanbul. The world isn’t ready for what we have in store,” he added.
Fans will get the once-in-a-lifetime chance to take part in the biggest yearly global athletic event for themselves for the first time. Millions of fans from all over the world tune in to watch the must-see performance just before the biggest club football match of the season begins. The megastar of the international chart-topping songs “Last Last” and “It’s Plenty” will bring his signature soulful Afrobeats vibes to Istanbul’s Atatürk Olympic Stadium.
With the release of his sixth studio album, Love, Damini, and a record-breaking year, Burna Boy will perform on the Pepsi MAX stage alongside another soon-to-be-announced international sensation.