Nigerian music star Burna Boy is this year’s winner of the Best International Act at the BET Awards.
Burna Boy, real name is Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu, was crowned the winner of the award for the third time in a row.
Compatriot Wizkid and Diamond Platnumz of Tanzania were also vying for the prize. Burna Boy was also competing against Youssoupha and Aya Nakamura, both from France, Brazil’s Emicida, and the UK’s Headie One and Young T & Bugsey.
The 29-year-old Nigerian thanked his mother, “the most beautiful woman in the world”, as he picked his award in Los Angeles.