Burna Boy Performs New Single “Last Last” at 2022 Billboard Music Awards
Burna Boy closed the 2022 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas with a first performance on Sunday, May 15.
The Afro-fusion singer was introduced by singer Giveon and kicked off his performance with his new single “Last Last.” Then, with the help of a drumline band, he broke into his hit song Kilometer. The crowd went crazy and couldn’t stay in their place.
Burna Boy’s “Last Last” takes from Toni Braxton’s 2000 R&B hit “He Wasn’t Man Enough.” He recently shared a self-directed music video for the single. The clip was shot at his home, including other handpicked locations. In the song, Burna Boy reflects on his past relationships before concluding that everything will be fine.
Burna Boy made his first debut with ‘Last Last’ at New York’s Madison Square Garden last month (April 28), where he became the first Nigerian artist to headline a concert in the arena . During the show, he revealed that the song will appear on his upcoming album titled, Love, Damini. According to a press release, the new album is “set to be released on its 31st anniversary,” July 2.
During a recent interview with Billboard, Burna Boy mentioned that his album is particularly personal to him. “That’s how I like to sign all my letters, because I didn’t know the right one. [signoff],” he said.
“It’s a little personal [because] it gets in your head on my birthday, when you’re 31 and you don’t have kids, everything is good and bad at the same time. You think and then you light up as much as possible. Then you sleep and wake up and think again. I reflect on everything, what I do and what happens where I come from. Where I’m from is part of where I’m going,” Burna Boy added.
Here’s a video of Burna Boy’s full performance at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards: