Burna Boy ‘Last Last‘ is Complex fifth best song of the year 2022. The complex is a leading source for new music and their 2022 compilation of the fifty best songs has seen Burna Boy’s ‘Last Last’ claimed the fifth spot.
Burna Boy, one of the leaders in Afrobeats global charge made a monster hit in Last Last.
Last Last, arguably the most successful and popular song off Burna’s Love, Damini album secured the number 2 spot in Complex compilation. The song has seen unprecedented success. From debuting at number 86 on Billboard Hot 100, going to the top of Nigeria’s and UK’s Apple Music charts respectively.
In an article, Complex described Last Last as the perfect fusion of Afrobeats and American R&B. Burna Boy’s Last Last samples Toni Braxton’s hit song ‘He Wasn’t Man Enough‘. The African Giant brought his unique style into the song to truly make it his own. Burna Boy, a rather charismatic character has always possessed the ability to make listeners dance through his music. And as calm as Last Last is, the self-acclaimed Odogwu—a big man in indigenous Igbo tribe in Nigeria, still managed to make people shake their bodies to this song.
Talking to Kick Game UK, Burna Boy cleared the air on Toni Braxton getting sixty percent (60%) of royalties from Last Last. Burna denied Toni Braxton getting that much from the samples. He says the 60% is not from the entire income the song generates, but 60% of a little fragments.
Furthermore, Burna claimed to have earned more money from Last Last than he has from any other song in his career.
Burna Boy’s “Lagos Loves Damini” 2023 Opener
Burna Boy is set to open the year with a January 1st, 2023 show at the Eko Energy City. The show themed ‘Lagos Loves Damini‘ is the second time it would be happening. Happy fans should be gearing up to see Burna on New Year.