Burna Boy, Stefflon Don Waxing Stronger
Ferdinand Ekechukwu writes that Nigerian music star Burna Boy and his British-Jamaican lover Stefflon Don have remained a trending topic with moments and gestures of both singers appearing healthy
Weeks after making their romance public to the delight of their fans, artiste Damini Ogulu aka Burna Boy, and his girlfriend, British-Jamaican rapper Stefflon Don have remained a trending topic. In a recent interview on the ‘Beats1’ show on Hot 97 FM in the United States of America, the Nigerian music star said this about his love interest when asked by the show host to clarify their relationship status. “On a more serious note, that’s my wifey. If you wanted a wifey, she’s like the most perfect person with that perfect description. Unfortunately, she’s mine now…”
The Afro-fusion singer and songwriter had earlier taken to his Instagram stories to call her ‘wifey’ while commending her on becoming the 3rd best-selling female rapper in 2019. Sharing a post of the current selling female rappers with his sweetheart listed among Cardi B and Nicki Minaj, he wrote: ‘Wifey not playing with no one out here. Going #1 This year. Proud AF.’ Stefflon Don (real name Stephanie Victoria Allen) was ranked third with a million records sales.
She appeared behind Nicki Minaj and Cardi B who are in the second and first positions with five and eight million records respectively. Stefflon and Burna confirmed their romance with a steamy kiss in new footage that recently surfaced online. In February, the British-Jamaica singer and songwriter, Stefflon had addressed her relationship status with the Nigerian artiste after a video of them appeared on the internet. “Relax guys he ain’t hit yet, but that’s bae,” she wrote.
The nine seconds video of them getting cozy was posted by the Nigerian dancehall artiste who has become a UK favourite. In the footage, Stefflon who was featured in a remix of Mariah Carey’s ‘A No No’ released March 15, 2019, was seen lying on his body sleeping while he filmed the video. After the video surfaced online, a music critic on Twitter throwback when Stefflon Don revealed she was in love and dating a Nigerian but didn’t mention names then.
Events following their romance have shown healthy moments and gestures of both lovers appearing healthy. There’s been a valentine exchange of gifts which appears Burna’s first experience of such and then the British rapper describing herself as a ‘lover girl’ that soaks in tears when she leaves him after a stay. According to her tweets; “Nothing about him is small…I actually cried when I had to leave him….like who does that?! Me….”