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10.08.2020, Words by Felicity Martin

Stormzy, Timbaland and Diddy have contributed to Burna Boy's 'Twice As Tall' album

The album is being executive-produced by Sean “Diddy” Combs

Burna Boy’s fifth studio album ‘Twice as Tall’ arrives next week, with guest features from Chris Martin, Stormzy, Youssou N’Dour, and Naughty by Nature among others.

The follow-up to ‘African Giant’, which featured at number 18 in our best albums of 2019 list, ‘Twice As Tall’ was executive-produced by Sean “Diddy” Combs, Bosede Ogulu, and Burna Boy himself, and was produced mainly in Lagos during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Production across the album features extensive contributions from Nigeria’s Spaceship Collective, as well as work by Mike Dean, Timbaland, DJDS and others.

The Afrobeats artist released ‘My Oasis’ with Sam Smith last week – take a listen below.

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