Delve into the world of musical artistry as Burna Boy, the illustrious maestro, unveils his seventh masterpiece, “I Told Them…”. Following the enchanting “Love Damini” of 2022, this opus marks a testament to his ever-evolving creativity. Revealed through a recent conversation with Apple Music’s Zane Lowe, Burna unveils previously concealed facets with profound intention.
The auditory expedition, carefully curated by Burna, holds treasures like the harmonious collaboration “Sittin’ On Top Of The World,” where 21 Savage’s lyrical prowess intertwines. “Big 7” weaves a symphonic proclamation of grandeur, while the melodic tendrils of “Talibans II” reimagine Byron Messia’s “Talibans.” A harmonious dalliance with Dave, titled “Cheat On Me,” enriches the experience, unveiled just hours before.
The collaborative spirit thrives within the core compositions, as J. Cole’s lyrical brilliance graces “Thanks,” a profound ode of gratitude. Wu-Tang legends find their essence in “I Told Them,” resonating with GZA’s mystique, and “Jewels,” echoing RZA’s sonic brilliance.
The auditory treasure of “I Told Them…” is available on various streaming platforms, inviting exploration. The deluxe edition offers a unique magazine, housing a dialogue between RZA and Burna Boy, candid glimpses into the album’s creation, and articles penned by Burna’s grandfather, the former steward of Fela Kuti’s legacy.
Embark on an auditory journey through the chapters:
- I Told Them feat. GZA
- On Form
- Sittin’ On Top Of The World feat. 21 Savage
- Tested, Approved & Trusted
- Cheat On Me feat. Dave
- Big 7
- Dey Play
- City Boys
- Giza feat. Seyi Vibez
- Jewels feat. RZA
- If I’m Lying
- Thanks feat. J. Cole
- Talibans II with Byron Messia
In conclusion, Burna Boy’s “I Told Them…” invites all to a harmonious sojourn of auditory exploration. It’s a testament to lyrical brilliance and musical ingenuity, a symphony waiting to be experienced at your leisure.