Nigerian artist and Grammy award-winning artist Burna Boy has recounted how he was arrested and detained the prisons in the United Kingdom.
Burna Boy has taken to his Twitter to recount certain events of his past life noting did not think he would this long after everything that happened to him in the past.
According to Burna Boy, he is not boarded when people talk about him or post negative things about him. He mentioned that he doesn’t care about being the biggest Nigerian artist. He mentioned that the only thing that makes him happy is taking care of his people.
He wrote in now-deleted tweets;
“I came into the music industry straight from Chelmsford HMP. I had no idea I would even live this long.
“So when people talk about me now, it’s all just funny. Of course, I would perform with my injured leg, or even no legs or arms.
“Nigeria really doesn’t know me. I don’t care to be the biggest Nigerian artist. I’m just happy I can do what I love and take care of my people from it.
“If you knew just half of the shit I used to do for money, risking my freedom daily, you would be way happier for me.”