Self-christened African Giant, Burna Boy received a platinum plaque for Stormzy’s song ‘Own It’ which he was featured on, hitting over 600,000 unit sales in the UK.
An excited Burna Boy took to his Twitter page to share photos of the plaque.
He also received another plaque from the Official Charts Company for ‘Own It’ getting to No. 1 on the UK Singles Chart.
Burna Boy landed a feature alongside Ed Sheeran on the Stormzy song ‘Own It’. ‘Own It’ was released on 22 November 2019 through #Merky and Atlantic Records as the fourth single from Stormzy’s second studio album, ‘Heavy Is the Head’.
It reached number one on the UK Singles Chart in January 2020, becoming Stormzy’s third UK number one, and second as a lead artist.