2023 BET Awards: Burna Boy becomes first African to win the Best International Act four times


Nigerian superstar Burna Boy has once again emerged victorious, clinching the prestigious Best International Act award at the 2023 BET Awards.

Competing against a talented lineup of artists including Aya Nakamura, Ayra Starr, Central Cee, Ella Mai, K.O, L7nnon, Stormzy, Tiakola, and Uncle Waffles, Burna Boy secured the coveted BET category.

Although he couldn’t attend the show in person, Burna Boy’s absence didn’t hinder his triumph. This marks his fourth consecutive win in the Best International Act category at the BET Awards, having previously claimed the title in 2019, 2020, and 2021.