Burna Boy thrills fans with Stormzy, Ed Sheeran collaboration

Published 9:14 AM EST, Fri November 22, 2019
(CNN) —  

Grammy-nominated Burna Boy has collaborated with British rapper Stormzy and English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran on a single titled “Own It.”

The song, released Friday, is part of Stormzy’s album set for release in December.

The song about a promise of love is accompanied by a 4-minute video that has more than 150,000 views on YouTube.

Stormzy is an award-winning rapper famous for his unique genre of rap known as Grime.

Sheeran, whose vocals are heard throughout the song, has won four Grammy Awards and is known for “Shape of You” and “Thinking Out Loud.”

The “Own it” song and video followed the Afrobeats star being nominated for a Grammy Award this week in the Best World Music category.

Fans took to social media to express their thrill about the single.

This is not Burna Boy’s first international collaboration. He has had a stellar year working with artists like Beyonce, Jorja Smith and Lily Allen.