UEFA have announced that Grammy award-winning star, Burna Boy will co-headline the 2023 UEFA Champions League Final Kick-Off Show be Pepsi, at the Atatürk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul on Saturday 10 June.
This will make Burna Boy the first African artist to perform at the UEFA Champions League Final Kick-off Show.
A video of Burna Boy confirming his participation was posted on the UEFA’s official Twitter page.
“Hello everyone, this is Burna Boy and I’ve got some big news. I will be performing at the UEFA Champions League Kick-off Show by Pepsi. Come on Let’s go,” he said.
Big news! @burnaboy will be performing at the Champions League final in Istanbul alongside another amazing headliner! 🎶 🔥
Search #PepsiKickOffShow to find out more…#UCL x @PepsiGlobal pic.twitter.com/njhtDFOIAd
— UEFA Champions League (@ChampionsLeague) March 16, 2023