Burna Boy: Lil Durk Recruits Afrobeats Star And J Cole For All My Life Remix

BY JO Mensah October 14, 2023 12:44 AM EDT
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Burna Boy is set to feature on Lil Durk's new song Photo source: Instagram/@burnaboy, @lildurk

American rapper Lil Durk has finally released the remix of his global hit All My Life. The remix features two incredible talents – Nigerian star Burna Boy and American rapper J Cole. The track’s release has left fans ecstatic after listening to the musical masterpiece.

In this rendition, Lil Durk delves into his personal journey. He recounted the challenges he faced while growing up and his rise to the pinnacle of the music industry. With the skilful contributions of Burna Boy and J Cole, the trio painted a narrative of struggle and resilience in the face of life’s tribulations.

Lil Durk’s song with Burna Boy excites peeps

The announcement of this much-anticipated release shook up the music world as fans rushed to stream the music. Lil Durk took to his Instagram page to share the thrilling news with his fans, igniting a buzz of excitement among his dedicated followers. Burna Boy was equally thrilled, using his own social media platform to share the release with his fans, setting the stage for an unprecedented collaboration.

The comment sections of these posts quickly became a hub of joy, with fans from all corners of the globe expressing their happiness after hearing their favourite stars unite in a single song. The trio’s collaboration has been a long-awaited dream for many fans who appreciate their distinctive styles and lyrical prowess.

Lil Durk’s unapologetic lyrics have resonated with audiences worldwide, serving as a testament to his authentic storytelling. Burna Boy, with his fusion of afrobeat and hip-hop style, has also made a global impact, championing African music and culture. J Cole, on the other hand, has consistently impressed with his thought-provoking verses and introspective storytelling

Late Indian rapper Sidhu Moose Wala also inspired Burna

Meanwhile, Burna Boy named late Indian rapper Sidhu Moose Wala, who was assassinated in 2022 at the age of 29,  as one of his creative inspirations whenever he felt exhausted, music-wise.

In an interview with BBC Radio’s 1XTRA, the 32-year-old revealed he got attracted to Moose Wala’s songs through the fans of the late rapper. After getting to know Wala, Burna was motivated to explore his own sound and push the boundaries of his craft.