“City Boys” is the tenth track from Nigerian singer and songwriter Burna Boy and his seventh album “I Told Them…”, which was released on the 24th August 2023 through Spaceship, Bad Habit and Atlantic Records.
The song features a snippet of J Hus, a British rapper talking about his looks and his success with woman at the beginning and end of the song. Throughout the song, Burna Boy explores the depths and reach of his wealth, his success with women and his relationship with marijuana. The song also samples the 2009 hit “Birthday Sex” from Jeremiah.
The music video was released via Burna Boy’s YouTube channel on the 22nd September 2023. In one month, the video had almost 17 million views.
Read the lyrics to “City Boys” here.
*All information accurate at the time of publishing (23rd October 2023).