In a recent on-air interview, Nigerian afrobeat giant, Burna Boy spelled out his plans to raise a child with his girlfriend, rapper Stefflon Don, away from public attention.
In the interview, he explains that the love they have for each other is not a publicity stunt as assumed by some fans.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the ‘Anybody’ singer, expressed the hope to emulate his parents, Samuel and Bose Ogulu, in bringing up his child on a radio show, Beats1, on Hot 97 FM in the U.S. recently.
The singer, who also declared his love for Don, a British rapper and singer, stressed that their affair was not a publicity stunt and that it meant so much to them.
He said, “It’s not the business part of us; it’s our life. I’m trying to make it right because I don’t want to bring a kid into this life for anyone to be disturbing.
“Looking or wondering what’s Steflon Don and Burna Boy’s kid doing. I want to raise a kid the way I was raised,” he said.
The ‘Killin Dem’ singer pointed out that his relationship with Don was deep and that he would not want the details to be in public space.
He said, “It’s lovely (being with Stefflon Don). I don’t know how to explain it. It’s just that I try to now kind of like keep it between us.
“I don’t want to be putting our thing out there in front of everybody anymore. Like you’d be there and you can see it but I don’t want to put it out there for everyone,” he said.