"Last Last" is a song by Nigerian singer Burna Boy. It was released through Atlantic Records on 13 May 2022 as the first single from his sixth studio album, Love, Damini. The song samples American singer Toni Braxton's 2000 single "He Wasn't Man Enough", for which its writers LaShawn Daniels, Harvey Mason Jr., and brothers Fred Jerkins III and Darkchild are credited on "Last Last".[1] Burna Boy co-wrote the song with producers Off & Out (brothers Mikael and Samuel Haataja), Chopstix, MdS, and Ruuben. Burna Boy notably performed the song at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards two days after its release.[2]

"Last Last"
Single by Burna Boy
from the album Love, Damini
Released13 May 2022 (2022-05-13)
GenreAfrobeats
Length2:53
LabelAtlantic
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)
  • Off & Out
  • Chopstix
  • MdS
  • Ruuben
Burna Boy singles chronology
"Ginger Me"
(2021)
"Last Last"
(2022)
"For My Hand"
(2022)
Music video
"Last Last" on YouTube

The official music video for "Last Last", directed by Burna Boy himself, was released alongside the song on 13 May 2022.[3]

Charts edit

Weekly charts edit

Weekly chart performance for "Last Last"
Chart (2022) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[4] 79
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia)[5] 49
Canada (Canadian Hot 100)[6] 30
France (SNEP)[7] 23
Global 200 (Billboard)[8] 39
Ireland (IRMA)[9] 27
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[10] 14
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[11] 12
Nigeria (TurnTable Top 100)[12] 2
Portugal (AFP)[13] 142
South Africa (RISA)[14] 1
Sweden (Sverigetopplistan)[15] 21
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[16] 38
UK Singles (OCC)[17] 4
UK Hip Hop/R&B (OCC)[18] 1
US Billboard Hot 100[19] 44
US Afrobeats Songs (Billboard)[20] 1
US Mainstream R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay (Billboard)[21] 1
US Rhythmic (Billboard)[22] 2
US World Digital Song Sales (Billboard)[23] 2

Year-end charts edit

2022 year-end chart performance for "Last Last"
Chart (2022) Position
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia)[24] 155
Canada (Canadian Hot 100)[25] 77
Global 200 (Billboard)[26] 156
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[27] 45
Nigeria (TurnTable)[28] 7
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[29] 85
UK Singles (OCC)[30] 26
US Afrobeats Songs (Billboard)[31] 5
US Rhythmic (Billboard)[32] 37
2023 year-end chart performance for "Last Last"
Chart (2023) Position
Nigeria (TurnTable)[33] 74
UK Singles (OCC)[34] 94
US Afrobeats Songs (Billboard)[35] 5

Certifications edit

Certifications for "Last Last"
Region Certification Certified units/sales
Australia (ARIA)[36] Platinum 70,000
Canada (Music Canada)[37] 2× Platinum 160,000
France (SNEP)[38] Diamond 333,333
New Zealand (RMNZ)[39] Platinum 30,000
Nigeria (TCSN)[40] 3× Platinum 300,000[41]
Switzerland (IFPI Switzerland)[42] Platinum 20,000
United Kingdom (BPI)[43] Platinum 600,000
United States (RIAA)[44] Platinum 1,000,000
Streaming
Sweden (GLF)[45] Platinum 8,000,000

Sales+streaming figures based on certification alone.
Streaming-only figures based on certification alone.

References edit

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