Nigerian musical star, Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu popularly called Burna Boy has been reported banned from performing in the United States. T
he report according to leadership said that Burna Boy was banned from performing at any event, venue or any form of recording any where in USA & CANADA by US Supreme Federal Court in New York unless he settles with the New York based promotion company Vibesland Entertainment, LLC founded by Promoter/Producer Niyi Fatogun.
Burna Boy was sued by Vibesland Entertainment, LLC, on allegations that he signed a contract for 2016 USA & Canada Tour, failed to turn up, postponed the tour which put the promoter Vibesland Entertainment, LLC, in serious debt in the United States.
Vibesland Entertainment, LLC, was said to have invested up to $25,000 US Dollars in preparation and facilitating the tour. The issue started after the promoter, Vibesland Entertainment, LLC, obtained USA Work Permit approval visa for Burna , then Burna failed to honour the contractual agreement.
The promoter, engaged the services of professional entertainment lawyer, Takena Barango to represent him on Wednesday May 17th, 2017, at the Supreme Court in New York. The judge ordered a court injunction on Burna Boy outside US Tour, until Burna Boy Ltd settles the promoter for the financial loss Vibesland Entertainment, LLC, suffered due to breach of trust.
Burna’s Managment claims were that the Promoter didn’t pay the deposit as stated in the contract between VIBESLAND ENTERTAINMENT, LLC & BURNA BOY LTD. Promoter who’s the official tour agent for the 2016 Burna Boy USA & CANADA Tour travelled to London, England with a cheque of $75,000.00 to meet Burna Boy’s Managment for deposit of 10 cities.
The promoter said when he got to London, United Kingdom, Burna Boy’s Managment brought up discussion of a third party company (AEG) which wasn’t part of the initial contract signed on June 29th, 2016. VIBESLAND ENTERTAINMENT, LLC believed it was very risky to pay $75,000 dollars deposit to Burna Boy’s Managment that’s already declared they signed a contract with a third party for the same USA tour.