Gabriel S. Halliday otherwise known as Slim Burna is a rapper, vocalist and record maker from Bonny, Rivers state, Nigeria in West Africa. Gabriel was conceived in Essex, UK. He came back to Nigeria with his family when he was only two years of age. He experienced childhood in various regions in Port-Harcourt city, Trans Amadi and Orazi however has been living in D/Line for more than 17years.
Amid his initial a very long time in the music business, Gabriel’s beloved companions gave him the name “Thin Burna” signifying “the thin bone that consumes”. His past discharges incorporate “Whatz ur name”, “Is 4 u”, “I get a kick out of the chance to move it”, “Kpasima” and “Height Madness”.
Slim Burna rose to distinction in 2009 he discharged a redo of “Oyoyo” (a track initially recorded by Jay Martins) which was highlighted in a few mixtapes set up together by Naija DJs Coalition.
The single turned into a moment hit. “Oyoyo” is a youth slang in Nigeria utilized when the kid’s mum has returned home (mummy oyoyo).