Shaydee

by Soundstroke Babyon September 27, 2019
Shadrach Adeboye Folarin was born on September 21, 1987. He’s professionally referred to as Shaydee. He is a Nigerian singer-songwriter and vocalist. He was born  in the ancient city of Kano, Kano State, Northern Nigeria, he is the second child of four children. He left Kano with his family...

Faze

by Soundstroke Babyon September 27, 2019
Chibuzor Oji, he’s better known by his stage name Faze. He is a Nigerian musician and actor. He was born in 1977 in Festac Town, Lagos. He is the fourth of a large family of nine children. All family members are said to possess good singing vocals perfected by the long time spent singing pr...

Banky W

by Soundstroke Babyon September 19, 2019
Olubankole Wellington was born on 27 March 1981. He’s popularly known by his stage name Banky W and credited in the film as Banky Wellington. He is a Nigerian singer, rapper, actor, and politician. Early Life He was born in the United States to Nigerian parents. His family moved back to Nig...

Humblesmith

by Soundstroke Babyon September 17, 2019
Ekenedilichukwu Ijemba was born on May 14, 1991. He’s better known by his stage name Humblesmith. He is a Nigerian Afropop and a recording artist. He’s originally from Uruala, a town in Ideato North local government area of Imo State, southeastern Nigeria, he was born into a Catholic ...

Praiz

by Soundstroke Babyon September 12, 2019
Praise Ugbede Adejo was born on 8 March 1984. He’s better known as his stage name Praiz. He is a Nigerian R&B songwriter, producer, and singer. Early Life He’s a native of Igala in Kogi State was born in Lagos but later relocated to Kaduna in 1992 after his father was transferred ...

Waje

by Soundstroke Babyon August 29, 2019
Aituaje Iruobe was born on September 1, 1980. She’s known professionally as Waje, is a Nigerian singer whose vocal range covers three octaves. Age: 39 years old Years Active: 2003 – Present     Early Life  She was born in Akure, Ondo State in Nigeria then moved to Benin City...

Odunsi (The Engine)

by Soundstroke Babyon August 27, 2019
Bowofoluwa Oluwafisayo Odunsi was born on 7 June 1996. He’s professionally known as Odunsi (The Engine). He’s an English-born Nigerian singer, songwriter and record producer. He was born and raised in Lagos into the family of Mr & Mrs. Odunsi. Education He attended DanceHall High ...

Bracket

by Soundstroke Babyon August 22, 2019
They are a Nigerian Afropop and R&B music duo composed of Obumneme Ali a.k.a. “Smash” and Nwachukwu Ozioko a.k.a. “Vast”. They started as a three-man music group before a member called Bistop dropped out. The duo are currently signed to Ape Planet and are best known fo...

Joeboy

by Soundstroke Babyon August 19, 2019
Joseph Akinfenwa Donus was born on May 21, 1997. He’s a fast-rising Nigerian singer and songwriter. He’s is a versatile singer with the music genre of Afropop, R&B. He grew up in a musical family; his older brother was in the choir and his dad played the keyboard in church.  ...

Brymo

by Soundstroke Babyon August 8, 2019
  Olawale Oloforo was born on 9 May 1986. He’s better known as Brymo, he’s a Nigerian singer, songwriter, composer, and author. He was born and raised in Okokomaiko, Ojo, Lagos State; his father is an Awori carpenter and his mother is an Egun petty trader; he is the only child of...

P-Square

by Soundstroke Babyon July 30, 2019
P-Square were a Nigerian R&B duo of identical twin brothers Peter Okoye and Paul Okoye.  They produced and released their albums through Square Records. In December 2011, they signed a record deal with Akon’s Konvict Muzik label. In May 2012, they signed a record distribution deal with ...

Korede Bello

by Soundstroke Babyon July 26, 2019
Korede Bello was born 29 February 1996. He’s a Nigeria singer and songwriter. He was born in Lagos State, Nigeria. He comes from a tight-knit family of just three children including himself. That is, he has an older brother and younger sister. Just like him, his sister hopes to make it big ...

Sarz

by Soundstroke Babyon July 22, 2019
Osabuohien Osaretin was born on March 17, 1989. He’s known for his stage name Sarz, is a Nigerian record producer and musician. He was born in Benin City into a family of 3 children.  He attended All Saints Primary School and had his high school education at Goodwill Secondary School. Sarz ...

Iyanya

by Soundstroke Babyon July 22, 2019
Iyanya Onoyom Mbuk was born on 31 October 1986. He’s known mononymously as Iyanya. He is a Nigerian recording artist and performer. He was born on Palm Street in Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria. His mother was a headmistress and his father was a forester. Iyanya has described his mother...

D’banj

by Soundstroke Babyon July 18, 2019
Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo was born on 9 June 1980. He’s known by his stage name D’banj, Kokomaster, Bangalee. He was born in Zaria the part of Nigeria to a military officer who commanded an artillery regiment and a devout church dignitary businesswoman who hailed from Shagamu in Ogun St...

Tiwa Savage

by Soundstroke Babyon July 4, 2019
Tiwatope Savage was born 5 February 1980. Her stage name is known as Tiwa Savage. She is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, and actress. She was born in Ikeja, the capital of Lagos State. This granted her the opportunity to grow in and experience a multi-cultural setting. She relocated with her famil...

2Baba

by Soundstroke Babyon July 1, 2019
Innocent Idibia was born on 18 September 1975 in the city of Jos, Nigeria. However, his actual state of origin is Benue. He is from the Idoma ethnic group precisely. Although born in Jos, 2Baba spent a huge part of his early life in the city of Makurdi, capital of Benue state. Upon the completion...

BOJ

by Soundstroke Babyon July 1, 2019
Mobolaji Bolaji Ojudokan also known by his stage name Boj, is the stage name for Nigerian singer and songwriter. Initially, of the group DRB whose other members he met while in college in Worcestershire, he was the only child for 9 years and spent his early childhood following his mother around a...

Omawumi

by Soundstroke Babyon June 27, 2019
Omawumi Megbele was born 13 April 1982. known by her stage name Omawumi, a Nigerian singer-songwriter and actress of Itsekiri ethnicity. She was given birth by Chief Dr Frank and Mrs Aya Megbele.  She is a brand ambassador for Globacom,  Konga.com, and Malta Guinness. She’s also part of the...

Simi

by Soundstroke Babyon June 20, 2019
Simisola, Bolatito, Adeola, Opeyemi, Oreoluwa, Ogunleye (Simi) was born April 19, 1988. She is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. She was born in Ojuelegba, a suburb of Surulere, Lagos State, Nigeria, and also raised by a single mum, her parents were seperated  when she was 9 years old. The Ondo S...

Nonso Amadi

by Soundstroke Babyon June 6, 2019
He was born on the 1st of September 1995. He comes from one of those large family which is synonymous with the Nigerian way. He is from a family of seven children and happens to be the 3rd oldest member of them. He is a Canada-based Afro-fusion/R&B singer and producer from Nigeria. He grew up...

Runtown

by Soundstroke Babyon May 30, 2019
Best Artist of the year
Douglas Jack Agu was born on August 19, 1989 better known by his stage name Runtown, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and producer. He has a diverse fusion musical style, blending Hip-hop, R&B, reggae and rap. where he finished his primary education.  After the death of his father, he moved t...

Seyi Shay

by SoundStroke Tigeron January 29, 2019
Professionally known by her stage name Seyi Shay. She wrote and produced three songs for the soundtrack to Konami’s video game, Crime Life: Gang Wars (2005).She also wrote “You Will See”, a song that was included on Melanie C’s third studio album, Beautiful Intentions (200...

Wizkid

by SoundStroke_Miceon January 28, 2019
Best Artist of the year
Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun (born 16 July 1990),[4] known professionally as Wizkid, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. He started recording music at age 11 and managed to release a collaborative album with the Glorious Five, a group he and a couple of his church friends formed. In 2009, he signed a...