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Mr Eazi Biography, Career And Net Worth

Mr Eazi Biography, Career And Net Worth

Biography

Oluwatosin Ajibade, better known by his stage name Mr. Eazi, is a gifted artist and businessman from Nigeria. He was born on July 19, 1991.

He is a pioneer of banku music, which he defines as a fusion of Ghanaian highlife and Nigerian chord patterns.

Back in the year 2008, Mr. Eazi relocated from Nigeria to Kumasi, which is situated in Ghana.

When he was still at KNUST, he was in charge of hiring young, brilliant performers for campus parties.

He acknowledged that his love of music began when he recorded a guest verse for the song “My Life,” which was popular at KNUST and earned a lot of great reviews.

Following that, the young Nigerian artist released a debut mixtape in 2013 called About To Blow.

When his well-known song, Skin Tight, was released while he was still being signed by Wizkid under Starboy Entertainment, he attracted his first worldwide audience.

Early Life and Career

Port Harcourt, the largest city in Nigeria and the place where Mr. Eazi was born, is located in the Nigerian state of Rivers.

The talented young Nigerian comes from a family of business owners; his mother ran a modest company, and his father was a pilot before starting his own private consulting business. Before relocating to Accra, Ghana to continue his study at Kwame Nkrumah University Of Science and Technology, Mr. Eazi completed his primary and secondary education in Lagos state, Nigeria (KNUST).

At KNUST, Mr. Eazi began making music. He frequently provided guest vocals, and one of the songs, My Life, became very popular on campus.

At KNUST, Mr. Eazi also launched Swagger Entertainment, a party booking and music promotion business.

Mr. Eazi used the platform Swagger Entertainment to schedule performances by artists, as well as to publicize music events and hot trends taking place on the KNUST campus.

At the age of 23, he returned to Nigeria, where he established an e-commerce website.

Mr. Eazi quit his work as a party and event promoter in 2014 after one of the performers skipped out on what turned out to be a sizable party.

According to Quaye’s statement, Mr. Eazi was not chosen due to his nationality. Quaye also stated that Mr. Eazi was only eligible to contest for the African Artiste of the Year category, but the show organizers didn’t give Mr. Eazi a chance as they felt he wasn’t as big as other nominees in that category. In 2016, GMA snubbed Mr. Eazi during the Ghana Music Awards by not nominating him for the Ghana

When Mr. Eazi said that Ghanaian music had a significant influence on Nigerian music on January 11, 2017, Nigerians responded angrily.

At 12:01 in 2017. Mr. Eazi expressed regret to his countrymen in Nigeria for his remarks.

Wizkid made the announcement that he has signed Mr. Eazi to his record company, Starboy Entertainment, following his performance at the 2016 Ghana Music Awards. Although Mr. Eazi later admitted that the Starboy label was only a commercial arrangement and that he was never formally signed to it.

Artistry

Mr. Eazi is credited with being the creator of Banku Music, a kind of music derived from a fusion of Nigerian and Ghanaian patterns. Mr. Eazi is a musician who can be categorized as belonging to the Afrobeat, Hip-Hop, and Highlife genres.

He is a co-founder of Empawa Africa, a management company that has given other African musicians a platform and houses singers like Joeboy among others.

Personal Life

Currently, in the year 2021, Mr. Eazi is dating Temi Otedola, DJ Cuppy’s older sister and the daughter of multimillionaire Femi Otedola of Nigeria.

Awards

  • 2016 (Year) WatsUp TV Africa Music Video Awards (Event) – Special Recognition Award Music Video Africa (Prize).
  • 2016 (Year) Soundcity MVP Awards (Event) – Best New Artiste (Prize).
  • 2016 (Year) The Headies Awards (Event) – Next Rated (Prize).
  • 2016 (Year) Nigeria Entertainment Awards (Event) – Most Promising Act To Watch (Prize).

Social Media

Over 3.6 million people follow Mr. Eazi on Instagram, making up a sizable portion of his fan base.

  • Instagram Page – @mreazi.
  • Twitter account – Ajibade

Net Worth

Mr. Eazi is a successful musician and entrepreneur who was born in Nigeria. His estimated net worth is $2.5 million.

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