Biography of Phyno, Net Worth, Babymama And All Songs
He’s practically a very different type of artiste. Many of his fans are wondering if he even knows how to use social media because of his very low activity on it.
Who is Phyno?
Phyno is a man of few words aside his music lyrics where he can go on and on to say it all. This means that he only does his talking in his songs and that’s all.
Due to his unique style of music, less social media actives and low showoff with ladies, many are beginning to ask questions about the Biography of Phyno, Net Worth, Babymama And All Songs
Here, justnaijabase brings you all you need to know about the Easter indigenous rapper keep reading.
Phyno first hit spotlight to with an indigenous bang, releasing a unique brand of Igbo hip-hop and rap. His songs is always a bang and everyone; both young and old Nigerians, are in total love with his music. Phyno is undoubtedly one of the most influential indigenous rappers in Nigeria.
Biography of Phyno
Azubuike Chibuzo Nelson popularly known as Phyno was born on October 9, 1986. He is an indigen of Anambra State, Nigeria but grew up in Enugu State. He had dreams of becoming a pilot but grew up to study public administration at the Institute of Management and Technology (IMT) in Enugu. Rap is always very Influencial you know and he went ahead to showcase his music skills from his second year at IMT.
Though having other dreams, Phyno music career started as early as when he was in secondary school. He learned how to play drums and piano and also learned to make his own rendition of every recording he heard.
Music Career in full
The energetic rapper began producing his own music in 2003 and started rapping in 2010 after which he moved to Lagos State, Nigeria to continue his musical career. As a producer, he worked with artists such as Timaya, Flavour, Ruggedman, Bracket, J Martins, and Mr. Raw.
In a recent interview, Phyno revealed that Mr. Raw, a top Rapper in the country with his Igbo rap style, is one of the few people he sees as his Idol.
All Songs by Phyno
Fada Fada (Ghetto Gospel) · 2016
Ride for You ft Davido (Album; Deal with It) · 2019
Financial Woman (The Playmaker · 2016)
So Far So good (Essential Afrobeats, Vol. 3 · 2017)
Connect (Connect · 2015)
Onyeoma (Onyeoma · 2018)
Aju (No Guts No Glory · 2014)
Pino Pino (Pino Pino · 2016)
Augment (Augment · 2017)
The Bag (The Bag · 2019, Lyrics Here)
Gods Willing (Deal with It · 2019)
Ojimo (Deal with It · 2019)
Zamo Zamo (Zamo Zamo · 2017)
Alobam (No Guts No Glory · 2014)
Mistakes (The Playmaker · 2016)
O Set (No Guts No Glory · 2014)
Fuwa Sewa (Fuwa Sewa · 2018)
Man Of The Year (No Guts No Glory · 2014)
It took Phyno almost there years to complete his album, “No Guts No Glory” as he began recording the debut studio album in 2012 but released it in 2014. The album which was a hit featured Singers like Stormrex, Omawumi, Olamide, Efa, P-Square, Timaya, Flavour N’abania, Mr. Raw, M.I, Ice Prince and Runtown. Hit songs like; “Ghost Mode”, “Man of the Year”, “Parcel” and “O Set”, his debut album was well simply awesome in the end.
Phyno’s collaborative album with Lagos rapper Olamide, titled ‘2 Kings,’ was released on 1 April 2015. The preparation for the album were first announced in January 2014 by both rappers on social media.
Although we await more album from Phyno, he has since continued to drop back to back hit songs including; ‘Connect’, ‘Nnunu’, ‘Ezege’ and most recently ‘Fada Fada’ a song that thrills on how far come.
Most people believe that Phyno might be a gay or is not into ladies at all. This is because he isn’t always seen chilling with women even in his music videos. Currently the rapper has no know Babymama, something that isn’t common among male celebrities of his caliber.
Also, there are claims that the key catalyst to his fame was Olamide. Some people claim that he became famous after his back to back collaboration with the western Rapper. In fact, many believe that Phyno will not be an A list artiste today if not for the impact of Olamide in his music career.
What is Phyno Net Worth?
Phyno is one of the Nigerian celebrities with the most endorsement deals. He makes money from his music and from his multiple investments.
According to a reliable source, Phyno’s net worth is estimated at over 4 million dollars. In the course of his rap career, Phyno has also signed many deals with multi million companies including sports betting company Nairabet. He is a brand ambassador for Airtel Telecommunications and Tom Tom.
The rap icon also has a lot of enviable accolades to his name. Phyno’s craft has earned him quite a number of awards as well as nominations on various entertainment award platforms.
Awards nominations and Achievements
– In August 2014, Phyno was made an ambassador of Guinness Nigeria’s Made of Black campaign alongside co-stars Olamide and Eva Alordiah.
– City People Entertainment Awards where he won the 2014 award for best rap artiste of the year
– Nigeria Entertainment Awards where his song with Olamide (Ghost Mode) won the best collabo award in 2013
– The Headies where he won in 2013 and 2014 for Best Rap Single Man of the Year and Parcel respectively.
Does Phyno have a girlfriend?
The rapper has been a victim of various rumors regarding his love and relationships life. However, the rap star has kept everything about his personal very private.
Back In 2014, news broke that that Phyno impregnated a lady named Rita Edmond. But the singer immediately came out came out to debunk the rumors, insisting there’s nothing as such.
Though he keeps his personal life private, it is a known fact that he is not married to anyone at the moment. However, we have no verifiable information about his girlfriend yet.
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Updated On January 4, 2021