Oluwatosin Ajibade, popularly known as Mr Eazi, is a Nigerian musician, singer, songwriter, and entrepreneur. He was born on July 19, 1991, in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria, but hails from Lagos, Nigeria, and belongs to the Yoruba tribe. Mr Eazi is a Christian by religion.
Mr Eazi Quick Profile Bio
Full Name: Oluwatosin Oluwole Ajibade
State Of Origin: Ogun State
Place of Birth: Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria
Date of Birth: July 19, 1991
Occupation, Career: Musician, Singer, Songwriter, and Entrepreneur
Relationship, Marital Status: In a relationship with Temi Otedola
Parents Name [Father, Mother]: Eazi’s father, Mr. Oluwole, mother’s unknown
Names Of Siblings: Not publicly known
Education: Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in Ghana
Record Label: Banku Music
Music Genre: Afro-pop, Banku Music
Net Worth: Estimated at $6 million (as of 2023)
Early Life and Education
Mr Eazi studied mechanical engineering at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in Ghana. However, he dropped out of school to pursue his music career. He has not publicly disclosed the names of his parents or siblings.
Music Career Beginnings
Mr Eazi started his music career in 2012 while studying at KNUST. He released his debut mixtape, “About to Blow,” in 2013, which gained him some recognition in the music industry.
Rise to Fame and Record Label
In 2016, Mr Eazi signed a record deal with Wizkid’s Starboy Entertainment, which helped him gain more popularity. He later founded his record label, Banku Music, which has signed several artists. He has released several hit songs, including “Skin Tight,” “Leg Over,” “Pour Me Water,” and “Oh My Gawd,” featuring Nicki Minaj, Major Lazer, and K4mo.
Apart from music, Mr Eazi is also an entrepreneur. He co-founded the emPawa Africa initiative in 2018, which aims to support and promote emerging African artists. The initiative provides funding, mentorship, and resources for artists to develop their music careers.
Personal Life and Relationships
Mr Eazi is currently in a relationship with Temi Otedola, daughter of Nigerian billionaire Femi Otedola. He has not publicly disclosed the names of his parents or siblings.
Awards and Achievements
Mr Eazi has won several awards, including the Headies Award for Best New Act in 2016 and the All Africa Music Awards for Best African Act in 2017.
Musical Style and Genre
Mr Eazi’s music style is a fusion of Afro-pop and Banku Music, a genre he created by blending Ghanaian highlife music with Nigerian rhythms.
Social Media Presence
Mr Eazi is active on social media, with over 10 million followers on Instagram. He uses his platform to promote his music, business ventures, and philanthropic activities.
Net Worth and Financial Success
Mr Eazi has an estimated net worth of $6 million as of 2021, making him one of the richest musicians in Nigeria.