Last Updated on September 2, 2020
Joseph Akinwale Akinfenwa-Donus popularly known and regarded by his stage name, Joeboy, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter.
Joeboy came all the way from a middle-class Christian family in Lagos to grow and become one of the most talented young artists in the Nigerian music industry.
There are quite a lot of things you don’t or might not know about Joeboy such as Joeboy net worth, biography, career, and awards but guess what? I will be bringing to you all these right in this post.
Keep reading while I reveal to you, all you need to know.
|Real Name||Joseph Akinwale Akinfenwa-Donus|
|Date Of Birth||May 21 1997|
|Parent||Mr. and Mrs. Akinfewa-Donus|
|Spouse||Not Yet Married|
Joseph Akinwale Akinfenwa-Donus popularly known and regarded by his stage name, Joeboy, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter who was born on the 21st day of May 1997.
The young music artiste was born in Lagos into the family of Akinfenwa-Donus emerging as the second son of the family. Joeboy’s father was a keyboardist in the church he attended while his elder brother as well, was a member of the choir team.
Joeboy grew up and spent his youthful life in Lagos, where he also had his primary and secondary education before attending the University of Lagos (UNILAG) where had gotten a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resource.
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Joeboy during his days as a teenager had always hung out in the studio with Legends in the Nigerians music industry; the likes of 9ice and ID Cabasa, and they were said by Joeboy to have inspired him into his music career.
Joeboy started singing at the age of 16 and he released his first debut studio track a year after, at the age of 17 which was titled “Gbeseyin”.
Not so long later, Joeboy took to his Instagram page to upload the cover of Ed Sheeran’s Shape of you which made him get recognized by a lot of people on Instagram including the popular Afro singer, Mr. Eazi.
At that point in time Mr. Eazi saw the cover made by Joeboy, he admired the young singer’s talent and decided to sign him to his record label, Banku Music.
Joeboy since then have been doing quite a lot of great music and in 2019, he released his hit song “Baby” which went so viral within and outside the country.
On November 8, 2019, he released his second debut studio album which was titled “Love and light” and contained 5 tracks which are; baby, beginning, don’t call me back, all for you, and blessings.
So far in 2020, Joeboy was featured in a song made by DJ Neptune titled Nobody and he sang alongside his boss, Mr. Eazi.
Joeboy Family Life
As of 2020, Joeboy is not yet married nor engaged so there are no records available in relations to Joeboy family or marriage life.
Joeboy has won 2 recognized awards so far in the Nigerians and Africans music industry and they are as follows;
- 2020 Soundcity MVP Awards for Best Pop Singer
- 2019 All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) for Best African Pop Singer
Joeboy Net Worth
As of 2020, Joeboy’s net worth is estimated to be $120,000 which is converted to be 44 million naira in the Nigerians’ currency and all these he made from singing, performance at live shows, and the ambassadorial deals he got.
Joeboy Best Quotes
“I hope to be free like an eagle spreading its wings across the earth, bearing forth ideas capable of transforming my world only if my flaws were imaginations my aspirations turns reality my entangled soul begin to flourish like a vineyard let this poem serve as an antidote capable of healing me from the pain life offered as a diet.”Joeboy
“Keep moving when the future is blur doesn’t stop when your paths are thorns smile when life offers you sour wine stand firm when real-life situation stares at you after all you were the sperm that won the race to mother earth”Joeboy
Joeboy is indeed a talented artiste in the Nigerian music industry and when it comes to singing good music with great tunes, he is indeed a genius at he makes sure every line of his Lyric goes along with the others and assemble them to match perfectly with the beats.
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