Popular Nigerian Artists And Their Real Names - 2019

Popular Nigerian Artists And Their Real Names – 2019



Some of us fans only get to know our favourite Nigerian artists only by their stage name, while some of us wonder what their real names or full names are, others simply don’t bother to know.

No matter which side you are on, it cool to know the real name of your favourite Nigerian artist as it shows you care a little about their person outside their music and celebrity status.



Some of us would easily know the name top acts like Wizkid, Davido, Banky W, etc.

Naija News Update brings to you in one piece Popular Nigerian Artists And Their Real Names.

Don Jazzy – Michael Collins Ajereh


Mr Eazi – Oluwatosin Oluwole Ajibade


Tiwa savage – Tiwatope Savage-Balogun


D’prince – Charles Enebeli Ajaereh


Dr sid – Sidney Onoriode Esiri


Naeto C – Naetochukwu Chikwe


Ikechukwu – Ikechukwu Onanaku


Korede Bello – Korede Bello


Reekado Banks – Ayoleyi Hanniel Solomon


Di’Ja – Hadiza ‘DiJa’ Blell


D’banj – Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo


Skales – Raoul John Njen-Njeng


Wizkid – Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun


L.A.X – Damilola Afolabi


Banky W – Bankole Wellington


Niyola – Eniola Akinbo


Shaydee – Shadrach Adeboye


M.I – Jude Abaga


Jesse Jagz – Jesse Garba Abaga


Ice Prince – Panshak Zamani


Ruby Gyang- Ngohide RubyAnn Gyang


Patoranking – Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie


Olamide – Olamide Adedeji


Lil Kesh – Ololade Keshinro


Kay switch – Kehinde Oladotun Oyebanjo


Ink Brian – Toritseju Edwards


Chinko – Ekun Oladipo olamide


Wande Coal – Oluwatobi Wande Ojosipe


Adekunle Gold – Adekunle Kosoko


Iyanya Iyanya – Onoyom Mbuk


Selebobo – Oku Udoka Chigozie


B-Red: Adebayo Adeleke


Sina: Rambo Adeshina Adeleke


Danagog: Daniel Damilola Agunbiade


Endia Ujah – Lawrence Ujah


Orezi – Esegine Orezi Allen


Olu Maintain – Olumide Edwards Adegbolu


Asa- Bukola Elemide


Ruggedman – Michael Stephens


Brymo – Olawale Ashimi


Mc Galaxy – Innocent Udeme Udofot


Blackface – Ahmedu Augustine Obiabo


Ty Bello – Toyin Sokefun-Bello


Darey – Dare Art Alade


Duncan Mighty – Duncan Wene Okechukwu


Frank Edwards – Frank Ugochukwu Edwards


Faze – Chibuzor Oji Flavour Chinedu Okoli


Emmy Gee – Emmanuel Nwankwo


Femi Kuti – Olufemi Anikulapo Kuti


Seun Kuti – Oluseun Anikulapo Kuti


Lagbaja – Bisade Ologunde


May7ven – Yemisi May Odegbami


Mo’Cheddah – Modupe-Oreoluwa Oyeyemi Ola


Mode 9 – Babatunde Olusegun Adewale


Muma Gee – Gift Iyumame Eke


Tekno – Augustin Miles


Emma Nyra – Emma Chukwugoziam Obi


Seyi Shay – Deborah Oluwaseyi Joshua


Yemi Alade – Yemi Eberechi Alade


JJC – Abdul Rasheed Bello


Victoria Kimani – Victoria Kimani


Sean Tizzle – Morihanfen Oluwaseun Oluwabamidele


Mr P – Peter Okoye

Rudeboy – Paul Okoye


Kcee – Kingsley Chinweike Okonkwo


Harrysong – Harrison Tare Okiri


Phyno – Azubuike Chibuzo Nelson


Timaya – Enetimi Alfred Odom


YQ – Yakub Jubril


Jaywon – Iledare Juwonlo


Essence – Okoro Uwale


KSB – Kehinde Saint Brown


Capital – FEMI Femi Adeyinka


Falz – Folarin Falana


Praiz – Praise Ugbede Adejo


Simi – Simisola Ogunleye


Sound sultan – Olanrewaju Fasasi


Samklef – Samuel Ogwuachuba


Lynxx – Chukie Edozien


W4 – Adewale Adepoju


Kel – Kelechi Ohia


Gt The Guitarman – Olugbemiro Tokunbo Olaolu Akigbogun


Bigiano – Babalola Oluwagbemiga Gabriel


Baba Dee – Dare Fasasi


Runtown Douglas Jack Agu


Burna Boy- Damini Ogulu


Waje – Aituaje Iruobe


Cynthia Morgan – Cynthia Ikponmwenosa Morgan


Kiss Daniel – Oluwatobiloba Daniel Anidugbe


9ice – Alexander Abolore Adegbola Adigun Ajifolajifaola


Eva Elohor – Eva Alordiah


Efa – Efa Iwara


Dammy Krane – Oyindamola Johnson Emmanuel


2face – Idibia – Innocent Ujah Idibia


J Martins – Justice Okey


Davido – David Adedeji Adeleke


Nosa – Nosa Omoregie


Nneka – Nneka Lucia Egbuna


Obiwon – Obiora Nwokolobia-Agu


Monica Ogah – Monica Ene Ogah


Sasha P – Anthonia Yetunde Alabi


Tony Tetuila – Anthony Olanrewaju Awotoye


Weird MC – Adesola Adesimbo Idowu


YungSix – Onome Onokohwomo

Sinzu (Sauce Kid) – Babalola Falemi

Vector – Olarewajun Ogunmefun

Bouqui – Bukola Folayan

Durella – Oluwadamilare Kulaja

Dice Ailes – Damilola Alesh

Ycee – Oludemilade Martin Alejo

Rema – Divine Irubor

DNA – Blair and Clinton Roberts

Kwam 1 – Omobolahan Anifowoshe

Pasuma – Wasiu Alabi

Johnny Drille – John Ighodaro

Reminisce – Remilekun Abdulkalid Safaru

Koker – Olayiwola Olabanji Kokumo

Blaqbonez – Akumefule Chukwu-Emeka

A-Q – Gilbert Bani 

Loose Kaynon – Joakin Ikazoboh

DJ Xclusive – Rotimi Alakija

DJ Cuppy – Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola

DJ Spinall – Sodamola Oluseye Desmond

DJ Jimmy Jatt – Oluwaforijimi Adewale Amu

DJ Neptune – Imohiosen Patrick

Maleek Berry – Maleek Shoyebi

Skiibii – Abbey Elias

Sade Adu – Helen Folasade Adu

Chidinma – Chidinma Ekile

iLLBliss – Tobechukwu Ejiofor

Peruzzi – Victor Tobechukwu Okor

Mayorkun – Adewale Mayowa Emmanuel

Dremo – Aboriomoh Femi Raymond

Teni – Teniola Apata

Niniola – Niniola Apata

Show Dem Camp (SDM) – Tec (Wale Davies) and Ghost (Olumide Ayeni)

BOJ – Bolaji Ojudokan

POE – Ladipo Eso

DJ Big N – Nonso Temisan Ajufo

Mr Raw – Okechukwu Ukeja

eLDee – Lanre Dabiri

Terry G – Gabriel Oche Amanyi

Oritse Femi – Oristsefemi Majemite Ekele

Majek Fashek – Majekodunmi Fasheke

Fela Kuti – Olufela Olusegun Oludotun Ransome-Kuti

Oliver De Coque – Oliver Sunday Akanite

Bez – Emmanuel Idakula





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