Whitemoney, Davido, Teni and Other Nigerian SingerTurning 30 This Year
Davido, a Nigerian singer, is currently one of Africa’s most popular and successful artists. The vocalist behind hits like Dami Duro, Fall, If, and others will turn 30 on November 21st! I’m sure it’ll be a spectacular occasion, and I’m excited to see how Davido commemorates it.
TJan, also known as Olasunmbo Tijani Fowosere, is a phenomenal singer and songwriter with one of the country’s best vocals. The vocalist wrote Meji, Aduke, T’ure, and other songs. TJan celebrated his 30th birthday on February 21st of this year.
Selebobo, the singer and producer responsible for some of Nigeria’s best songs by the likes of Yemi Alade, Flavour, and Iyanya, as well as solo singles like Yoyo, Waka Waka, and Conquer, will turn 30 on July 29th this year.
Mz Kiss (Akindele Justina Omowunmi) is a Nigerian rapper, singer, and songwriter best known for songs such as You Go Craz, Holla at Me, and Figure 8. On September 1st, this incredible musician will also turn 30.
Augustine Miles Kelechi, better known as Tekno, is a Nigerian musician and record producer. Tekno is the man behind hits like Pana, Yawa, Choko, Duro, and others. Tekno was born on December 17, 1992, which means that on December 17, this year, the talented singer and songwriter will turn 30.
DJ Cuppy, real name Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola, is a Nigerian disc jockey, producer, and musician. She is also the well-known daughter of business magnate Femi Otedola. DJ Cuppy is the man behind hit songs like Gelato, Jollof on the Jet, Karma, and others. This year marks DJ Cuppy’s 30th birthday, which falls on November 11th.
Nigerian singer, songwriter, and reality TV personality Hazel Oyeze Onou, also known as Whitemoney, won the season of Big Brother Naija: Shine Ya Eye. Following his success on that show, Whitemoney went on to pursue a music career, releasing only one single, Selense, with an album on the way. On July 6th, Whitemoney will celebrate its 30th anniversary.
Dencia is an American/Nigerian/Cameroonian singer, entrepreneur, and fashion designer whose stage name is Reprudencia Ndong Sonkey. She created the Whitenicious skincare line and sang songs such as Beri Beri, Ella Eh, and Savage. Dencia will turn 30 years old on March 26th.
Oyindamola, Johnson Dammy Krane, also known as Emmanuel, is a popular Nigerian singer best known for songs such as Ligali, Amin, Gbetiti, and others. Dammy Krane is another artist who will be 30 years old this year.
King Bawa, also known as Kheengz, is a Nigerian hip hop recording artist and actor. He wrote songs like Jealousy, Who Be This Guy, Kala Kala, and many more. Kheengz will turn 30 on July 8th of this year.
Teniola Apata, also known as Teni on stage, is the final performer on today’s list. Teni, known for songs such as Askamaya, Uyo Meyo, Billionaire, and others, will turn three on December 23rd of this year.
In advance, I’d like to wish all of the singers turning 30 a very happy birthday. What a watershed moment.