December 13, 2018

Phyno Net Worth 2019 and Biography

The popular indigenous rapper has stayed relevant since his breakthrough in the mMusic Industry. He is known for using his mother tongue "Igbo" and a mixture of English language and pidgin to deliver awesome raps.

Phyno is one of the top Nigerian artists and also among the luxury loving ones. He is one of the richest musicians in Nigeria and most fans would want to know how much the talented rapper has.
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On this post, the main topics about Phyno are; 
  • Phyno Net Worth 
  • Phyno Age 
  • Phyno Biography 
  • Phyno Songs 
  • Phyno Awards 

Phyno Net Worth 2019
Being a rich and relevant artist is a lot. Phyno is one of the most respected Nigerian artists and makes huge profits off his music. He has an estimated net worth of $5 million to $6 million.

Phyno Age
Phyno was born on October 9, 1986. Phyno turns 33 in early December.

Phyno Biography
Phyno is a popular Nigerian rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer and actor. He was born on October 9, 1986 in the South Eastern part of Nigeria. His real name is Chibuzor Nelson Azubuike. He started his music career in 2003 as a record producer.

Phyno is widely known for his use of Igbo language to rap. "No Guts No Glory" was his first studio album which was released in 2014. The album features great singles such as "O Set", "Man Of The Year", "Ghost Mode" and "Parcel".

Phyno was born and raised in Enugu State, though he hails from Anambra State, both states in the south eastern part of Nigeria. Phyno which is his stage name was developed  out of the word "Phenomenal" which was a nickname given to him by one of his high school friends named Emeka.
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Phyno initially had the ambitions of being a Pilot and was told he could be a Doctor. He developed an interest for music production during his secondary school days. He learnt how to play piano and drums throughout high school time. He also learnt to create his own rendition of every recording he heard.

Phyno studied Public Administration at the Institute of Management and Technology in Enugu and started profiting from music during his second year at IMT.

He told Ifeoma Onoye that Mr Raw is one of the few people he looks up to. Phyno started rapping in 2010 and relocated to Lagos to continue his music career.

Work on his debut studio album, "No Guts No Glory" started in 2012. The album had guest appearances from M.I, Ice Prince, Stormrex, Timaya, Flavour, Mr Raw, Efe, Runtown, Olamide , Efa, Omawumi and P-square. The album was mainly recorded in Nigerian Pidgin and Igbo Language.

"Ghost Mode" was released on 25 September 2012. It was the lead single for the debut album. The song features another great rapper, Olamide. Ghost Mode won Best Collabo at both the 2012 Headies Awards and 2013 Nigeria Entertainment Awards. The music video was shot and directed by Clarence Peters and released on 7th December 2012.

"Man of the Year" which was the second single of the album had it's music video uploaded onto YouTube on August 20, 2013. Clarence Peters was also the Director behind the video. It featured a cameo appearance from Illbliss. In September 2013, the Nigerian Broadcasting Corporations banned the music video from being broadcasted.
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In June 2013, Phyno performed for 25 minutes in Owerri as part of the Star Music Trek tour. He toured with the likes of BurnaBoy, Chidinma, Kayswitch, D'banj, Vector ,Pucado, Seyi Shay, Show Dem Camp and Sean Tizzle as supporting act on the Henessey Artistry 2013 Club Tour.

"Parcel" was announced as the album's third single and was released on October 11, 2013. The song was originally titled "Parcel(a Big Nwa)". Clarence Peters directed the music video for Parcel and it was released on 19 February 2014. On March 2014, the single "O Set" which was produced by WizzyPro and features the Okoye brothers, P Square, was released as the album's fourth single. The video was directed by Jude Engees Okoye.

On April 2014, he performed at the 2014 edition of the Star Music Trek tour in Nsukka, Enugu State.

Another great single off his debut album is "Yayo". It was released on 7 October 2014. The single was given an overall rating of 8 out of 10 by Opeoluwani Akintayo of the Daily Times of Nigeria. The song debuted at number 8 on the Pulse music video charts. It's music video was shot by Clarence.

Phyno had a collaborative album with Olamide. The album is titled "2 Kings" and was released on April 2015. The two rappers made their plan on making a collaborative album known via Social Media.
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After the mind blowing album, The Playmaker(2016), another album hasn't been released yet .Though no album from Phyno has been up, he has been thrilling his fans with great hits. An album is expected from the rapper this year.

Phyno is one of those artists that love displaying the amazing height of his talent. He has been very relevant and releasing thrilling tunes for all to enjoy. Let's look at the songs of Phyno below....

Phyno Songs

  • Ghost Mode
  • O Set
  • Parcel 
  • Man Of The Year
  • Oringo 
  • Yayo
  • Asai
  • Got it in my Vein 
  • Connect 
  • Nnunu
  • Alobam 
  • Augment 
  • Fada Fada 
  • Good Die Young 
  • Link Up 
  • Isi Ego 
  • Mkpotu
  • No be my style 
  • Okpeke
  • Onyeoma 
  • NWA
  • IWA
  • Fuwa Sewa 
  • Iyilu Ife 
  • Oil 
  • Nyem Space 
Phyno is the kind of guy that keeps his personal life so private. In 2014, Phyno was rumored to have impregnated a certain lady, Rita Edmond. Phyno responding to this, denied all rumors. 

He is definitely not married but who knows, he might be in a serious relationship. Like I earlier stated, he is a private type of guy.
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Phyno Awards 
  • Three Headies Awards 
  • An Award from Nigeria Entertainment Awards 
  • An Award from City People Entertainment Awards 

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