March 3, 2019

[UPDATED] 2Baba Net Worth 2019 And Biography

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Are you one of the lovers of the iconic 2Baba? This article contains 2Baba net worth and biography including all necessary things you wish to know. Below is a great read just for your consuming.

The name 2face Idibia will always be on legendary Nigeria's musicians list. He made a whole lot of contributions to not only the Nigeria music but also Africa.

2Baba is one of the most profitable and bankable artists in Africa. He is still very relevant and his presence would anywhere be much appreciated due to the name he made for himself through his talent and hardwork. He was one of the music group trio, Plantashun Boys, which included him, Blackface and Faze.

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He has numerous fans around the world and their interest in the artist pushes them to find more about the musician. This post contains the following;

  • 2baba net worth 
  • 2Baba biography 
  • 2Baba wife 
  • 2Baba BabyMamas
  • 2Baba children 
  • 2Baba songs 
  • 2Baba Album 
  • 2Baba Awards 

2Baba net worth 2019
Telling from 2baba's years of being active in the Music Industry, he has definitely gained a lot. 2Baba net worth is estimated at $20 million. 

2Baba is into real estate and also has a record label called Hypertek Entertainment. He makes a lot of money from music sales and YouTube. Moreover, he charges huge for shows bookings. He also owns a lounge in Ikeja and Festac. 

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2Baba Biography 
2Baba is a popular Nigerian singer, songwriter, record producer and entrepreneur. He was born in Jos, Nigeria in September 18, 1975. His real name is Innocent Ujah Idibia. His main genres are Hip Hop, AfroPop, R&B and Reggae. 

He was previously known as 2face Idibia until July 2014 when he got it changed to 2Baba. 2baba is said to be one of the most decorated and successful Afro Pop artists in Africa and also one of the most bankable artists in Africa. 

2face Idibia is of the Idoma ethnic group in the southern part of Benue State, Nigeria. No information on his primary education but he had his secondary education at Mount Gabriel's Secondary School Makurdi in Benue State. 

After his secondary school days at Benue State, he moved to the Institute of Management and Technology (IMT) which is located in Enugu State where he did his preliminary National Diploma course in Business Administration and Management.
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2Baba performed at organized school shows and parties in his own school and other regional schools like University of Nigeria and Enugu State University of Science and Technology while he was studying at IMT. 

Unfortunately, he dropped out of school because of his music ambitions. He adopted the stage name 2face (Tuface) in 1996. He said the reason for the name was him "trying to demarcate his personal life with his business life".

From Enugu State, he moved to Lagos and started performing with rapper Blackface Naija. 2face and Blackface met while he was attending IMT. He formed the music group trio "Plantashun Boiz" with Faze (Chibuzor Oji) and Blackface (Ahmedu Augustine Obiabo). 

The Plantashun Boiz released two successful albums, Body and soul in 2000 and Sold Out in 2003 under Dove records owned by Nelson Brown. Unfortunately, the group disbanded with each artist going on solo careers. 

After their separation, they took on solo careers. 2baba released his debut studio album titled Face 2 Face in 2004, which established him as a viable solo artist the same year the trio group separated. 

Grass 2 Grace was his second studio album after Face 2 Face. It was released in 2006 and contains hits like "One love", "True love", "4 Instance".

"African Queen" which was his hit single in 2006 was used in the soundtrack for the romantic comedy film, Phat Girlz, an internationally recognized movie.

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2face in 2006 released a promotional album "The Unstoppable" and released the single "Enter the place". The release date for the album got shifted to early 2009 due to album distribution problems. The international edition of the album was released in 2010 with the title "The Unstoppable International Edition". He released two more singles from the international version of his unstoppable album. 

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"The Unstoppable the international edition " won two awards at the 2010 SoundCity music video awards. MTV Africa Music Awards and Channel O music video awards awarded him for Best Male and Artist of the Year and Best African Western Award. 

2face is the first non-Liberian to become an honorary member of the Liberian Music Society in recognition for his outstanding contribution to the growth of African music .

He has been named Red Cross Ambassador Society of Nigeria. 2Baba and popular American rapper Jay Z met in New York City in 2014.
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2Baba Wife 
Annie Idibia is the wife of 2face. She emerged to be the chosen one for 2baba from the rest of his children's mothers. In 2012, Tuface and Annie married in Lagos, Nigeria in a private ceremony. Their traditional marriage took place in Eket, Akwa Ibom in March 2013. Their white wedding held in Dubai shortly after the Traditional marriage. 

2Baba BabyMamas
His Baby mamas are Sumbo Ajaba and Pero ero Adeniyi. Sumbo Ajaba had two children for 2baba while Pero had three for him.

2Baba Children
2Baba has a total of seven children from three different women. Annie Idibia gave birth to two daughters, Isabella and Olivia Idibia.

Pero Adeniyi is the mother of 2baba's three children namely "Justin, Rose and Innocent".

Sumbo Ajaba gave birth to two; Nino and Zion.

2Baba songs
Some 2baba's songs

  • See Me So 
  • 4 Instance 
  • Enter the Place
  • Only me
  • Rainbow 
  • African Queen 
  • Implication
  • True love 
  • Vote not fight 
  • Holy Holy 
  • Mr Senator 
  • Break The Silence 
  • How e go be 
  • If love is a Crime 
  • E be like say 
  • Nfana Ibaga 
  • Officially blind 
  • Gaga Shuffle 
  • Amaka 
  • Oyi 
  • Iworiwo 
2Baba Albums 
2004: Face 2 Face 
2006: Grass 2 Grace 
2008: The Unstoppable 
2010: The Unstoppable International Edition 
2012: Away & Beyond 
2014: The Ascension 

2Baba Awards
  • Best Male Vocalist 2002 Affinity Awards
  • Best Video 2004 A.M.E.N Awards
  • Best Male Vocalist 2004 A.M.E.N Awards
  • Song of the Year 2004 A.M.E.N Awards
  • Outstanding Contribution to the Entertainment Industry 2004 Award for Excellence
  • Music of the Year 2004 Excellence Recognition Awards
  • Best New Act Male 2004 A.M.E.N Awards
  • Song of the year for “African Queen” 2004 Nigeria Entertainment Awards New York
  • Best Album of the year 2004 Nigeria Entertainment Awards New York
  • Best Hip-Hop and R&B Artiste 2004 Nigeria Entertainment Awards New York
  • Musician of the Year 2004 City People Awards for Excellence
  • Best Male Video 2005 Channel O Music Video Awards
  • Best African Act 2005 Channel O Music Video Awards
  • Best African Act 2005 Kora Awards
  • The Outstanding Musician of the Year 2005 Black Heritage Awards for Excellence
  • Best Musical Artiste 2005 Afro Nollywood Award
  • African Song of The Year (Non-Ghanaian) 2005 Ghana Music Awards
  • Best Male Video 2005 Channel O Music Video Awards
  • Special Recognition Award 2005 Hip Hop World Awards
  • Best African Act 2005 Kora Awards
  • Best Song of The Year 2005 G.C.E International Awards
  • Best African Video of the year 2005 Channel O Music Video Award
  • Best African Act 2005 MTV Europe Music Awards
  • Nominated Best African Act 2005 MOBO
  • Africa Break Through Artist of the Year 2006 Nigeria Entertainment Awards New York
  • Musician of The Year 2006 The Future Awards
  • Best African Act 2007 MOBO Awards
  • Song of the Decade 2007 Nigerian Music Awards
  • Best Album of the Year 2007 Nigeria Entertainment Awards New York
  • Best selling Nigerian Artist 2008 World Music Awards, Monaco, Spain
  • Best R’n’B / Pop album 2008 Hip-Hop World Awards
  • Best African Act 2008 Australian African Awards
  • Artist of the Year 2009
  • Best R&B MTV Africa Music Awards 2009
  • MTV Africa Music Awards Best Male 2009
  • MTV Africa Music Awards Best Video for “Enter the Place” 2009 MTV Africa Music Awards
  • Best Western 2010 SoundCity Awards
  • Best Western 2010 SoundCity Awards
  • Best Male MTV Africa Music Awards 2010
  • Artist of the Year MTV Africa Music Awards 2010
  • Most Gifted West African Video 2010 Channel O Music Video Awards
  • Best Pop Video for “Implication” 2010 SoundCity Awards
  • Best International Act: Africa BET Awards of 2011
  • New Champions For An Enduring Culture 2011 16th edition of the Annual THISDAY Awards presented by former U.S. President Bill Clinton and Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • Album of the year 2011 Hip-Hop World Awards – “The Headies”
  • Most Gifted African West Video for “Only Me” 2011 Channel O Music VideoAwards
  • Most Gifted Video of the Year for “Only Me” 2011 Channel O Music Video Awards
  • Artist of the year 2011 Hip-Hop World Awards – “The Headies”
  • Best R’n’B / Pop album 2011 Hip-Hop World Awards – “The Headies”
  • Best R&B Single – Let Somebody Love You (2Face Idibia) – “The Headies 2014”
  • Album of the year – Ascension – “Ben TV Awards 2014”
  • Best International Collaboration – Rainbow ft. T-Pain – “Ben TV Awards 2014”
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