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Joeboy Biography, Age, Date Of Birth, Early Life, Family, Education, Career, Label, Songs, Net Worth And More

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Joeboy Biography

Joseph Akinfenwa Donus, known for his pseudonym “Joeboy,” is a Nigerian singer and songwriter.

Joeboy is one of the fast-rising new artists that are moving towards the limelight in the Nigerian music industry. His genre is that of Afro-pop and R&B.

In this article, we’ll be seeing Joeboy Biography, Age, Date Of Birth, youth, Family, Education, Career, Label, Songs, Net Worth, and more. Do not forget to drop a comment and share it with friends via your various social media and subscribe to my youtube channel.

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joeboy

Full name: Joseph Akinfenwa Donus

Stage name: Joeboy

Date of birth: May 21, 1997

Place of birth: Lagos, Nigeria

Nationality: Nigerian

Religion: Christianity

Occupation: Singer, Songwriter

Genre: Afro-pop, R&B

Label: Gorilla Sauce Ent. Banku music

Net Worth: ₦20 million

Joeboy Biography, youth, Education, And Career

Joeboy was born on May 21, 1997, in Lagos State, Nigeria. he’s a versatile singer with the musical genre of Afropop, R&B. he’s one of the new artists that is fast rising to limelight within the Nigerian music industry.

He studied at the University of Lagos (UNILAG), where he bagged a degree in Human Resource.

Joeboy grew up during a musical family; his older brother was within the choir, and his dad played the keyboard in church.

According to him, he was inspired by the likes of 9ice and ID Cabasa, whom he used to hang out within the studio.

Joeboy started his singing career at the age of 16 and recorded his first song “Gbeseyin,” an Afrobeat tune, at the age of 17.

He later released Ed Sheeran’ Shape of You’ cover, which was well-received both in Nigeria and across the world.

The song also brought him to the limelight, which made Mr. Eazi discovered him and offered provisional mentorship.

Currently, Joeboy is one of the talented Nigerian artistes with fantastic vocals and classy music attitude. He has released a few songs to his credit, including “Baby Baby,” which is spreading like comprehensive fire across Nigeria.

He has currently signed into Mr. Eazi’s “Banku” music Ent.

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joeboy songs

Joeboy Songs 

– Baby

– Faaji

– Reelest

– Move

– Some People

– Represent

– Impatient

– Out Boss Me

– Middle Man

– Spot on the Sun

– Passenger

– Have Another

– Peanuts

– Ain’t Missing A Thing

– Same Question

– Pack it Up

– Haircut

– Shako

Joeboy Albums

– the way to make friends during a fresh town

– THC (The Herrera Chronicles)

In a recent chat with him, here is what he said.

How did you get the name “Joeboy”?

He replies; well, it’s a high school nickname, my name is Joseph, but my peeps kept calling me Joeboy, and therefore the name stuck.

He’s still making different poses for the camera and that I ask the second question;

What’s your biggest Inspiration?

He takes a touch while to think before he replies; well I won’t say it’s God that’s the Inspiration all the time, it might be a touch child, it is often anything, it is usually your mood, your environment but at the top, it’s God that controls everything. He ends his reply with a giggle.

When did you begin making music?

Joeboy; Been making music since I used to be 17, but I started officially in 2017.

What genre of music does one make?

Joeboy; Basically, I make any genre, but it must have a spark of African techno sound, so anyone that hears it anywhere would be like yes, this boy is from Africa.

Are you through with your degree?

Joeboy; Still within the process.

How does one combine music and schooling?

Joeboy; it wasn’t that difficult on behalf of me, it just has got to do with planning and making proper use of some time.

When did you get your most significant break?

Joeboy, Uhhm, my most significant break thus far was when my shape of your cover blew up. That was once I started my music career officially.

What’s your opinion regarding fashion and music?

Joeboy, I feel they are free hand in hand; for instance, within the music videos, you need a stylist to urge you the proper stuff cos most times the artists are usually busy recording and dealing on other stuff and have a tendency to neglect their fashion style.

What do you think are the challenges up and coming artistes face in the industry?

Joeboy, Basically, in the Nigerian music industry, I feel the main challenges are having connections and also financial resources. Still, regardless of the stage, you’re in only keep building your relationships.

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