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How Joeboy Became Famous, Album, Relationship Status And Net Worth



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Joeboy is a Nigeria fast-rising musician who sings R&B and Afro-pop and rose to fame after the release of his song Baby. His other popular songs that have endeared him to fans include Call, All For You, and Beginning. Joeboy posted an Instagram of himself covering Ed Sheeran’s Shape of You in 2017 which his friend sent to the popular Nigerian musician, Mr Eazi, who immediately got in touch to help the fast-rising musician ⭐️Joeboy⭐️ breakthrough the music industry in Nigeria. Read more about Joeboy below.

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Joeboy Biography

Joeboy real name is ⭐️Joseph Akinwale Akinfenwa⭐️. The young and talented artist is from the Yoruba tribe in the South West region of Nigeria. He was born in Lagos on the 21st May 1997 in Lagos State, Nigeria. Joeboy is the last of four kids. He was raised in the city of Lagos. Joeboy celebrated his 23 birthday on the 21st of May, 2020.

The R&B and Afro-pop artist studied Human Resource Management at the University of Lagos (UNLAG) where he got his Bachelor Degree He was nicknamed Joeboy by his classmates in secondary school.

Joeboy Career

The singer and songwriter began his musical career at the age of 16. He got his musical inspiration from popular musical artists like 9ice, and ID Cabasa, whom he used to hang out with at the studio. His first recorded song Gbeseyin, an Afrobeat tune, was released a year after at the age of 17.

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What Made Joeboy Popular

The release of the cover version of Ed Sheeran’s Shape of You on Instagram in 2017 saw a large number of people viewing the cover including Nigerians both in Nigeria and abroad. Mr Eazi of emPawa Africa noticed the fantastic vocals of the artist and made him the first artist to receive sponsorship from him under the philanthropic initiative, emPawa Africa. He got a $300,000 grant from Mr. Eazi and used a potion of it to shoot the music video for his single “Fààjí”

With the help of Mr Eazi and emPawa Africa, he was able to record another of his songs Faaji which was accepted by music lovers. Joeboy love song, Baby released in March 2019 reached the top 10 of the Apple Music charts in Nigeria, Uganda, and Kenya. Baby garnered over 20 million streams across YouTube and Spotify in 2019 and the visualizer music video for it surpassed 31 million views on YouTube

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Joeboy Albums & Songs

The afro-pop artist has released about 3 albums which includes How To Make Friends In a Brand New Town, THC (The Herrera Chronicles), Love and Light, Bars and recently Apollo.

The singer who will be 24 by 2021, released his sophomore album, Apollo on August 20, 2020, under the YBNL Nation record label. It contains 17 tracks album and was released after the success of his debut album Laughter, Tears & Goosebumps that was released on November 29, 2019

Some of his songs include All For You, Baby, Call, Don’t Call Me Back ft Mayorkun, Faaji ft Mr Eazi, Haircut and Shako. Joeboy got featured in Larry Gaaga, a music producer, recording artist, and songwriter in Nigeria recently released new single titled Slow Burner

Awards Won By JoeBoy

Joeboy won the All Africa Music Awards – Best Artiste in African pop. In 2019 and also won Soundcity MVP awards – Best Pop award in 2020.  

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Joeboy Relationship Status

Joeboy once shared a photo of an unidentified lady and himself and on his Twitter page where there were speculations that the lady might be his girlfriend. As of 2020, the Baby hitmaker is not married. The Baby hitmaker is not married, but it is believed that this lady is his girlfriend.

Joeboy Net Worth

Joeboy net worth is estimated to be about $800,000. This was published on Glusea. Joeboy is active on social media platforms and has more than 1.1 million followers on Instagram, and over 100,000 followers on Twitter.

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