Nigerian music sensation, Wizkid, is undoubtedly the Man of the Year as he recently clinched the Artist of the Year at the just concluded HEADIES awards in Lagos. Wizkid has had an amazing 2016 and he doesn’t seem to have forgotten his own story of how he rose from obscurity to prominence in the music and entertainment scene in Nigeria . . .
The Starboy Boss took time out to recount his grass to grace story revealing that DJ Stramborella was in-fact one of the few who stood by him when he first started out in the music industry and how he started his music career at DJ Stramborella’s crib.
CONCISE BIO: DJ Stramborella
Emeka Okafor a.k.a Dj Stramborella, attended Federal Government College – FGC Maiduguri, University of Maiduguri and Lagos State University – LASU. He was also known in FGC as “Stramborella Da Rapper”
The love of music started manifesting very early in his life as he was usually behind the decks for School Jump-Up Parties and Neighbourhood Gigs. Miming, Dancing & Rapping was his passion. After he left secondary school, he started hanging out with Dj’s for training/skills while he was also studying in the University of Maiduguri – Uni Maid. Afterwards, he moved to Lagos as Dj Stramborella to build his own empire with the inception of ONEBLOW RECORDS (Record Label) and also BLOWUP PR! (for Artiste Management, Public Relations, Promotions and Dj services).
Click to watch and listen to Wizkid tell his Ajegunle story, below:
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