The Nigerian music industry is one of the most vibrant sectors when it comes to entertainment. It parades the best sets of fast-rising talents in Africa who are always up for awards locally and internationally.
Joeboy is one among many like Rema, Fireboy DML, and more. He began his career like a shining light which has brought him fame and an increase in Fortune.
According to a reliable source, Joeboy’s net worth is estimated at $500,000 – $1.2 Million making him one of the richest R&B musicians in Nigeria.
Joeboy performances over the short period of time as made him one of the leading lights capable of keeping the whole of the Africa continent buzzing in few years to come.
And as such, we have no choice rather than take a good look at his biography and other happenings around his professional career including age, songs, album, and girlfriend.
Biography of Joeboy
Joseph Akinfenwa Donus who is popularly known by his stage name “Joeboy” is a Nigerian R&B singer and songwriter. He was born 21 May 1997 into a Christian family of Donus and hails from Lagos State, Western Nigeria.
Joseph Akinfenwa Donus attained primary and secondary education in Lagos and proceeded to the University of Lagos where he earned a degree in Human Resource Management.
The R&B singer, Joeboy began to developed interest in music through the Father and brother who were both choristers in Church.
The singer once highlighted 9ice and ID Cabasa as musicians who he used have studio section with as upcoming.
Joeboy began his professional career at the age of 16 with his first recorded song “Gbeseyin” at age 17.
He later released Ed Sheeran “Shape of You” cover which got a warm reception both home and abroad.
Ed Sheeran “Shape of You” gained him massive popularity and drew the attention of Mr Eazi who later signed him to his record label “Banku Music”.
It was reported in 2018 his song “Baby” attained the top 10 Apple Music’s Charts in Nigeria, Kenya, and Uganda.
Notwithstanding doubts, Joeboy is a pure talent with a great vocal prowess to deliver more and has gone on to record airwaves buzzing songs like “Don’t Call Me Back”, “Beginning”, “Call”, and More.
Joeboy’s Songs and Albums
- Love & Light (Album, 2019)
- Don’t Call Me Back
- All for You
- Middle Man
- Spot on the Sun
- Have Another
- Ain’t Missing a Thing
- Same Question
- Pack it Up
Nominations and Awards
Here are some of the notable Nomination and Awards of Joeboy:
- Soundcity MVP Awards – Listener’s Choice (Baby) (Nominated)
- Soundcity MVP Awards – Best New MVP (Nominated)
- Soundcity MVP Awards – “Best Pop” (Won)
Joeboy’s Net Worth in Dollars and Naira
According to a reliable source, the estimated net worth of Joeboy is $500,000 – $1.2 million earned from streaming, music sale distribution, and amount charge per show.
His fortune made him one of the richest fast-rising artists in Nigeria alongside Teni and others. While we hope to update you with Joeboy’s net worth in Naira when the exact figure is ascertained.
FAQs About Joeboy
What is Joeboy’s first Song?
Joeboy began his singing career at age of 16 and recorded his first song “Gbeseyin” an Afrobeat tune at age of 17. Accompanied by Ed Sheeran “Shape of You” which gained so much popularity in Nigeria and internationally.
How old is Joeboy?
Joeboy is 23 years of age and born on 21 May 1997 in Lagos State, Nigeria.
Does Joeboy have a Girlfriend?
Joeboy found himself a girlfriend a week after his record label boss Mr Eazi revealed he has changed his outlook with his photo after making a million dollars from streaming. While Joeboy took to his Twitter handle to share photos of his unidentified lady who is perceived to be his girlfriend.
Who signed Joeboy?
Joeboy was signed under Mr Eazi’s Banku Music record label and he is currently among the new generation of fast-rising talents.