Phyno Biography – Profile, Age, Net Worth And Songs

Phyno Biography – Profile, Age, Net Worth And Songs

Post Title: Phyno Biography, Age, Net Worth And Songs
Artiste Real Name: Chibuzor Nelson Azubuike
Artiste Stage Name: Phyno Phino
Artiste Date of Birth: Born 9th October, 1986 { Phyno Age}
Artiste State of Origin: Hails From Anambra State
Artiste University: Attended Institute of Management and Technology, Enugu {IMT}
Educational Discipline: Public Administration
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His real names are Chibuzor Nelson Azubuike while his stage name is Phyno Phino but preferred to be seen as Phyno . Phyno is originally from Anambra State, the eccentric rapper was born and brought up in Enugu State . The indigenous rapper was born on 9th October 1986 and those people interested in his age should note this . Phyno came out from a family of 5 and he is the fourth child in his family .

Most people would be wondering where he got the name Phyno from , don’t worry because i will tell you how the name came about . During his high school days he had a friend called Emake who always call him phenomenal . The name phenomenal playfully became his name as they no longer call him his real name . So, when he started his music career he decided to accepted the name phenomenal once and for all because he eventually loved the name . He didn’t just acccept the name but had to make it catchy and he change the name to Phyno . Now that he has the fame , he is now famously called Phyno and you would agree with me that he is one of the biggest and gifted rapper from the soil of Nigeria .

In the early age of his music career he did a song called ‘Man of The Year’ and as fate would have it he is now the undisputed ‘Man of The Year’ because he has become a household name . He is popular for hit tracks including “Ghost Mode”, “Man of the Year”,”Alobam”, “Parcel”, Fada Fada, Connect and “O Set”.

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Phyno started his music career as a producer but later switch from music production to rapping after his friends , the likes of MI Abaga , Mr. Raw and Illbliss talked him into trying his rapping skills . Phyno tried himself in a track he titled ”Multiply” Where he featured Nigeria rap king MI Abaga and Egberipapa one of Bayelsa , Timaya and guess what ? the song was a bomb and it was the starting point of his reign . Looking into this recent time , Phyno is not just a talented producer but also a gifted singer and rapper .

As i earlier asserted at the introductory part of this article , Phyno attended Attended Institute of Management and Technology, Enugu {IMT} where he bagged a degree in Business Administration .

Before he started rapping professionally, phyno has been producing for the likes of Flavour, Timaya, Ruggedman,”face Idebia , Bracket,2Shotz, J Martins and Mr. Raw, however, he only started rapping in 2010 after moving down to Lagos . Phyno started recording songs for his first album No Guts No Glory, in 2012 but the album didn’t drop until early 2014 . The album No Guts No Glory, is said to be among the best albums during that year and it featured guest appearances from Stormrex, Omawumi, Olamide, Efa, P-Square, Timaya, Flavour N’abania, Mr. Raw, M.I, Ice Prince and Runtown .

Another song that made him so so famous was “Ghost Mode” where he had to call his brother from another mother , Olamide Baddo to the table . This song was released in September 2012 served as the album’s lead single.

Phyno is that rapper that likes wearing dark glasses , when he was asked why he love wearing dark glasses , his response was ”I like dark glassess because i am a shy person but it makes me feel comfortable”. In a recent interview , he revealed that his favorite color is black that is why is always wear black dress all the time . He also revealed that his love for music started in his secondary school days where he learnt to play piano and drum . His initial dream was to become Nigeria’s best producer but he was influence by the likes of MI, Naeto C, Illbliss, and Mr. Raw to start rapping and singing .

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Phyno is Guinness Nigeria’s Ambassador for the Made of Black Campaign , Airtel Ambassador and Nairabet Ambassador .

Awards / Nomination

  • Best Rap Single for Phyno’s song (Man of the Year) The Headies 2013
  • Best Collabo at both the 2012 The Headies Awards and 2013 Nigeria Entertainment Awards with his hit song, Ghost Mode
  • Rap Artiste of the Year, City Peope Entertainment Awards 2014
  • Nigeria Entertainment Awards
  • African Muzik Magazine Awards
  • Nigeria Music Video Awards (NMVA)
  • Best Rap Single “Parcel” The Headies 2014
  • Best Collabo (Ghost mode) The Headies Awards 2012 and Nigerian Entertainment Awards 2013

Hit Songs And Albums

  • Fada Fada
  • Connect
  • Oyingie
  • Collaborative album with Olamide, “2kings” released April 1st, 2015
  • His Debut album “No Guts No Glory” released in 2014
  • Kush Music
  • Alobam
  • Parcel
  • Man of the Year (Obago)
  • Ghost Mode featuring Olamide
  • O Set featuring P Square


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