Indigenous rap songs found their way to the heart of many. They took their place in the Nigerian music industry earlier than expected because of men like Azubuike Nelson Chibuzor A.K.A. Phyno or Phyno fino.
Born in 1986 in Enugu by parents who were natives of Anambra, his passion for music started at a tender age like many other musicians. Although he had dreams of becoming a pilot instead of flying and navigating aeroplanes, Phyno ended up as a pilot of music, He acquired a degree in public administration from the Institute of Management Technology (IMT) Enugu.
The decision to go by the stage name “Phyno” was established as one of his folks threw compliments(phenomenon) at him following his performance, he then loved the name and decided to go with the “Phyno” from the “Phenomenon”.
|Real name||Chibuzor Nelson Azubuike|
|Date of birth||9 October 1986|
|Country of Origin||Federal Republic of Nigeria|
|Source of Wealth||Music, Endorsement|
|Net worth||₦3 Billion|
The singer has released a couple of hit songs from ghost mode to Alobam and many others. The singer has also featured many top Nigerian artists like M.I, Ill-bliss, Timaya, and p-square. Phyno Fino has not looked back ever since he started his musical career; he has continued to release hit singles. And as a result, his net worth keeps getting bigger. The singer has also received awards in different categories some of these are;
- City People Entertainment Awards where he won the 2014 award for the best rap artist of the year
- Channel O Music Video Award
- Nigeria Entertainment Awards 2013 – where his song that featured Olamide Ghost mode
- Nigeria Music Video Awards
- Headies 2013 – He won the best rap single rap single man of the year and parcel respectively.
Celebrities do quite a lot more than just acting and singing, some go into becoming ambassadors for a brand, just like other artists, phyno also has a couple of endorsement deals with some of the big fish in the ocean. These endorsements are a major wealth builder for these artists. Phyno has secured endorsement deals with Nairabet, Nigeria breweries, Airtel Telecommunications, and some more.
- Bentley Continental GT
Phyno has always had eyes for British car brands. This is the newest of his car collection, not only is the car cute, it is also luxurious and a car with class. If it’s luxury you want, a Bentley gives it to you and so much more. The speed of a Bentley is nonnegotiable, no wonder it was recently named the fastest ice-running car. Some of its features include,
- A Sense Of Speed And Presence
The sense of speed of a Bentley is one that can be described as on-point. Now let’s talk about the car’s presence; a preprogrammed exterior lighting sequence welcomes you on onboarding the car. This lighting can be configured to your lighting mood.
- Innovative All New Performance
Bentley is a description of great innovation, it features a 6.0-litre w2 engine and a dual-clutch transmission of 8-speed, even with the high fuel consumption. It isn’t something to worry about as phyno is up and more than one that would worry about the fuel consumption of his car.
- Variable Displacement Technology
This is a technology that allows one entire bank of cylinders to disengage at gentle throttle openings, reducing the number in operation to six and optimizing fuel consumption accordingly, without the driver even noticing.
- Great interior and interior dimensions
- Effortlessly Efficient
Phyno’s love for luxury is seen in his car choices. Other cars owned by Phyno are
- Rolls-Royce Phantom
- Toyota Avalon
- Range Rover
The prices of these cars cost quite a lot. Phyno also maintains a sexy body with charming 6 – packs
Phyno Net worth
It’s no doubt that Phyno is the most influential indigenous artist and has made a name, acquired wealth, and a reputation for himself. Although, he made it to the list of our top 11 richest musicians in Nigeria. He has a net worth of about ₦3 Billion