Phyno is a year older today. Photo: BHM
Nigerian rapper and multiple brand ambassador, Phyno is a year older today.
Born Azuibike Chibuzor Nelson on October 9, 1986 in Enugu, Phyno made an entrance into the music industry as producer in 2003. After cooking songs for top Nigerian music acts including Timaya, Flavour, Ruggedman, J Martins, Mr Raw, 2Shotz and many others, Phyno decided to follow his first dream.
He moved to Lagos in 2007 and his gradual foray into the mainstream began. His big break however came after he teamed up with Olamide in 2010 on the ‘Ghost Mode’ which was an instant hit and which catapulted the rapper’s career. His other popular songs like Alobam, Man of the Year, Parcel, were also well accepted.
His debut album, ‘No Guts, No Glory’ was dropped in 2003 the IMT graduate has since become a fan favourite. He also released a joint album, 2Kings with buddy, Olamide earlier this year.
Happy birthday Phyno.