Joseph Akinwale Akinfenwa-Donus, born May 21, 1997, professionally known as Joeboy, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. He was signed to Mr. Eazi’s record label, “emPawa Africa,” in 2017. Joeboy was born in Lagos State, Nigeria. He is known for his hit single “Don’t call me,” featuring Mayorkun.
|Full Name:||Joseph Akinwale Akinfenwa-Donus|
|Date of Birth:||May 21, 1997|
|Place of Birth::||Lagos State|
|State of Origin:||Lagos State|
|Occupation:||Singer & Songwriter|
|Net Worth:||$2 million|
Early Life and Education
Joeboy was born and raised in Lagos State, the Southwest geopolitical zone of Nigeria where he began he hails from.
He had both his primary and secondary school education in Lagos State, obtaining First School Leaving Certificate and Senior Secondary School certificate.
Joeboy’s parents are Mr. and Mrs. Akinfenwa-Donus. His father and elder brother were into music, which motivated him to start singing.
On October 26, 2018, Mr. Eazi released the song “Fààj.” He made a music video for the song using a portion of the funding he received from emPawa100.
Joeboy’s song “Baby” was released on March 1, 2019 and had 20 million streams on Spotify and YouTube in the same year.
The “Baby” visualizer music video has received over 31 million YouTube views. On August 15, 2019, Joeboy made available the Killertunes-produced song “Beginning.”
Over 23 million people have watched the “Beginning” visualizer music video on YouTube.
In November 2019, Joeboy released his first extended play, Love & Light with singles such as “Baby” and “Beginning” which served as its promotional backing tracks.
The EP which was released under emPawa Africa also contains singles like “Don’t Call Me” and “All for You,” both featuring Mayorkun.
Joeboy won Best Pop at the 2020 Soundcity MVP Awards Festival as well as Best African Pop Artist at the 2019 All Africa Music Awards.
He received numerous City People Entertainment Award and The Headies nominations.
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Joeboy Net Worth
Joeboy is a Nigerian singer and songwriter with an estimated net worth of $2 million. The singer has amassed fame and wealth with his music career.
People have been asking, is Joeboy married? The singer is not yet married. He is single and like every other person, Joeboy will love to have his own family.
He was rumored to be in a relationship with an unknown woman, although it wasn’t verified as Joeboy hasn’t flaunt or talks about his woman on social media.
- Instagram: @joeboyofficial
- Twitter: @joeboyofficial