Skiibii Biography | Everything There Is To Know
He is a Nigerian performer, songwriter, and singer. He was also born on the 5th of July 1992.
Skiibii was born in Lagos State and focused on the Afro and R&B music genres.
He currently has his record label More Grace Records, and he has worked with several artists, like Reekado Banks, Harrysong, and Kcee.
Skiibi has won series of awards since he emerged in the music industry. We will discuss more that later.
What is Skiibii Real Name?
His real name is Abbey Alias, but popularly known as Skiibi Mayana.
The unique genres of music preferred by Skiibi have paved the way for him to the top.
He has no contender in his choice of music. He was formerly a member of the Five Star Music label, where he was welcomed and assisted to the top.
There was a time he was rumored to have died, but it turned out that he only faked his death so that he would become famous.
The quality of the music he produces is not fake. However, his music shows an incomparable class that has enabled him to warm his way to the hearts of the Nigerian audience.
He is undoubtedly a music talent worthy of reckoning in Nigeria today. One of his hit songs, “Daz How Stars Do,” went viral exceedingly and even became street slang.
Skiibii Biography – When Was Sensima Released?
His single “Sensima” is yet another hit song that shook the country and even became famous beyond the Nigerian border.
The song was released in 2018
Skiibii, as stated earlier, was born in Lagos State, Surulere, to be precise.
He gained admission into the then University of Ado Ekiti (now Ekiti State University) to study Mass Communication.
His music career began when he was in secondary school. He started as a rapper but later switched to R&B.
His parents did not take lightly his decision to veer off into music. However, his strong belief in his dreams made him stand his ground against all odds.
His music career did not get the attention it desires and deserves until he signed a contract with Five Star Music in December 2014.
As a part of the deal, he got a brand new 2014 Hyundai SUV.
His hit songs
His first official single was released in 2015 and titled “Stay With Me.” The song featured Kcee.
He later featured in a song titled “Kilimanjaro” by Chamberlin. The stunt of faking his death was pulled later in 2015.
His fans were disappointed, but the action earned him the popularity he desired.
He later floated his record label after parting ways with Five Star Music. The name of his record label is More Grace Music.
His single titled “London” was a hit song, and it featured Reekado Bank. However, the impact of his single, “Senseman,” was more than that of “London,” the former equally features Reekado Banks.
He featured Teni and Falz in his hit single titled “Daz How Stars Do.”
Net worth and awards
Skiibi’s Networth is about $80,000. His awards include the following:
Top Naija Music Award for Artist of the Year
Nigerian Teen Choice Award for Choice Collaboration