Blaqbonez biography, net worth, career, education, early life
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Blaqbonez (Emeka Akumefule) is a Nigerian rapper and song writer who is signed to 100 crowns record label, which is a subsidiary of chocolate city.
The self-proclaimed best rapper in Africa (BRIA) is known for his witty punchlines and bars.
Blaqbonez started rapping knew he could rap at the age of 13, when his cousin challenged him to come up with his own lyrics for a song that he liked.
Blaqbonez was the winner of “Terry tha rapman’s zombie competition” which got him a feature on Terry’s album “World domination”.
He released a track titled “Best rapper in Africa” which caused a lot of controversy online. According to Blaqbonez, it was a wakeup call to all African rappers.
He has been tipped by many as “the future of Nigerian rap”, and was described as “Carrying the torch of Nigerian rap” by the guardian.
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An overview of Blaqbonez profile:
Real name: Chuwkwuemeka Akumefule
Also known as: Mr Boombastic
Record label: 100 crowns
State of Origin: Anambra state
Date of birth: 29th January 1996
Age: 24 years
Associated acts: MI Abaga, Loose kaynon.
Blaqbonez net worth: Between $50,000 and $100,000
Blaqbonez biography (Early life)
Blaqbonez (Emeka Akumefule) who was born on the 29th of January 1996 is a Nigerian rapper and song writer, and the self-proclaimed “Best rapper in Africa”.
He was born to an Igbo family and grew up with his mother, who is a pastor. He discovered he could rap at the age of 13 years, when he was challenged by his cousin to write his own lyrics to a song.
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Blaqbonez obtained a degree in Engineering at the Obafemi Awolowo university.
Blaqbonez discovered he could rap at the age of 13. According to Blaqbonez, he was listening to the radio with his cousin, when the song of a 12 years old rapper came on, his cousin then challenged him to come up with his own lyrics for the song, since he liked criticizing rappers so much, and in a few minutes Blaqbonez has his verse ready.
His parents were not in support of his chosen career path, but that didn’t deter Blaqbonez, who pursued his dreams in secret.
Blaqbonez first musical project was “Hip hop is blaq”. He participated in Terry tha rapman zombie competition, which he won. This gave him an opportunity to feature on Terry’s next album “World domination”.
Blaqbonez also finished runner up in Nigerian Rapper “Vector” King Kong competition, as well as winning the tosin adeda’s radio palm wine in 2015.
He also won the Rhythm FM freestyle fury, becoming rhythm’s artist of the month for that year.
His album “Bad boy Blaq” was listed by sound city TV among the album of the year, alongside Burna boy’s “African giant” and MI Abaga’s “Rendezvous”.
Blaqbonez has released a total of 8 Eps as well as a mixtape, his latest EP titled “Mr Boombastic” was released in 2019.
He released a single titled “Jesus is Black” a day before the album release, the single served as a letter to Kanye west, who was also releasing his album titled “Jesus is King” the next day.
Blaqbonez released a controversial song in 2019 titled “Best rapper in Africa”, which was a dig to all in Africa. According to Blaqbonez, the track was meant as a wakeup call to all African rappers.
Blaqbonez has been tipped by many as the future of Nigerian rap, he was described as “Carrying the torch of Nigerian rap” by the Guardian.
Blaqbonez net worth
Blaqbonez net worth is not yet known, but it has been estimated to be between $50,000 and $100,000. He definitely is one of the most promising rappers to come out of Nigeria in while, especially in an industry dominated by Afrobeat singers.
He is signed to 100 crown record label, which is said to be affiliated to chocolate city, the label that used to house Nigerian rap legend “MI Abaga”.
Blaqbonez social media
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Some of Blaqbonez songs are:
Shut up, Best rapper in Africa (BRIA), denied, mamiwota, play, consent, good boy, no longer stupid, bad boyz, lowkey, amoshine, I told you, woke, blessings, uber, superman, the future, wave boy, G girl, No English, levels, accommodate, all I ever wanted, haba, green blaq green.
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