Of course as an artist using your full name as your stage name might sometimes be boring and might be difficult for your fans to pronounce or even hard to remember… So that’s the reason why every artist gives their self a unique easy to remember nickname or stage name.
But sometimes fans might still want to know what their favorite artists name is or sounds like (lol…) no worries I got you covered.
Here I will give you the full name of your favorite & popular African artists.
List of 10 African artist and their full name
1. Burna Boy
Full name: Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu
Burna Boy, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. He rose to prominence in 2012 after releasing “Like to Party”, the lead single from his debut studio album L.I.F.E. Wikipedia
Full name: David Adedeji Adeleke
Davido, is an American-born Nigerian singer, songwriter and record producer. Davido was born in Atlanta, US, and raised in Lagos; he made his music debut as a member of the music group KB International. Wikipedia
Full name: Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun
Wizkid, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. He started recording music at the age of 11 and managed to release a collaborative album with the Glorious Five, a group he and a couple of his church friends formed. Wikipedia
4. Yemi Alade
Full name: Yemi Eberechi Alade
Yemi Alade, is a Nigerian Afropop singer and songwriter. She gained prominence after winning the Peak Talent Show in 2009, and is best known for her hit single “Johnny”. Wikipedia
5. Tiwa Savage
Full name: Tiwatope Savage-Balogun
Tiwa Savage, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and actress. Born in Isale Eko, she relocated to London at the age of 11 for her secondary education. Five years later, she began her music career doing backup vocals for artists such as George Michael and Mary J. Blige. Wikipedia
6. Meschac Gaba
Full name: Meschac Gaba
Meschac Gaba is a Beninese conceptual artist based in Rotterdam and Cotonou. His installations of everyday objects whimsically juxtapose African and Western cultural identities and commerce. Wikipedia
7. Angelique Kidjo
Full name: Angélique Kpasseloko Hinto Hounsinou Kandjo Manta Zogbin Kidjo
Angélique Kidjo, is a Beninese singer-songwriter, actress, and activist of Nigerian descent who is noted for her diverse musical influences and creative music videos. In 2007, Time magazine called her “Africa’s premier diva”. Wikipedia
8. Fire Boy
Full name: Adedamola Adefolahan
Adedamola Adefolahan , is an Afrotrap singer-songwriter, artist. Currently signed to YBNL entertainment.
Full name: Divine Ikubor
Rema, is a Nigerian singer and rapper. In 2019, he signed a record deal with Jonzing World, a subsidiary of Mavin Records. He rose to prominence with the release of the song “Iron Man”, which appeared on Barack Obama’s 2019 summer Playlist. Wikipedia
Full name: Mikayla Simpson
Koffee, is a Jamaican reggae singer, songwriter, rapper, deejay and guitarist from Spanish Town, Jamaica. She released her debut single, “burning”, in 2017, and in 2019 signed with Columbia Records. Wikipedia.
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