Top 10 African artist and their full name

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

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

2. Davido


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

Tiwatope 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

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

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

Fire Boy

Full name: Adedamola Adefolahan


Adedamola Adefolahan , is an Afrotrap singer-songwriter, artist. Currently signed to YBNL entertainment.

9. Rema


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

10. Koffee

Mikayla Simpson

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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