Bayanni: Biography , Latest Song & Net Worth

Bayanni: Biography , Latest Song & Net Worth

Abimbola Oladokun, who was formerly known as Zhenoboy and now known as Bayanni, is a fast-growing Nigerian Afrobeat singer, songwriter, and musician.

 

Oladokun rose to the limelight under the stage name Zhenoboy in 2021 after he recorded and released cover versions of a few popular Nigerian songs, including Peru, Jowo, and Felony.

 

Speaking about music and songs, Bayanni has released a couple of singles as an independent artist since his rise to the limelight in 2021. “BMW, African Beauty, Duro, and Ballerina” are the names of some of those.

 

Today, we will be taking a thorough look at his biography, early life, early career, the record label he is signed to, songs, age, birthday, social media handles, net worth, girlfriend, and other minor things we feel you need to know about him.

 

Bayanni Biography

Legally born and named Abimbola Oladokun on the 25th day of June 1997 to the family of Mr. and Mrs. Oladokun in one of the states in the South-West of Nigeria, Abimbola Oladokun is who we now know as Bayanni.

 

Although previously known by his professional name Zhenoboy, Abimbola Oladokun’s professional name was changed from Zhenoboy to Bayanni upon his unveiling as the newest artist of the record label, Mavin Record. This, of course, was after he was nurtured by the record boss, Don Jazzy, and his team under the Mavin Academy segment of the record.

 

He was born and raised precisely in Lagos State; one of the states in the South-East of Nigeria. Speaking about originality and the sorts, Bayanni is a Yoruba boy, who is, by his state of origin, a Southerner by region and a Nigerian by nationality.

 

Being raised by parents who loved music in some way, Abimbola Oladokun grew up listening to African and Western performers sing their respective styles of music through radio, television, telephone, cassette player, and pretty much every other medium you could think of.

 

Now, he enjoys listening to Pop, Hip-hop, Fuji, R&B, Soul, Highlife, and of course, Afrobeats styles of music. According to sources, Davido, WizKid, YBNL boss Olamide, Burna Boy, and Davido are some of the Nigerian artists that motivate him.

 

Bayanni Educational Background

Abimbola Oladokun had his basic education (primary school and secondary school) in schools in Lagos State. Where he would later obtain a First School Leaving Certificate and a West African Examination Certificate upon graduation.

 

Later, he proceeded to the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, where is said to have gained admission. Oh, and he is said to be a freshman at the University (Obafemi Awolowo University), currently pursuing a four-year degree.

 

Bayanni Early Career

Although he started getting fame and was officially shot to the limelight in 2021 after he released cover versions of popular Nigerian songs, like Peru, Jowo, and Felony, Bayanni is now more popular than he used to be.

 

Speaking of the limelight and prominence, Zhenoboy now known as Bayanni, first tasted fame in 2021 after the DMW boss and Afrobeats singer, Davido, indicated an interest in signing him to his record label DMW Records.

 

Be that as it may, however, the young lad didn’t quite get to become well-known and recognized for his craft, as he should, until the Mavin boss and Afrobeats sing, Don Jazzy, unveiled him as one of his new signees.

 

On the 23rd of August 2022, Don Jazzy unveiled Abimbola Oladokun as one of his new signees. Also on that day, Zhenoboy’s self-titled Ep, “Bayanni.” Making the big announcement on his social media page on Instagram @donjazzy, Jazzy wrote in full, thus:

 

“It’s that time again when we introduce another young talent from the Mavin Academy. Meet BAYANNI. He has through a series of defining experiences and is now prepared to be revealed to the world. Please welcome @itsbayanni, MAVIN’s newest member.”

 

Whilst Oladokun is known for being signed under the Mavin Record at the time, he released a couple of singles as an independent artist before his breakthrough.

 

Girlfriend, Wife

Well, Abimbola Oladokun is a very private person when it comes to relationship talks and his personal life. Indirectly, I am implying that he is yet to make details of who his current girlfriend is available to the public. Yes, please, we do not even know his current relationship status — whether he is single or in a relationship.

 

Bayanni Birthday, Age

Bayanni was born on the 25th day of June 1997. Celebrating his birthday on the 25th of August, Zhenoboy, born Abimbola Oladokun, celebrated his 25th birthday a couple of months ago.

 

Which Record Label is He Signed to? Don Jazzy

Bayanni is signed under the Mavin Record. His deal with the record boss, Don Jazzy, and by extension, the Mavin Record, started on the 23rd of August 2022, following his unveiling as the second artist to be signed under the label since Boy Spyce was signed.

 

Instagram, Social Media Handles

Oladokun is on Instagram under the username @itsbayanni. He has risen from having just a few hundred followers to having thousands of people following him. He is on other social media platforms as Bayanni, you may want to follow him to stay up-to-date with his career journey, and personal life — that is if he is generous enough to share that.

 

Parents, Siblings, Real Name, Religion, State of Origin

We have no details about who Abimbola’s siblings are. However, his parents’ names are Mr. and Mrs. Abimbola.

 

If you looked at the first paragraph of this article, you would notice that Bayanni’s real name/birth-given name is the first two words that were written in the first sentence. Yes, his real name is Abimbola Oladokun and his religion is Christianity.

 

Also, we figured that he is originally a native of Lagos State. So? He belongs to the Yoruba tribe and is regionally a Southerner.

 

Bayanni Latest Songs, Discography

Having been in the Nigerian music industry for quite some years now, Bayanni has released several songs. These are some of his songs, including:

Peru (Cover)

African Beauty

Duro

Ballerina

BMW

Felony (Cover)

Jowo (Cover)

Bayanni EP

Tata

Body

Family

Kala

 

Where Does Bayanni Live? Resident

Abimbola Oladokun resides in Lagos State.

 

Net Worth

At the time we edited and published this article on Talk Talk Today, Abimbola Oladokun does not have an estimated net worth. Be that as it may, some sources presumably noted that his net worth is estimated to be between $5k thousand and $30k thousand.

 

As you are still here, it may interest you to check out more biographies of your favorite celebrities that were recently published on our website.

 

And dear, and please, before you finally leave, you may (also) want to leave a comment on this article telling us what you think about this article. Is Bayanni one of your faves? Tell us all about that in the comment section.

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