Although an indigene of Anambra, he was
born in Kaduna state to Dr. & Mrs. and was raised up in northern part of the country before moving to Lagos state to pursue his music career.
Ckay was exposed to music at an early age of 7 by his father who was at that time a choir conductor in their local church and by the age of 13 he has already started producing & writing music.
According to him he started taking music seriously after leaving secondary, he formed a music group called Cre8tive Music along with two of his friends.
The 25 year old relocated to Lagos in 2014 and by 2015 he has started working with Chocolate City as a production intern, he got signed fully as an artiste in August 2016.
He worked with MI who was at that time the CEO of Chocolate City Music, his debut studio productions includes “Third Mainland Bridge” by MI x Moti Cakes,” The Box” by MI x Pryse, “Give Them” by Koker.
Songs And Collaborations
No doubt Ckay has achieved many notable works worthy of mentions, his 2018 single, “Container” received massive acceptance from listeners.
His other notable songs and collaborations includes “Nkechi Turn Up”, “Love Nwantiti”, “Gaddemit”, “Chinekeme”, “Last Call” and “Gmail” featuring DMW rapper, Dremo.
He has since worked with top industry leading acts like, MI, Dremo, Moti Cakes, Dice Ailes, Pryse, MI, Ice Prince, Koker, Blaqbonez, Barry Jhay, BOJ and other artistes.
His Albums Includes;
- Ckay The First
His songs includes;
- Last Call
- The Recipe
- Ski Ski
- Way Ft. DJ Lambo
- Oliver Khan Ft. BOJ
- Like To Party Ft. Blaqbonez
- Beeni Ft. Barry Jhay
Awards And Nomination
Ckay has been recognised with the following awards and nominations so far for his remarkable works both as an artiste and producer.
– Top Naija Music Awards, 2017
- Best Song Cover – Nominated
– City People Music Awards, 2018
- Best New Act Of The Year – Nominated