Nigerian singer and Kukere master, Iyanya Onoyom Mbuk, known by his stage name as Iyanya, and his newly-married Triple MG co-owner, Ubi Franklin, has today, unveiled a new artiste named Chibbz, signed to their record label.
The 2008 MTN Project Fame West Africa winner, Iyanya, took to his Instagram to make the big announcement.
Below is what he wrote;
"Meet the young talented Chibbz (Chibuikem Nwakanma), he was born in Abia state in Nigeria but moved to the United States at the age of 11, by the age of 13 he realized his talent in music which initially was rap music.
He had to face his studies due to strong educational family background but it didn't hinder him from indulging in the arts. He won talent shows in high school and while attending University (Columbia College Chicago) he opened up for artist like; Iyanya, P-Square, Kevin Lyttle etc. He earned his Bachelors degree in Business Administration in Marketing in 2014 and moved back to Lagos, Nigeria October 2015 to pursue his music career.
His genre of music is Afrobeats. Despite having been raised in The States, he is rooted in his culture and is very fluent in native languageIgbo, which he infuses in his music in a very unique way. He gained certain level of popularity through songs like; So Long, Egwu, Oginidi and Today Tomorrow all produced by longtime friend and producer Mobeatz, Chibbz is ready to make his mark in the Nigerian music industry and the world entirely.
Welcome to Made Men Music Group."