Phyno Autobiography,Girlfriend,Networth and Music career
11 October 2019
By Ian Jacob
Who is Phyno?
Chibuzor Nelson Azubike better known by his stage name Phyno was born 9th October 1986. He is a Nigerian rapper,singer,songwriter and record producer. He was born and raised in Enugu state.
Chibuzor got his stage name ‘Phyno' in highschool. It is derived from the word ‘Phenomenal' . Phyno stated his music career while in high school .While still in secondary, he learned to play the drums, piano and also learned to create his own rendition of every recording he heard.
Phyno stated rapping in 2010 and moved to Lagos to further his ambitions. He recorded his debut album, ‘No Guts No Glory' in 2012. With major featured artists like Timaya, Olamide, P-square,Ice Prince, Runtown and Flavour. ‘No guts no glory' was a nineteen track album with notable songs that raised Phyno’s recognition. ‘Obago' , Ghost Mode ft Olamide, Multiply ft Timaya ,O-set ft P-square and Parcel.
In 2013 Phyno toured with D’banj , Burna Boy, Chidinma Vector and Seyi Shay as a supporting act on the Hennessy Artistry 2013 Club Tour.
In 2015 Phyno dropped a collaborative album with Olamide ‘2 Kings'
In 2019 Phyno dropped his third studio album dubbed ‘Deal with It'. The album features Olamide, Falz, Davido, Don Jazzy, Zoro, Runtown, Teni and other top Nigerian stars.
In 2013 Nigerian Entertainment Awards (Best Collabo for ghost mode with Olamide), In 2014 City People Entertainment Awards (Rap Artiste of the year) , In 2013 Headies Awards (Man of the year won best rap single) In 2014 Headies( ‘Parcel' best rap single) ,(Ghost mode won best collabo).
Phyno’s girlfriend is called Queen.
Phyno and his girlfriend,Queen
Currently Phyno has no children.
He is currently an ambassador with Nigeria’s indigenous telecommunications company Globacom. In 2014 he was ambassador for Guinness Nigeria. In 2015 he was Naira bet ambassador. His Networth is approximately 4.9million dollars.