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    Jude Abaga is a Nigerian songwriter and rapper. When you say Jude Abaga, most people would just wonder who you’re talking about but when you mention the name MI the MR Incredible it sure rings a bell to every ear. The name MI is strongly associated with rap music. He’s the undisputed rap soldier in Nigeria. Some say he’s the best rapper in Africa and they see him as one. M.I Abaga net worth is enough to gain him a place at the top 20 richest musicians in Nigeria.

    • Full Name: Jude Abaga
    • Nationality: Nigeria (Taraba State)
    • Source of Wealth: Music, Record Label
    • Net Worth: $100,000,000.00

    The chocolate city front man also doubles as a producer and has a younger brother  in the rapping business who is doing incredibly great. He’s from the northern part of Nigerian, the one place no one thinks anything good thing can crawl out from when it comes to the music industry. He savaged his region’s bad reputation from the ditch and raised up proteges in his line of duty like Ice prince and his brother Jesse Jagz.

     

    History and Biography

    Jude Abaga was born on 4 October, 1981 in Jos Nigeria to Pastor and Mrs Abaga. He hails from Takum in Taraba state, Nigeria. He is a member of a family of five (parents inclusive) all male offsprings. Education He attended Baptist High School Jos and later proceeded to Calvin college, Michigan United states to study business administration.

    Music Background and Career Success

    As a kid, his mum got him some musical equipment to practice with while he studied musical works of famous American artists. In college at Michigan, he would perform for the numerous hip hop shows organized in the school. He was also a good poet, and we all the power of poetry and its ability to equip one with dope punchlines, just in case you don’t know, good poets make ace rappers.

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    He swung completely into his music thing on returning to Nigeria in 2003 where he settled in Jos. This led to a release of his debut single titled “safe”. This song panned out successfully and received incessant air plays in radio and Music Video stations. This huge success was really pregnant as at then and would later give birth to his debut album “Let’s talk about it” and the sample mixtape titled “Illegal Music 1” in 2009 the part 2 in 2012 and the 3rd in 2016. He was signed into “Chocolate City ” a record label which left him with a choice of relocating to the Nigerian capital city Abuja.

    The relocation marked a turning point in his career. His new base set him on the popularity radar and earned him some way too cool awards through his works. His proofed his worth as a guru in lyricism while in Abuja. What he lacked in height, he compensated for it in lyrics. He Co owns a music production company, Rytchus era with his brother Jesse.

    Studio Albums

    Talk About It (2008)M.I 2 (2010)The Chairman (2014)Compilation albumsThe Indestructible Choc Boi Nation (with Chocolate City ) (2015)MixtapesIllegal Music (2009)Illegal Music 2 (2012)Illegal Music 3: The Finale (2016)

    Awards and Nominations

    WonBest Rap Album ( The Chairman)- The Headies 2015

    Best Rap Album 2009 –Hip Hop world Awards

    Hip Hop Revelation 2009 – Hip Hop World Awards

    Best New Act of the Year 2009 – Nigerian Entertainment Awards

    Best Rap Single 2008 – Hip Hop World Awards

    Musician of the Year– Modemen Awards 2008

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    Best New Act- MTV Africa Music Awards 2009

    Best Use of Special Effects in a video-NMVA 2009

    Best Mainstream Hip Hop Video-NMVA 2009

    Musician of the Year-The Future Awards 2010

    Musician of the Year – City People 2010

    Artist of the Year – National Daily 2010

    Musician of the Year – Malaysian African Entertainments Awards 2010

    Most Amiable Brand – Orange Wall of Fame 2010

    Nominations

    Best Rap Single – The Headies 2015Album Of The Year (The Chairman)

    The Headies 2015 Best Rap Album

    Hip Hop World Awards 2009 Lyricist on the Roll

    Hip Hop World Awards 2009 HipHop Revelation

    Hip Hop World Awards 2009 Musician of the Year

    Modemen Awards 2008 Lyricist on the Roll

    Hip Hop World Awards 2008 Best Rap Single

    Hip Hop World Awards 2008 Next Rated

    Hip Hop World Awards 2008 Best Mainstream Hip Hop Video Nigerian Music Video Awards 2009 Best Director(Mex)

    Nigerian Music Video Awards 2009 Video of The Year

    Nigerian Music Video Awards 2009 Best Use of Special Effects in a video

    Nigerian Music Video Awards 2009 Musician of the Year

    The Future Awards 2009 Face of Hope Ambassador

    Face of Hope Nigeria Project

    Best Rap Single-Hip Hop World Awards 2010

    Lyricist on the Roll-Hip Hop World Awards 2010

    Best International Act- BET Awards 2010

    Artiste of the Year – The Headies 2011

    Album of the Year ( Mi2) – The Headies 2011

    Artist of the Year- Diaspora Professionals, Dubai 2011

    M.I Abaga Net Worth and Endorsement

    He is signed into a deal with indigenous Telecom.company Glo Nigeria. M.I Abaga net worth is estimated at $3.9million, making him one of the richest rapper in Africa.

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