Chidinma Ekile publically known by her name “Chidinma” is a Nigerian Songstress, songwriter and stage performer. Her melodious voice has won the admiration of all both far and wide and was the winner of the MTN’s talent hunt music show ‘Project Fame’. He wealth and success in the music industries has ranked among the top 20 richest musicians in Nigeria.
Chidinma Profile Overview
|Real Name:||Chidinma Ekile|
|Birthday:||2 May 1991|
|Place of Birth:||Ketu, Kosofe, Lagos, Nigeria|
|Occupation:||Singer, Song writer, Performer|
|Net Worth:||$1.3 million (N504,400,000)|
Her victory at the MTN talent hunt was the begining of her musical career. She secured a deal, a fortune and a car and she rapidly Chidinma became a house hold name. She’s arguably one of the youngest richest female in the Nigerian Music Industry.
Chidinma was born on the 2nd of May, 1991 in ketu, Lagos. She is the native of the eastern heartland Imo State Nigeria and the 6th child in the family of seven.
Chidinma Net Worth & Biography
She had her elementary and secondary education in ketu, and also got admitted into the University of Lagos where she read mass communication. She couldn’t make it to the end of her tertiary education hence she was too engrossed with her quest for winning the MTN talent hunt popularly called ‘Project Fame’. She later went back to the ivory tower to study sociology.
Chidinma Music Career
Chindinma started nurturing her aspiration of becoming a music star at a very tender age and was a member of the church choir. She rose from being a church chorister to being the winner of the MTN Project Fame. The victory gave her a golden entry in to the Music Industry. She released her single “emi ni baller” with a record breaking video success on MTV base
She released her first album in 2011 which she tittled ”Chidinma” under a record label called Spinlet. She is known for her popular songs like “jankoliko” and “kedike” (a track that also gave her the name Miss kedike). After an awkward disappearance in the music industry, she resurfaced in 2013 with the singles “bless my hustle” featuring phyno and “oh baby” featuring the ukwu crooner flavour.
Chidinma has won numerous awards such as; KORA awards, The Best Female West African Act” category at the KORA awards held in ivory coast in 2012, the Nigeria Music Video Award in her “Best Extra Pop video ” category in 2014. Chidinma was also nominated in the following:
- City People Entertainment Awards (3)
- Nigerian Entertainment Awards (7)
- The Headies Awards (3)
- MTV Africa Music Awards (1)
- Channel O Music Awards (1)
- Nigerian Music Video Awards (4)
- Africa Muzik Magazine Awards (1)
Chidinma Net Worth
Chidinma’s net worth is estimated to be $1.3 million