Skales Net worth & Biography

Skales Networth & Biography

Raoul John Njeng-Njeng popularly called Skales is a Nigerian rapper and singer-songwriter.He was born Raoul John Njeng-Njeng on April 1, 1991 in Kaduna State. He began his music career in 2000 with writing rap songs before transitioning into doing real music. In 2009, he released his debut single, Must Shine. Also, in 2015, Skales released Shake body. Shake body was widely received both locally and internationally and till date, has remained a classic hit.

Skales Profile Overview


Real Name: Raoul John Njeng-Njeng
Birthday: April 1, 1991
Age: 29 years
Place of Birth: Kaduna State, Nigeria
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Height: 5ft 1in
Occupation: Singer
Years Active: 2000–present
Net Worth: $2.6 Million (N1,007,500,000)
Partner(s): Uknown
Death-O-Meter: Alive

In addition, Skales has recorded and released hundreds of songs and has collaborated with several artistes, both Nigerian and foreign.

Skales Early Life

His professional name Skales is an acronym of Seek Knowledge Acquire Large Entrepreneurial Skills. He hails from Edo state, but was single handedly raised by his mother in Kaduna state. Young Skales attended the University of Jos, but left for Lead City University, Ibadan along the line. At Lead City, he earned a degree in Office Management and Technology.

Skales Music Career

Skales enthusiasm for music created while visiting his mom’s tape store in his developmental age. What’s more, in 2000, he began composing rap tunes. While in Jos, he met and worked with Jeremiah Gyang and Jesse Jagz who were makers. Later in 2008, he participated in the Zain Tru Search Competition and won in the North Central locale.

From that point, in 2009, he discharged his presentation single Must Shine. Must Shine got a great deal of basic survey. It bested Rhythm FM graphs in Lagos, Jos and Abuja. Likewise, he discharged the melody Heading for a Grammy. As per him, Heading for a Grammy was motivated by Kanye West’s Jesus Walks (2004). The tune resembled a tribute to self-strengthening.

Skales Net Worth

As seen above, just like many other Nigerian musicians, Skales estimated net worth is $2.6 million. He is also one of the richest and influential musicians in Nigeria. Additionally, he was mentioned as one of the new MTN ambassadors in 2016. The giant telecommunication announced his name together with few other celebrities. Such as; Falz, Iyanya, Chidinma, Tekno Miles, Saka e.t.c

Skales Awards And Recognition.

Few of his awards are;

  1. Best Upcoming Artiste (Male), Nigerian Teen Choice Awards, 2013
  2. Best Vocal Performance (Male) for Emergency ft in collaboration with Runtown ft Patoranking

Skales Songs

Skales has released hundreds of songs. Some of it include;

  1. Must Shine, 2009
  2. Bo Se Se Mi, 2009
  3. Goosebumps, 2009
  4. Ori Mi ft Wizkid, 2010
  5. Be Mine, 2010
  6. Thank God its Christmas, 2010
  7. Shake Body, 2015
  8. Je Kan Mo, 2015
  9. Lo Le, 2015
  10. Ijo Ayo, 2015
  11. Always ft Davido, 2015
  12. Your Body Hot ft Attitude, 2015
  13. I Am for Real, 2015
  14. Jogodo ft Oritsefemi, 2015
  15. Ajaga ft Timaya & Davido, 2016
  16. Nobody’s Business ft Banky W, 2016
  17. Agolo, 2017
  18. For You, 2017
  19. Shaku Shaku, 2017
  20. Give me Love ft Tekno, 2017
  21. Kpete Wicked, 2017
  22. Sawa, 2018
  23. O’Crazy, 2018
  24. Fast Whyne, 2018
  25. Currency, 2018
  26. Fire Waist ft Harmonize, 2018
  27. Ego, 2019
  28. Feposi, 2019
  29. Pon Mi (Remix), 2018
  30. Fast Whyne, 2019
  31. Sawa ft Dice Ailes, 2019

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