Augustine Miles Kelechi, known by stage as Tekno, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. He was born on December 17, 1992 in Ivo Local Government Area of Ebonyi State. He is from a family of six, five boys and one girl. His father was a member of the army and for that reason, his childhood was full of experience hence he was raised in places like Nassarawa, Kaduna and Abuja.
Tekno Profile Overview
|Real Name:||Augustine Miles Kelechi|
|Birthday:||December 17, 1992|
|Place of Birth:||Bauchi State, Nigeria|
|Occupation:||Singer, Producer, Song writer|
|Net Worth:||$2.5 Million (N970,075,000)|
Tekno nurtured the dream of becoming a musical star even when he was just 8 years old. He was taken to a music school where he learnt music and the methods of playing instruments, organs and singing. He mastered music and was first signed by K-Mony Entertainment where he slammed his first single titled ‘Holiday’. A song which he featured Davido.
He grew into the hall of fame and was recognized at an event in Abuja by a comedian Julius Agwu. Tecno received a standing ovation when he performed on stage and was received by numerous musicians and the manager of Made Men Music Group, who encouraged him to go Lagos in persuade of his musical career.
Coming in contact with the manager of the Made Men Music Group, the became friends and this made Tekno to sign a recording contract with the group on the 5th October, 2013, where droped singles like; ‘Dance’ and ‘Anything’. With the singles, he won awards and was nominated in the Best New act of the Year’ in 2014.
He also released a mind blowing single which he titled ‘Duro’ a song which was produced by DJ Coublon. Tekno received both home and international recognition. He later remix Duro featuring Phyno and Flavour on the 16th of November, 2015. The song was ranked on so many charts at home and international.
On November 20, 2015, Tekno Miles released a single titled “Wash”. The song was produced by DJ Coublon with the video directed by AJE Filmworks. In June 2018, Tekno signed a distribution deal with Universal Music Group Nigeria (UMGN), a division of Universal Music Group in charge of West Africa, as well as the UK-based Island Records.
Tekno also dropped another single which was produced by DJ Coublon and a video which was directed by AJE Filmworks. Universal Music Group of Nigeria due to his fame, offered him deal, a group that was recognized in both West Africa and UK based Records.
Tekno Net worth
Tekno’s wealth comes music and other endorsement as well album streams. His net worth is estimated to be $2.5 million.