Ckay Biography | Age | Career | Education | Net Worth
One of the questions asked about CKay is where he is from. The singer was born and brought up in Kaduna, a state in the northern part of Nigeria.
CKay was born on in to the family of Mr and Mrs Ekweani on July 16, 1995 and is currently 27 years old (2022).
According to CKay, he was inspired to start making music through his father who was a choir composer in their family church.
Early Life and Education
Chukwuka Ekweani was born on 16 July 1995 in Kaduna state, Nigeria. He is of Igbo origin from Anambra State, Nigeria. His love for music was driven by his father, who was a choir conductor at their local church. While growing up, he was moved by musical instruments, which prompted him to learn the piano from his father.
Ckay received quality education from leading primary and secondary schools in the Northern and Southern regions of the country. Although, the names of the institutions he attended are not public knowledge.
Ckay was introduced to music at the age of seven (7) by his father who was a choir conductor in church. He was already producing beats and writing songs for a Christian music group at the age of 13.
In 2014, he relocated to Lagos state to pursue a career in music. He was signed as a production intern with Loopy music which gave him the opportunity to work with many top artistes.
He was later signed to chocolate city as it’s in house producer after Loopy music merged with chocolate city and M.I became the CEO.
16 July 1995
Early LifeCkay was born on July 16, 1995 in Kaduna State to Dr & Mrs Ekweani. He is originally from Anambra State, Southeastern part of Nigeria.
CKay is one of Africa’s top artists, he has built a fortune in a short while from performing at shows and the royalties generated by his discography.
He is estimated to have a net worth of US$5 million.