Dbanj is a Nigeria hip hop artiste known internationally for his summer hit song Oliver Twist released in 2010. Dbanj is one of the few Nigeria artiste who are changing the Nigeria music industry with his energetic style of music. He is one of the top five richest musicians in Nigeria.
Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo popularly known as Dbanj was born on June 9 1980 in Zaria, Kaduna State, in 2004 dbanj met Don Jazzy in UK the duo later returned to Nigeria to setup the defunct Mohit record label home to Dr SID, Wande Coal, KaySwitch, and D’Prince.
Dbanj has recorded hits songs like Tongolo, Suddenly, Gbono Feli Feli, Fall in Love, Top of the World and Feeling the Nigga Remix with Akon.
Dbanj Net Worth And Endorsement Deals
GLO – Dbanj resigned a deal with the telecommunication company GLO in 2013 after he refused to renew his 70m contract in 2008, the deal is worth more than 70m according to close source.
Ciroc – In 2015 Dbanj and Banky W were officially announced as African ambassadors to World Class Vodka CIROC company and its worth millions of naira. It is not surprising that Dbanj net worth is in millions of dollars.
Apple/Beats By Dre – Dbanj signed a lucrative deal with Beats by Dre in 2014. The deal was undisclosed but we believed the would worth more than 80m, Dbanj also got his own customized headphone as part of the deal.
Bank Of Industry (BOI) – Dbanj was officially presented as the ambassador to one of Nigeria major development financing institution Bank Of Industry (BOI) in 2013.
Dbanj Records Deals
G.O.O.D. Music – Just before the breakup of MoHit Dbanj had already signed a recording contract with Kanye West G.O.O.D. Music record label a deal that is believed to have showcased Dbanj to the World but generally turned out to be a flop because the deal eventually did not take him anywhere – no fresh recording, not hit songs, and no international recognition as a result of the deal till date.
Sony Music Entertainment – Global recording company Sony Music Entertainment was proud to announce the signing of Nigerian star D’Banj to its RCA Africa label, the breakthrough deal also includes a multi-album, worldwide exclusive contract with emerging Nigerian singer-songwriter star Kayswitch and a strategic partnership with D’Banj’s Nigerian record label DB Records.
Mercury Records – D’banj signed with Mercury Records, the label operate as a standalone company in the UK and as part of the The Island Def Jam Music Group in the US; both are subsidiaries of Universal Music Group, The Nigerian Star is listed on the record label official website as one of their acts, along with other international stars like Elton John, JLo, Kanye West, Jay Z, Fabulous, Mariah Carey, Ludacris, Ne Yo and a host of other stars. DBanj net worth is currently put at $5.6 million.