Don Jazzy Age
Don Jazzy Age. Don Jazzy with real name – Michael Collins Ajereh was born on the 26th of November 1982 in Lagos State. He is a top music producer, songwriter, singer and entrepreneur who is hails from Nigeria. Alongside D’banj, he co-founded Mo’Hits record label in 2004. He set up Mavins record label on the 8th of May 2012. Don Jazzy Age.
Don Jazzy’s Net Worth
Don Jazzy is debatably the second richest musician in Nigeria. He has produced a lot of singles and albums for many top artists. In what has gone on to be an illustrious music career, he has been and is associated with acts like Timaya, Olamide and Iyanya who recently left Mavins record for Temple Music.
According to the latest release by Forbes, Don Jazzy’s is allegedly worth about $25 million dollars. Funny enough, Don Jazzy has no single track or album to call his own. Using his baritone voice, he is mostly doing background vocals for his clientele. Majority of the time, he performs with his Mavin team on stage.
Don Jazzy is a beneficiary of many mouth watering endorsement deals. He has a deal with telecommunications powerhouse MTN which he recently renewed. The initial amount which was N25 million has been increased to about N40 million. He also has a deal with Loya Milk for advertising and promoting the Loya brand, the deal is said to be worth around N40 million.
Don Jazzy has a stake in Flobyt, which he revealed this last year whilst claiming that he has entered partnership with Dele Odufuye and is bigger than being a ‘brand ambassador’ now as he was looking towards partnership. According to him, Flobyt will help local consumers of Nigerian music to access musical content online easily. In using Flobyt, the plug and play device which is an internet router does not require much technical know how on the part of the end-user.
Don Jazzy is a sucker for luxurious cars. His garage collection includes a Porsche 911 Carrera (N30 million), Black Cadillac Escalade (N25 million), Range Rover Sports (N21 million) and Bentley Continental Flying Spur (N66 million). I think most of our top musicians top seem to have an insatiable desire for capable and expensive cars. Don Jazzy Age.
Don Jazzy has not limited himself to only investing in music, he has also set his sights on other sources of income like real estate and he owns Mavins Energy Limited, which is an oil and gas company. In terms of landed properties, he owns a mansion in Lekki Phase 1 area of Lagos State (N160 million). Last year he posted pictures of his epicurean Los Angeles home which said to be worth well over $5 million dollars.
Don Jazzy Biography
Don Jazzy with real name – Michael Collins Ajereh was born on the 26th of November 1982 in Lagos State.
He is a top music producer, songwriter, singer and entrepreneur who is hails from Nigeria. Alongside D’banj, he co-founded Mo’Hits record label in 2004. He set up Mavins record label on the 8th of May 2012. Don Jazzy Age.
Don jazzy has worked with Beyonce, Jay-Z and Kanye West. In a song which featured Beyonce, He produced and added vocals alongside Mike Dean, Jeff Bhasker, Q-Tip, Mr Hudson, Ricardo Louis and Bankulli.
In 2012, Don Jazzy established the Mavin dynasty which since it’s inception has gone on to release classic singles like Dorubucci, Adaobi, Looku Looku and Arise. Though Wande Coal later went solo, Tiwa Savage was signed on to the label to add more stealth. She has gone to release and feature in hit songs like Ma Lo (feat Wizkid), Ife (feat Pasuma), If I Start to Talk (feat Dr Sid), Ife Wa Gbona (feat Leo Wonder), Standing Ovation (feat Olamide) and Girlie ‘O’ (feat Patoranking). Mavin records is home to fine artists like Korede Bella, Reekado Banks, Poe, DNA Twins, Dr Sid and Johnny Drille. Don Jazzy Age.
It is believed that Don Jazzy charges at least N1 million for a single track. In 2016, Don Jazzy revealed in a tweet that he doesn’t take money for signing up a record artist to Mavin but listed factors such as Talent, Hardwork and Dedication as specific requirements to be a Mavin artist. He then criticized record labels which demanded money before signing an artist. Don Jazzy Age.
Don Jazzy and D’banj recently revealed through their respective social media outlets that a Mo’Hits tour was being planned. Recall that at Davido’s 30billion concert in December last year, Davido shocked fans by reuniting the Mo’Hits crew who then performed on stage.
There is no doubt that Don Jazzy has done well for himself, At the age of 35, he has achieved a lot. He is undoubtedly hardworking and focused. Don Jazzy Age.
Dailynewsbiller wishes Don Jazzy the best in his career.