Nigerian Celebrities Biography: Adewale Ayuba

Adewale Ayuba’s Biography

 

Synopsis:

Adewale Ayuba was born on the 6th of May, 1966 in Ikenne, Remo, Ogun state. He is also known as Mr. Johnson and popularly known for singing Fuji music. He grew up as a child singer and released his first album at the age of 17. He was signed up by Sony Music (Nigerian) to record his album- Bubble, which was released in 1991. This album gave him international recognition. He is the last child of his parents. He got married in 1989 and the union is blessed with six children. His wife is from Onitsha-Oke, Anambra state, Nigeria.
Genre: Fuji
Education:
Adewale Ayuba had his secondary school education at Remo Secondary School, Sagamu, ogun state and was admitted into Ogun State Polytechnic to study Architecture. His music career however, took center-stage.
Albums:
After signing his first record deal in in the 80s, he has released 15 Nigerian albums
and four international albums. They include:
  •  Ibere (Beginning): 1986
  •  Igida (Tribute to Obafemi Awolowo): 1987
  •  Bonsue knockout: 1988
  •  Ife: 1989
  •  Bubble: 1990
  •  Mr. Johnson Play for Me: 1993
  •  Buggle D (Dance): 1995
  •  Move Up: 1995
  •  Fuji Time: 1996
  •  Fuji Music: 1997
  •  Fuji Dub: 1997
  •  Acceleration: 1999
  •  Turn Me On: 2001
  •  Formular: 2003
  •  Fuji Satisfaction: 2005
  •  Ijo Fuji: 2007
  •  Mellow: 2009
  •  Ariya: 2011
  •  Sugar: 2013
  •  Happy people Remix: 2015
Awards:
He won numerous awards which include:
  •  Two KORA Awards
  •  Afro America Music Awards
  •  HEN Foundation
  •  Key To The City Of Providence Rhode Island
  •  Fuji Music Lifetime Awards
  •  Nigerian Music Awards
  •  Nigerian Community Association, USA
  •  AMEN Awards
  •  CEPAN Awards
  •  The Headies
  •  New Koko Dome Honor
  •  CBS Platinum sales
  •  Floating World Honor
  •  Golden Sony Awards
  •  M. A. A. N.
  •  Learning and Culture Awards
  •  Arise and Shine
  •  WorldWide Superstar Awards
  •  Gathering Of Africa’s Best
  •  Osab Awards For Excellency
  •  City People Entertainment Awards
  •  Yoruba Music Films Awards
  •  The Ambassadors Club
  •  Podium International
Social Profile:
Adewale Ayuba on Twitter: @officialAyuba
Adewale Ayuba on Instagram: @officialayuba
Adewale Ayuba on Facebook: Adewale Ayuba

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