For some time the name Naira Marley has been on the lips of many but the question is who is Naira Marley? Before you start to overthink this article is about to disclose some information about the Nigerian singer and songwriter such as Naira Marley Biography, Naira Marley Net worth, age, music, and many more.
Naira Marley Biography
Azeez Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter born on 10th May 1991 at Agege in Nigeria. He is known as the president of his controversial fan base, “Marlians“. At the age of 11, he moved to Peckham in South London, UK. He studied at Porlock Hall before attending Walworth School, where he obtained his General Certificate of Secondary Education.
Naira Marley graduated with a distinction in business from Peckham Academy. He also studied business law at Crossways College (now Christ the King Sixth Form College).
It’s been Naira Marley’s greatest wished to become a voice-over and MC when he was young but growing up he later developed a passion for music and started singing in 2014. His best friends encouraged him to take his music career seriously which influenced him to release ‘Max Twigz” in 2015 before his debut EP Gotta Dance.
The name Naira Marley according to the Nigerian musician was inspired by legendary Bob Marley’s name.
Naira Marley Net Worth
Naira Marley has a net worth of $700,000 equivalent to ₦255M in Nigeria naira.
Naira Marley Top 50 Songs
Below are some of Naira Marley top 50 songs;
- Am I a Yahoo Boy
- Opotoyi (Marlians)
- Issa Goal
- Flying Away
- Bad Influence
- Issa Goal (feat. Olamide & Lil Kesh)
- Drummer Boy
- Marry Juana
- Royal Rumble
- Oja – Challenge Version
- Naija Issagoal
- JAPA – Ghana Remix
- Yanyanyan (feat. Mayorkun)
- Dido Lobo (Freestyle)
- Rice & Beans
- Marry Juana (feat. Max Twigz)
- Oja (Challenge Version)
- Naija Issa Goal (Remix)
- Final (Freestyle)
- Back 2 Work
- Praise and Worship (feat. Lumi)
- Anywhere (feat. Ms Banks)
- Marry Juana (Dirty) [feat. Max Twigz]
- Puta (Pxta) | Naijaloaded.com.ng
- Soapy | Naijaloaded.com.ng
- Fly Away
- Marlian Riddim – Remix
- Issa Goal (Instrumental) (feat. Olamide & Lil
- Like Chief Keef
- Naija Issagoal (feat. Olamide, Falz, Simi, Sl
- Marry Juana (Dirty)
- Opotoyi (Marlians) || tooxclusive.com
- Hang Wit Me
- Tingasa (feat. C Blvck)
- Naija Issa Goal
Naira Marley Nominations and Awards
Naira Marley through hardworking and determination has won many nominations like;
|2020||Soundcity MVP Awards||Viewers’ Choice||“Soapy”||Won|
|Song of the Year||Nominated|
|2019||City People Music Awards||Artiste of the Year (Male)||Nominated|
|Street Song of the Year||“Soapy”||Nominated|
The singer and songwriter are married to two beautiful women and also blessed with four children namely; Aishat, Simiat Fashola, Farouq Fashola, and Fawaz Fashola.
Fawaz is currently the last-born child of Naira Marley. He was born on the 7th of April 2018.
Josiah Farouq Fashola fondly referred to as Jojo Marlian is the first son of Naira Marley. He was born on the 30th of October 2015.
Aisha and Simiat Fashola are the joint firstborn twin daughters of Naira Marley. They were born on the 21st of April 2015.