Chinedu Okoli (born 23 November 1983), better known by his stage name Flavour N’abania or simply Flavour, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He was born in Enugu State, Nigeria. His family is originally from Umunze in Orumba South LGA, Anambra State, Nigeria.
Flavour Music Life
He began his musical career as a drummer for a local church. He has the ability to sing fluently in the Igbo language. Flavour is widely celebrated worldwide when he releases his hit song “Nwa Baby (Ashawo Remix)”. He is currently signed to 2nite Entertainment.
Flavour began his music career at the age of 13 when he started playing the drums for his church choir in Enugu. The resident pastor at his church introduced him to a friend, Chris I. Ordor, the CEO of SoundCity Communications. In 1996, Flavour was invited to join the company on an educational scholarship to study music. After three years of playing the drums, Flavour started playing the drums professionally. In 1999, Flavour moved on from playing the drums and started playing the keyboard. He also used to provide backing vocals for other musicians at SoundCity.
Flavour Music Awards
- 2014 Channel O Music Video Awards Most Gifted Afro Pop “Ada Ada” Nominated
- 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards Indigenous Artist of the Year Nominated
- He also won Best Traditional Artist -Best Video of the Year “Ada Ada” – Won
- City People Entertainment Awards Musician Of The Year (Male) Nominated
- Best Collabo of the Year “Oh! Baby (You & I)”(Chidinma featuring Flavour N’abania) Nominated
- Video of the Year “Ada Ada” – MTV Africa Music Awards 2014 – Best Live Act
In 2005, he released his self-titled debut album N’abania. In 2010, Flavour released his second studio album Uplifted. It was supported by the singles “Nwa Baby (Ashawo Remix)”, “Adamma”, and “Oyi Remix”. The album’s success made Flavour one of Africa’s most sought out artists. Flavour was booked to perform at numerous concerts and social events following Uplifted’s release.
Flavour Net Worth
He is the founder and owner of 2nite Music Group record label with an estimated net worth of $10.2 Million.