He has been in music for quite a while before he achieved fame in 2017. Naira Marley entered into the spotlight of Nigerian music with the hit single Issa Goal which featured already established stars like Olamide Badoo, Falz, Simi, Slimcase, and Lil Kesh in the remix of the song.
Naira Marley Biography: Age, Early Life, Education, Family, Career, Awards & Nominations, Business, Arrest, Net Worth, Soapy hitmaker making moves and growing his brand, Marlian.
Naira Marley is considered to be the best newcomer in the industry after Wizkid.
He worked up the charts and later earned the name, Marlian from his fans.
He is a hard worker who is considered to have won the year 2019 with continuously releasing smash hit singles and topped different musical channels in television and radio.
He is in a polygamous relationship and a family man.
Naira Marley Age
Nairs Marley was born on the 10th of May in 1991. He is 30-years-old.
Naira Marley Early Life
Naira Marley was born in Agege, Lagos State in Nigeria. His parents are Mr and Mrs Fashola.
He was named Azeez Fashola at birth but his stage name soon took over. At the age of 11, he moved to Peckham, South London, England
Naira Marley has kept his personal life private and not much is not about his sibling, but it is believed that he was born in a family where he has many brothers and sisters.
Naira Marley Education
Niara Marley studied at Porlock Hall before attending Walworth School in the UK, where he obtained his General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE).
Naira Marley furthered his studies at Peckham Academy and graduated with a distinction for Business. He continued his studies and enrolled for business law at Crossways College now known as the Christ the King Sixth Form College.
Naira Marley Family
Naira Marley is married to two wives and has four children.
Naira Marley is a private person who does not share anything publicly about his love life but he has shared that he has two wives who are Americans.
Naira Marley Career
Naira Marley sings in English, Pidgin and Yoruba. His music is a blend of Afrobeats and hip-hop.
He came up with his stage name through his admiration of the Jamaican legend, Bob Marley and he also started growing his locks as his idol, Bob Marley had.
Naira Marley started his career in 2014. He used to dream of becoming an MC and a voice-over artist until he was dared by his friends to take a shot at singing and rapping.
Naira Marley Contacts: Phone number & Email Address
Phone Number:– +234903-555-8433 – Unverified
E-mail Address:– Nairamarleymanagement@yahoo.com
Naira Marley Net Worth
Through his fast-growing 6 years of activity in the music industry, Naira Marley is estimated to be worth over $1.2 million and is regarded as one of the most influential upcoming musicians in Nigeria.
Naira Marley Business
In 2018, Naira Marley saw an opportunity following the exponential growth of his fan base and he started a cultural event, Marlian Fest – which is an annual festival that takes place in Lagos and he performs for his fans.
During the 2019 Marlian Fest, Naira Marley announced the launch of his record label, Marlian Records and revealed that they signed the likes of CBlvck, Zinoleesky, MohBad and Fabian Blu as its first artists.
Naira Marley EFCC Arrest Story
The arrest was made a day after Naira Marley released the video for his controversial single “Am I A Yahoo Boy”.
His friends were released three days after their arrest, but Naira Marley remained in custody due to overwhelming evidence against him.
In May 2019, Naira Marley was charged by the EFCC with 11 counts of fraud. He later appeared before the Federal High Court and pleaded “not guilty” and he had his bail hearing on the 30th of May in 2019.
Naira Marley was granted bail on the 14th of June in 2019 and was set to be released on a N2,000,000 bail.
Naira Marley released the single “4 Nights In Ekohtiebo” while still in prison. In it, he talks about his industry friends, foes and other people who have admired him.
Naira Marley EPs
- Gotta Dance (2015)
- Lord of Lamba (2019)
Naira Marley Hit Singles (Tracks)
- 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]
- 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 Awards And Recognition
- 2020 Soundcity MVP Awards Viewers’ Choice “Soapy” Won
- Best Song of the Year Nominated
- Best Pop of the year Nominated
- 2019 City People Music Awards Artiste of the Year (Male) Nominated
- Street Song of the Year “Soapy” Nominated
- On 11 January 2020, he won Viewers’ Choice for “Soapy” at the 2020 Soundcity MVP Awards.
Naira Marley Official Instagram Account Page
Naira Marley is one of the best professional singer, record producer, and songwriter. Here is his Official Instagram Account @nairamarley. Although so many impersonators are on Instagram claiming to be the real Naira Marley.