Naeto C was born as Naetochukwu Chikwe on 17 December 1982 in Houston, Texas and is of Nigerian origin. His versatility in the music world knows no bounds.
Below are 15 untold secrets about Naeto C.
1. Naeto C was born as Naetochukwu Chikwe on 17 December 1982.
2. He is the son of former Nigerian Ambassador of Ireland, Doctor Mrs. Kema Chikwe and Chief Herbert Chikwe.
3. He was articulated into other creative art forms, most specifically poetry, which took him to various competitions and earned him accolades as a young poet.
4. He completed his secondary school education in Lagos state.
5. He graduated in 2004 from the George Washington University with a BSc in Biology and in 2010; he pursued an MSc in Energy Studies at the University of Dundee in Scotland.
6. He mentioned in an interview that his most notable production achievement was the release of the single “I Believe” which featured Sheun and the South African artist, Hugh Masekela.
7. He won the Best New Musician at the 2008 MTV Africa Music Awards and the Video of the Year category at the 2009 Channel O Music Video Awards.
8. He has been nominated for a number of awards including the Artiste of the Year and Album of the Year category at the 2012 Headies Awards.
9. He has worked with prominent entertainment stars like Flavour N’abania, Wande Coal, Don Jazzy, Davido, Lynxxx and D’banj to mention a few.
10. His debut album “You Know My P” was released in May 2008. The album was well received and received massive airplay in a number of radio stations.
11. In early 2013, he got married to his lovely wife, Nicole.
12. Naeto C and his wife are both blessed with 2 lovely children.