Ruggedman is a Nigerian rapper and as well hip hop artiste, he was born as Michael Stephens and hails from Abia State. He is also known and called Ruggedybaba.
Below we show you 7 things you do not know about Ruggedman.
- His real name is Michael Stephens and he is from Ohafia, Abia State.
- He is a graduate of Political Science from Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo.
- He is a die-hard Manchester United fan.
- Ruggedman launched himself into the music industry in 1999 and managed to become the most featured rapper in the early 2000 after he released the diss track ‘Ehen’.
- He has performed alongside international acts like KC & Jojo, Guru, Sean Paul, Wyclef Jean, Akon, Wayne Wonder, Ja Rule, Kevin Little, Maxi Priest, Kanye West, LL Cool J, T-Pain, Nas and Nelly.
- He has also collaborated with top Nigerian acts including 2face Idibia, Flavour and Wande Coal.
- He released all his albums under his own ‘Rugged Records’ label.
Ruggedman broke out into the musical scene at an early age and since then, he has been rocking Nigerians with his rapping skills. Do well to let us know what you think of Ruggedman in the comment section below.