Joseph Junior Adenuga known as “Skepta” is a renowned Nigerian / British English grime Artist, Rapper, Model, Songwriter, Producer and A Director.
Born on 19th September 1982, raised in Meridian Walk Estate, a council estate in Tottenham, North London, United Kingdom to Nigerian Parents.
He is the eldest child born into a family of four children. He is presently 36 years old. He is so cute, talented, gifted, skillful, and creative.
In 2005, skepta began his musical career later before Meridian Crew dispersed, thereafter Skepta, and his brother Jme joined Roll Deep for a little period of time before becoming establishing member of the group “Boy Better Know” in 2006. Following the formation of the group “Boy Better Know” Skepta faught with his fellow MC and grime myth Devilman for the DVD Lord of the Mics 2, in what is remembered as one of the huge quarrel in grime history.
Before-long Skepta let go an entitled “Joseph Junior Adenuga”. In 2007, he released his debut atelier album “Greatest Hits” and his second album “Microphone Champion” was released in the year 2009. While his third album “Doin’ It Again” was released by AATW in 2011.
He let go his fourth album “Konnichiwa” on 6th May 2016 to critical acclaim, winning that year’s Mercury Prize. Skepta’s younger brother and Singers of “Boy Better Know” crew, Jme are well famous grime artist. Skepta is also the brother of Beats 1 DJ Julie Adenuga.
His authority on contemporary British well known culture as a leading shape in the grime scene saw him emerge on Debrett’s 2017 list of the most powerful individuals in the United Kingdom.
- Shut Down
- That’s Not Me
- Microphone Champion
- Ace Good Flow
- Greatest Hits
- Bullet From A Gun
- Papi Chulo
- Red Card
- Make Peace Not War
- Grease Mode
- No Security
- Kiss And Tell
- Love Me Not
- Pure Water
- No Sleep, And Many More.
- Skept won Best Video at MOBO Awards. In 2015, he won Best Song at MOBO Awards in 2014.
- In 2016, he also won Album of the Year at the Mercury Prize and Best International Act at BET Awards.
- Skepta won British Male Solo Artist at the BRIT Awards in 2016.
- Best International Act at BET Awards.
Skept was established as a leader in his Nigerian hometown in Ogun State bearing the chieftaincy title of Amuludun of Odo-Aje on April 4th 2018.
Skepta is currently one of the richest and most influential artist in Nigeria & United Kingdom with the estimated net worth of $250,000 million.
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