Azubuike Chibuzor Nelson, popularly known by his stage name as Phyno is a Nigerian rapper who burst into the music scene in 2003 as a music producer.
Born in Enugu in 1986, Phyno developed the passion for music at a tender age and started exhibiting his music traits in his secondary school days when he learnt to play the piano and the drum.
By 2010, Phyno began officially rapping in music videos and audios and this in turn, made him relocate to Lagos, the commercial capital of Nigeria. He actually found his feet in Lagos.
Phyno has featured so many acts like P-Square, Timaya, Ill Bliss, M.I, to mention but a few and he has two albums to his name; the first being “No Guts, No Glory” and the second one being “2 Kings”.
Popular singles by Phyno include “Alobam”, “Connect” to mention but a few. It is noteworthy to state that he mainly raps in Igbo and spices it up with Nigerian pidgin and the English language to give it that extra feel.
In conclusion, this great Nigerian rapper of Igbo descent studied Public Administration at the Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Enugu.
To all young people out there, if you want to succeed, learn to take your education seriously as Phyno did and the sky will be the springboard to success.