Don Jazzy

Don Jazzy was born on 26 November 1982 in Umuahia, Abia state. He grew up with his three siblings in Ajegunle city, Lagos state, where his family moved when he was little. He graduated from Federal Government College Lagos.

Michael started playing the drums and singing when he was four. At the age of 12, he developed a passion for the bass guitar. He graduated from the Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma in Edo state where he studied Business Management.

In 2000, Don Jazzy moved to London, the United Kingdom when his uncle invited him to come play the drums for the neighbourhood church.

In 2004, he partnered with D'Banj to set up the Mo' Hits Records. Under Mo’ Hits label, he released the next albums:

In 2011, Kanye West noticed Don Jazzy’s talent and signed him up as a producer on his GOOD Music label.

In May 2012, he split up with childhood friend and Mo'Hits partner, D'banj, and founded Mavin Records label.

He has produced tracks for such artists as Dr SID, Wande Coal, D'Prince, Darey, Naeto C, Olakunle Excel et Zanga, Sauce Kid, Ikechukwu & Tiwa Savage. He also collaborated with Jay-Z and Kanye West on the production of Lift Off, featuring Beyoncé on the album Watch The Throne, released on 8 August 2011.

According to recent Forbes’ list of the most powerful celebrity in Africa, Don Jazzy was rated as the 36th.

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Singer Korede Bello goes to school, graduates with distinction

Singer Korede Bello goes to school, graduates with distinction
Social media reacts to Biggie bringing back 2 evicted housemates, believes it's unfair

Social media reacts to Biggie bringing back 2 evicted housemates, believes it's unfair

The Big Brother organizers recently revealed that 2 evicted housemates could still be voted back into the house and this decision has caused quit a stir on social media as people believe it is a bad move and unfair. Read more.

Social media reacts to Biggie bringing back 2 evicted housemates, believes it's unfair
Who is the richest person in the Nigerian ♫ music ♪ industry?

Who is the richest person in the Nigerian ♫ music ♪ industry?

Who can boast enormous riches and having their name on the Forbes Africa list of ♫ RICHEST MUSICIANS ♪ in Africa? Who is the richest in Nigeria music industry? Let’s find out! You might be surprised by the answer

Who is the richest person in the Nigerian ♫ music ♪ industry?
A strange snake ate my money - Don Jazzy replies lady on Whatsapp

A strange snake ate my money - Don Jazzy replies lady on Whatsapp

Award winning record label boss and music star Don Jazzy has taken to his Instagram handle to show off his conversation with a lady who asked him for some money. He told the lady in a chat that a strange snake ate all his money.

A strange snake ate my money - Don Jazzy replies lady on Whatsapp
Don Jazzy publicly apologises to lady who claimed he body shamed her

Don Jazzy publicly apologises to lady who claimed he body shamed her

Don Jazzy showed a different side of himself on social media recently. He apologised to a lady who accused him of body shaming her. Their issues started with a meme the popular producer put up on his Twitter page.

Don Jazzy publicly apologises to lady who claimed he body shamed her
Don Jazzy explains to Wizkid how Mo’ Hits made the song Booty Call

Don Jazzy explains to Wizkid how Mo’ Hits made the song Booty Call

Wizkid may be one of the reigning musicians at the moment; this hasn’t stopped him from trying to learn about hit songs that came before him. He took to Twitter to ask how the song Booty Call by Mo’ Hits crew was made.

Don Jazzy explains to Wizkid how Mo’ Hits made the song Booty Call
Who are DNA Twins and why did Don Jazzy become their producer?

Who are DNA Twins and why did Don Jazzy become their producer?

★ DNA Twins Biography ★ Who are DNA Twins and how did they become famous? Want to know how and why they were kidnapped? Find out everything about DNA Twins and take a peep into their fascinating celebrity life! Read on...

Who are DNA Twins and why did Don Jazzy become their producer?
Aww! Watch cute video of how Tiwa Savage’s son wished Don Jazzy happy birthday

Aww! Watch cute video of how Tiwa Savage’s son wished Don Jazzy happy birthday

On Sunday, November 26, talented singer Don Jazzy turned a year older. Amongst those that wished him happy birthday was Tiwa Savage’s son, Jamil Balogun.

Aww! Watch cute video of how Tiwa Savage’s son wished Don Jazzy happy birthday
Fimile Satan! Veteran musician Kas is now a pastor

Fimile Satan! Veteran musician Kas is now a pastor

It appears veteran musician Kas has received a different call. He has become a man of God. Kas also has his own church called the Praise God Ministry.

Fimile Satan! Veteran musician Kas is now a pastor
Don Jazzy agrees to not having money after article on broke Nigerian celebrities goes viral

Don Jazzy agrees to not having money after article on broke Nigerian celebrities goes viral

Onyeka Nwelue claimed that most Nigerian celebs are not rich. Don Jazzy lives as a tenant and is broke, Linda Ikeji not a celeb, D’banj is hustling and Davido.

Don Jazzy agrees to not having money after article on broke Nigerian celebrities goes viral
Your mess fit kill person - Don Jazzy trolls Tiwa Savage on social media

Your mess fit kill person - Don Jazzy trolls Tiwa Savage on social media

It’s not news that Mavin boss Don Jazzy likes to joke a lot, especially on social media. He recently took to Instagram to mock Tiwa Savage’s farting skills.

Your mess fit kill person - Don Jazzy trolls Tiwa Savage on social media
Don Jazzy needs to improve his production skills - Veteran producer K-Solo

Don Jazzy needs to improve his production skills - Veteran producer K-Solo

Many have expressed their desire to see D’banj and Don Jazzy make another hit song. But veteran producer Ksolo has said both stars can never make a hit song.

Don Jazzy needs to improve his production skills - Veteran producer K-Solo
Nigerian lady professes love for Don Jazzy, calls him her world

Nigerian lady professes love for Don Jazzy, calls him her world

A female fan of Mavin Records boss, Don Jazzy, has professed her undying love for him. The fan named Mirian Blinks shared on her Facebook page. Read full story!

Nigerian lady professes love for Don Jazzy, calls him her world
Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Reekado Banks and other Mavin stars sing against narcotics in new video

Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Reekado Banks and other Mavin stars sing against narcotics in new video

Don Jazzy and the rest of his Mavin crew recently released a video were they sang against drug abuse. Tiwa Savage, Reekado Banks, and others all featured in it.

Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Reekado Banks and other Mavin stars sing against narcotics in new video
Don Jazzy hilariously slams Reekado Banks for sagging (photo)

Don Jazzy hilariously slams Reekado Banks for sagging (photo)

Popular producer Don Jazzy and musician Reekado Banks recently had a funny encounter on Instagram. The Mavin boss criticised Reekado for sagging his trousers.

Don Jazzy hilariously slams Reekado Banks for sagging (photo)
The bomb I cooked is ready - Rapper Vic O prepares to drop diss track for Don Jazzy

The bomb I cooked is ready - Rapper Vic O prepares to drop diss track for Don Jazzy

It appears a new war is brewing between two Nigerian musicians. Rapper Vic O came out to announce his plans to release a diss track for Mavin CEO Don Jazzy.

The bomb I cooked is ready - Rapper Vic O prepares to drop diss track for Don Jazzy
“Work with me or I’ll drop diss track for you” — Vic O warns Don Jazzy

“Work with me or I’ll drop diss track for you” — Vic O warns Don Jazzy

In a couple of tweets from Vic O's account, He said he was going to drop a diss track for Don Jazzy because the Mavin Boss has refused to respond to his request

“Work with me or I’ll drop diss track for you” — Vic O warns Don Jazzy
Will God forgive Diezani Alison-Madueke? - Don Jazzy asks after Yoruba actor attacks Diezani

Will God forgive Diezani Alison-Madueke? - Don Jazzy asks after Yoruba actor attacks Diezani

Top Nigerian music producer asks serious question about Diezani after Yoruba actor rains curses on her. Here's what he asked about the former minister.

Will God forgive Diezani Alison-Madueke? - Don Jazzy asks after Yoruba actor attacks Diezani
You have our blessings - Nigerians tell Don Jazzy, ask him to propose to Linda Ikeji

You have our blessings - Nigerians tell Don Jazzy, ask him to propose to Linda Ikeji

Are you aware that Don Jazzy has a huge crush on Linda Ikeji? The Mavin boss recently ‘revealed’ this via his Instagram account. Their love may be real.

You have our blessings - Nigerians tell Don Jazzy, ask him to propose to Linda Ikeji
Even Don Jazzy is begging me in his heart - Dbanj hints at possible reunion with the Mavin boss

Even Don Jazzy is begging me in his heart - Dbanj hints at possible reunion with the Mavin boss

Remember how Dbanj and Don Jazzy used to make fantastic music back in the day? Well, Nigerians may be getting a taste of that awaited reunion anytime soon.

Even Don Jazzy is begging me in his heart - Dbanj hints at possible reunion with the Mavin boss
Hilarious! Priest filmed singing ‘hip hop’ inside church during wedding ceremony (video)

Hilarious! Priest filmed singing ‘hip hop’ inside church during wedding ceremony (video)

At a church wedding in Nigeria, a priest was seen singing a hip hop song during a wedding ceremony. The song was titled How Can by Mavin artists DNA twins.

Hilarious! Priest filmed singing ‘hip hop’ inside church during wedding ceremony (video)
Wahala dey: Reekado Banks and DJ Xclusive in fresh beef over new song

Wahala dey: Reekado Banks and DJ Xclusive in fresh beef over new song

DJ Xclusive released a song that Reekado Banks was on but made other singers replaced him. Reekado made sure to call out the DJ on Twitter for the disrespect.

Wahala dey: Reekado Banks and DJ Xclusive in fresh beef over new song
Don Jazzy sure knows how to live the good life! See photos of him, RMD and Mo Abudu having fun in Monaco

Don Jazzy sure knows how to live the good life! See photos of him, RMD and Mo Abudu having fun in Monaco

There are a lot of countries in the world one can choose to have a stress free vacation. The Principality of Monaco is one of them. Don Jazzy visited recently.

Don Jazzy sure knows how to live the good life! See photos of him, RMD and Mo Abudu having fun in Monaco
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