Banky W Biography
Olubankole Wellington widely known as Banky w is a Singer, manager, rapper songwriter, record producer, actor and politician.
Banky w is popularly known for his bald head and unique, he is the CEO and co-founder of one of the biggest record labels in Nigeria ” E.M.E Record”.
|Real Name:||Olubankole Wellington|
|Date of Birth:||March, 27, 1981|
|Record Label:||E.M.E Record|
|Occupation:||Singer Songwriter & Cooked|
|Net Worth:||$36.4 million|
Banky w who birth name is Olubankole Wellington was born on march 27, 1981 in the United States of America into the family of Mr and Mrs Wellington.
He’s father hails from Badagry, while his mother came from Calabar, Cross River State. Banky W and his parents relocated him to Nigeria together with his siblings.
Banky w is born in to the family of three boys and a sister. He attended his primary and secondary School grades in Lagos State, Nigeria.
He later further his educational career to the United States of America to obtained a degree.
He won a scholarship to study at Rensselaer polytechnic institution in New York City.
Banky w kickoff his career into music back then when he was student at the Rensselaer polytechnic institution, in New York City.
Banky W been talented and hard working enable him to Established a record label titled “E.M.E Record” while still working with Globalspec in 2002.
He released his first album title “R & BW ” at the music concert termed “The Grand love concert” held at the civil center, Victoria island, Lagos State, Nigeria.
The song included several singles, EPs and Albums during this period.
he Nigerian star Banky w fans were sad and disappointing in 2018, when he announced the dissolution of the E.M.E record label.
Due Banky W had a multi-talent and his great passion for acting made him starred in several Nollywood movie including ” the wedding party” which he acted alongside with veteran Nollywood star Adesua Etomi.
Banky W got married to the popular female Nollywood Actress Adesua Etomi in November 25 , 2017, after a court wedding held on the 20 November 2017, in Lagos.
Banky W and his wife did thier white wedding in the beautiful city of cape Town, south-Africa, this marriage was blessed with a baby boy named (Isiah Wellington).
Awards and Nomination
Banky W been a talented and serious with his Career which made him win so many awards and nominations.
- John lennon song writing awards for the R&B category.
- Best R&B artist during the Nigerian entertainment award in 2006.
- Best R&B artist during the Urban independent music Award in 2008.
- Best R & B video during the Nigerian music video award in 2008.
- R&B single of the year during the hip hop world award.
- Best music video during the city people entertainment Award
Banky W had released several in the cost of his career including;
- Made for you
- Love u baby
- All I want is you
- Lagos party
- Strong ting
- Blessing me
- My regrets
- High Note
- Running after You
- Till My Dying Day
- Unborn child
Banky is one of the 20 musicians in Africa,he has an estimated net worth of $36.4 million.
- Instagram: @bankwellington
- Twitter: : @bankwellington