Chinko Ekun Net Worth 2022, Age, Wife, Songs

Chinko Ekun net worth

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Oladipo Olamide Emmanuel (born 13 September 1993), known professionally as Chinko Ekun, is a Nigerian rapper and songwriter.

Early life

Name Chinko Ekun
Net Worth$1.4 million
ProfessionRapper, Singer
Age24 years
Chinko Ekun net worth 2022 – biography

Chinko Ekun who real name is Oladipo Olamide Emmanuel was born on September 13, 1997 (age 24 years) in Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria, into a family of three, where he is the second child. He is a native of Ikare, Ondo State, Nigeria.

Chinko Ekun attended Blessing Nursery and Primary School, Oshodi, Lagos State and Remade Nursery and Primary School, Igando, Lagos State. He attended Baptist Model High School, Ijegun, Lagos State for his secondary education. He graduated with a degree in law from Obafemi Awolowo University. He did his National Youth Service Corps in Lagos State.


At the age of 7, Chinko Ekun started developing passion for music. During his first year in the university, he picked interest in commercial and rap music. Chinko Ekun officially started his musical career in 2011, posting videos of his freestyles on Instagram. In 2013, he released “Ekun” as his first official track. In 2014, Chinko Ekun featured in Olamide’s Street OT music album, on tracks “100 To Million”, “Bang” and “Usian Bolt”. He appeared on Olamide Live In Concert (OLIC) 2014, where he did freestyle performance.

Chinko Ekun sings in English, Pidgin and  Yoruba, focusing solely on hip hop music. His name “Chinko Ekun” was coined from two words “Chinko” and “Ekun”. “Chinko”, because he was told that he looked like a Chinese during his time in the university and “Ekun”, because it is his first official track.

Chinko Ekun joined Olamide’s YBNL Nation in 2015. He released his first official singles titled “Alejo Oran” and “Emi Na Re” through YBNL Nation on 25 February 2015. Barely a year later, he exited the record label after his contract expired, alongside fellow label mates Adekunle Gold and Viktoh. In 2017, he joined Dek-Niyor Entertainment, a Dubai based record label.

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On 13 September 2018, he released a song titled “Able God” featuring Zlatan and Lil Kesh. The song earned him his first Headies award as “Best Street Hop Artiste” at The Headies 2019. The song received the nomination of “Popular Song of the Year” at the 2019 City People Music Awards. It won “Street Song of the Year” at the 2019 City People Music Awards.


Chinko Ekun is currently not married. According to Ekun who revealed that he is single and alak revealed he is not ready for marriage yet. However, Chinko Ekun live in a private house in Lagos.

Chinko Ekun net worth

How much is Chinko Ekun worth? Chinko Ekun’s net worth is estimated to be around $1.4 million. His main source of income is from his music career. He is one of the fastest rising artiste in Nigeria. Ekun success career has earned him some of the luxurious lifestyle and some of the fancy cars.