All fans of Nigerian music would be interested in Kizz Daniel net worth, biography, career, and lifestyle. In this write-up, we will explore everything you need to know about the famous artist.
Former G-Worldwide star Kizz Daniel (formerly Kiss Daniel) and founder of Flyboy Inc. now have a new name in the Nigerian music industry. With a lot of success in the music industry, we indeed call him one of the few creators of serial hits that we can boast of in Nigeria.
Kizz Daniel known for his creativity has collaborated with artists like Davido and Tiwa Savage. Kizz Daniel worked in the mainstream without difficulty due to his dedication, creativity, and talent in music.
The songwriter was inspired by characters like Zulezoo, Danfo Driver, 2Face Idibia, Oriste Femi, W4, 9ice, Wande Coal, Ed Sheeran, and Owl City.
Kizz Daniel Profile
- Full Name: Oluwatobiloba Daniel Anidugbe
- Stage Name: Kizz Daniel
- Date of Birth: May 1, 1994
- Age: 26 Years
- State of Origin: Ogun State
- State of Residence: Lagos State
- Nationality: Nigerian
- Relationship Status: Single
- Net Worth: $3 million (1.26 billion Naira)
Kizz Daniel Biography
Kizz Daniel is from Abeokuta North L.G.A. Abeokuta, Nigeria. Kizz Daniel finished his primary and secondary school studies in Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria. Kizz Daniel further went to the Federal University of Agriculture in Abeokuta, Ogun State, where he studied water engineering.
Daniel lost his father, Kola Anidugbe, on May 29, 2015. He once posted a video of him and his father on social media before his father died. Despite the controversy around his absence from his father’s funeral, Kizz Daniel later paid his tribute to his father during his birthday on June 17, 2015.
In his written expression, the singer labeled himself as a dumb son. After all, he was not there for the old man because he enjoyed fame over his family. The artiste regrets not being able to fulfill his promise of not gifting his father a car for his birthday due to the death that took his father away.
Kizz Daniel Career
At a young age, Kizz Daniel has always shown an interest in music and was encouraged by his family. Kizz Daniel decided to pursue a career in alongside with his studies at the Federal Agricultural University of Abeokuta.
After university studies, he started his professional music career in 2013. In 2013, he met Emperor Geezy, C.E.O. of G-Worldwide Entertainment, and was signed by Emperor Geezy to the record label.
He released his first single “Shoye” on May 1, 2014, and Beatburx produced the song. The video was produced by Nigerian director MEX. However, he did not gain popularity in the music industry until the release of his hit single, “Woju”. ‘Woju’ was produced by Dj Coublon, and Adasa Cookey directed the video.
Shortly after, Woju became a hit song in the top 10 of MTV-based Naija, where the song stayed for 11 weeks and then went up to No. 1 for six weeks. The song illustrates the traditional response of the African lady to the compliments of a gentleman.
Kizz Daniel released his third song, Laye, on his birthday in 2015, and two weeks later, the video was recorded and directed by Aje Films in parts of East Africa. Kizz Daniel released his first studio album New Age on May 14, 2016.
After a while, Kizz Daniel started having issues with his record label, G-Worldwide, and eventually breached his contract with the record label. In 2017, after announcing that he was leaving G-Worldwide, the former record company sued him. However, he was not found guilty of any crime against him.
In May 2018, the superstar changed his name from “Kiss Daniel” to “Kizz Daniel”. This was immediately reflected in all of his social media accounts.
The Afropop singer, however, floated his record label ‘Flyboy Inc’ This label signed two new acts, namely Demmie Vee and Philkeyz. Kizz Daniel featured in Demmie Vee’s single, “You Go Wait?”
2018 was an incredible year for Kizz Daniel as he featured one Nigerian music king, Wizkid, in a song titled “For You,” which instantly became a hit song. The same year, he also featured another Nigerian icon in Davido in a single called “One Ticket,” which had a massive trend in just 24 hours of release.
On December 30, 2018, Kizz Daniel released “No Bad Songz,” his second studio album, but his first with his new record label, FlyBoy Inc. The album contained 20 songs, including the One Ticket with Davido. Other features of the album were Diamond Platiumz, Nasty C, Demmie Vee, Philkeys, Dj Xclusive, Diplo, Wretch 32, and Sarkodie.
“No Bad Songz” has received positive reviews from music lovers and debuted at # 55 on the American iTunes chart. The positivity from the album increased his fan base and also Kizz Daniel net worth
Kizz Daniel Awards & Nominations
The Afropop singer is one of the successful musicians in the entertainment industry and received quite several nominations and awards. Below is a list;
- MTN4SYTE TV Music Video Awards (Ghana) for Best African Act Video “Woju Remix” (2015)
- Nigeria Entertainment Awards for Best New Act of the Year (2015)
- Coson Music Awards for Best Song in Melody
- Peace Achievers Awards for Best New Act
- Africa Youth Choice Awards for Next Rated (2015)
- Afrima Awards for Most Promising Act in Africa 2015
- Headies Awards for Hip Hop World Revelation 2016
- Headies Awards for Album Of The Year “New Era” 2016
- Extreme Awards for Next Rated Artiste of The Year.
- Headies Awards for Best R& B/Pop album “New Era” (2016)
Kizz Daniel Net Worth
Kiss Daniel is one of Nigeria’s influential and richest musicians in the music industry. As of 2020, Kizz Daniel net worth is estimated to be $3 million, which is equivalent to 1.26 billion Naira.