Don Jazzy who is the chairman of Mavins Record Label was a popular Singer, lyric writer as well as record producer. Don jazzy has showed his interest from the age of 4 itself by playing drums and guitar. He is brand ambassador for Loya milk and Samsung. To know more about Don Jazzy and his net worth in 2018, read the following article.
Don Jazzy Early Life
Don Jazzy whose birth name is Michael Collins Ajereh was born in Lagos state and brought up in Ajegunle by his family. Jazzy completed his studies in Federal Government College Lagos and after that studied in business management studies in Ambrose Alli University, Edo state.
Don Jazzy Career, Awards & Achievement
Interesting fact was Don Jazzy’s first job was at McDonald’s as a security guard. Association with Solek and D’Banj has made him continue for his interest in Music. At O-Town record company Don jazzy learned all the producing skills from Emeka Infiniti.
In 2005 and 2006 Don Jazzy has produced the albums titled “No Long Thing” and “Rundown/Funk You Up” in collaboration with D’Banj to give Mo’ Hits Records.
In 2008 Jazzy has contributed to production of “The Entertainer” and Wande Coal which was one of the best ever albums of Nigiria. He has also given vocals for Jay-Z, D’Banj, D’Prince,s auce Kid, Kween, Dr SID, Ikechukwu.
In 2011 Kanye West has employed jazzy as a producer at Very Good Beatz. In 2012 Jazzy has appeared in Nollywood movie named The Last 3 Digits. IN 2012 Jazzy and D’Banj has ended their partnership because of some differences.
Later Jazzy announced Mavin records as his new record label and released a album with songs titled I’m a MAVIN, Amarachi, YOLO, Forever, Take Banana and Chocolate, Oma Ga. In 2014 Jazzy produced Nigerian social activist song.
In 2013 Jazzy has an argument with Wande Coal which has made the artist to leave after 2 days. In 2015 at The Headies Award Jazzy had an argument with Olamide on the award “Next Rated”.
Awards & Achievements
In 2006 Jazzy has been awarded with Producer of the year title in Nigerian Music Awards. In 2007 Jazzy received the award titled Music Producer of the Year in Nigerian Entertainment Awards. In 2011 Over The Moon, has brought him Producer of the Year by The Headies. In 2012 he has been awarded for Dorobucci as Producer of the Year by The Headies. In 2015 in City People Entertainment Award he has been given title “special recognition award”.
Net worth of Don Jazzy
The estimated net worth of Don Jazzy is more than $13.5 million. Jazzy has made this fortune by producing numerous albums and working on various endorsement deals. He has been one of the popular Multi award winning Producer.
Don Jazzy who is one of the Nigeria’s richest and popular music producer made a remarkable image in Africa’s music world. Recently Forbes has rated him as 36th most powerful celebrity in Africa. He was part of Samsung’s Built for Africa products featuring an Afro-Pop home theatre.