Find Out the Real Names of These 50 Nigerian Celebrities


Also known as pseudonym and screen name, stage names are one element that most actors, comedians, musicians and even wrestlers cannot do without. Writers also have brand names which they call “pen name” and often times these fake names get all the fame while the real names gradually fade into oblivion.

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No matter how famous a celebrity gets, his family and close friends by default will still call him by his birth name. Most Nigerian entertainers are known by their stage names. However, for the benefit of their fans, we compiled a list of some of them  whose real names are not as popular as their brand name.

Check Out The Real Names Of These Celebs

1. Ali Baba – Atunyota Alleluya Akporobomerere

Names - Alibaba

2. Asa –  Bukola Elemide

Names - Asa

3. Faze – Chibuzor Orji

Names - Faze

4. Blackface – Ahmedu Augustine Obiabo

Names - Blackface

5. Burna Boy – Damini Ogulu

Names - Burna Boy

6. Dija – Hadiza Blell

Celeb Names

7. M.I – Jude Abaga

Names - M.I

8. Dammy Krane – Oyindamola Johnson Emmanuel

Celeb Names

9. 9ice – Alexander Abolore Adegbola Adigun Ajifolajifaola

Names: 9ice

10. Akpororo – Bowoto Jephta

Celeb Names

11. Dencia – Reprudencia Sonkey

Ms. Whitenicious!

12. YBNL Princess – Temmie Ovwasai


13. GT Da Guitarman – Olugbemiro Tokunbo Olaolu Akigbogun

Nigerian Artistes - GT

14. Harrysong – Harrison Tare Okiri


15. DJ Cuppy – Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola

Celeb Names - DJ Cuppy

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