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Naeto C Biography, Age Music, House, Cars And Net Worth
Naeto C Net Worth: Naetochukwu Chikwe professionally known as Naeto C is an award winning Nigerian singer, Rapper, songwriter, entertainer, stage performer and a recording artist.
Naeto C is popular for his hard working and creativeness in his career, this has however reflected on his recent hits singles. Naeto C has make himself a force to reckon with in the Nigeria music Industry.
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- Name: Naetochukwu Chikwe
- Known As: Naeto C
- Age: he is currently 37 years old
- Nationality: Nigerian
- Occupation: Singer, songwriter, and a recording artistes
- Genre: Rap, African hip hop
- Up Time: 2006 till date
- Record Label: Storm 360, Cerious music
- Marriage: Married and blessed with two children
- Net Worth: $7.5 Million Dollars
Naeto C Early Life, Education And Career
Naetochukwu Chikwe professionally known as Naeto C was born December 17th 1982 in Houston, Texas. He’s the son of Doctor Mrs. Kema Chikwe, National Women Leader for PDP, and his Chief Herbert Chikwe. Naeto C is originally from Owerri, Imo State of Nigeria.
Naeto C attended Atlantic Hall Secondary School, Epe Lagos where he Obtained both his First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior School Certificate, before he moved to the United States for higher education both in Suny Old Westbury and a year later, George Washington University. It was at this time that he met Uzikwendu and Ikechukwu, who was then an aspiring hip-hop artist out of Washington Heights, New York. The trio went on to form the World Famous Akademy, a brotherhood of musicians. They planned to grow into an independent record label but could not get their hands on the proper funds. He graduated in 2004 with a B Sc. in Biology initially intending to go further into medical school. He eventually decided to pursue his talent in music.
In 2010 Naeto pursued an MSc in Energy Studies at the University of Dundee in Scotland. It was reported in the Summer of 2013 by his mother that he was attending the University of Oxford in England studying “a course in Energy Economics” however there was no further elaboration on this course.
Storm Records, had been trying to sign the World Famous Akademy for some time, and since Naeto had decided to pursue his career as a musician he agreed along with the rest of the WFA.
But they did not return to Nigeria until early 2006, when Ikechukwu released his debut album, Son Of the Soil. That album laid the grounds for Naeto C and the WFA. Working as an in-house producer with his newly discovered production team “ET-Quake” (consisting of TY Mix and VC Perez), Naeto was able to display his production skills working with Storm artists like Sasha, Dare Art-Alade, GT the Guitarman, Disconnect, Saro-Wiwa and Nkiru. Within a year of working with the aforementioned artists, Naeto had successfully recorded over 60 songs including his most recent album material (a bulk of which he co-produced with ET-Quake).
A notable production achievement is the “I Believe” song Naeto wrote and co-produced with VC Perez (member of ET-Quake), which features himself, an up-and-coming R&B/Gospel artist, Sheun and Hugh Masekela from South Africa. Within the same year Naeto garnered a lot of experience performing, from Ikechukwu’s album launch to Chanel O awards to the I Believe Tour to Always promo tour with Sasha and many more gigs, in preparation for the phenomenal MTN Homecoming Concert, headlined by a popular friend, Nigerian pop sensation, D’banj.
“Naeto C” has recorded over 50 songs for his debut with production that transcends today’s hip hop sound MO HIT RECORD, May 2008 From the Fela inspired “Lagos City Hustla” the most articulate reflection of Hip-Hop/Afro-beat till date to the down-south-melody-stricken first single “Sitting on Top”, Naeto C has broken all boundaries and surpassed more limits than any up and coming artist, lyrically and production wise according to MO HIT RECORD. His debut album You Know My “P” was released in May 2008.
Naeto C Awards And Recognition
- MTV Africa Music Awards 2008 – Best New Musician
- Channel O Music Video Awards 2009 – Video Of The Year
- MTV Africa Music Awards 2009 – Best New Artist
- 2012 Artiste of the year – Headies Award
- 2012 Album of the year- Headies Award
- 2012 Best breakthrough act- MTV African Music Awards
Naeto C Personal Life
Naeto C got married to his wife Nicole Chikwe in 2012 at a high class wedding that was attended by the likes of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, former Governor Peter Obi, Chris Ngige, Daisy Danjuma, Andy Uba, Mrs. Pauline Tallen and other prominent politicians. they are happily blessed with two kids.
Naeto C Net Worth
Naeto C is currently one of the richest and the most influential rappers in Nigerian music industry with an estimated net wort of $7.5 Million Dollars