Michael Collins Ajereh, is popularly referred known as Don Jazzy. He is a popular Nigerian record producer, Songwriter, singer, and entrepreneur. He is the founder of now Defunct record label dubbed Mo’ Hits Records in the year 2004. After the closure of that record label, he went on and started Marvin Records in the year 2012. His interest in music began when he was four years old, and during this time, he was playing guitar and drums. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth and earnings of Don Jazzy in the year 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Don Jazzy was born in the year 1982 on November 26th in Umuahia, Abia State in Nigeria. The family would move to the Ajegunle in Lagos, and this was where he got raised. He got to school at Co-educational High School known as Federal Government College in Lagos. Ajereh had an interest in the music, and at the age of twelve years, he started to play bass guitar. He was able to gain knowledge of the traditional instruments. Ajereh was able to enroll in the Ambrose Alli University where he was able to study business management.
In the year 2000, Ajereh had a visit to London, and his uncle had invited him to be able to play drums for the local church. While in London, he went on to get a job at the McDonald’s. He went on and continued his interest in the music associating with JJC, Kas, and D’Banj. Ajereh was able to learn to produce skills from the Emeka Infiniti record at the O-Town Record Company.
Career, Awards & Nominations
In the year 2004, Ajereh was able to collaborate with the popular music artist known as D’Banj, and they created Mo’ Hits Records. For the next two years, he was able to work in the production of two albums, Funk You Up and No Long Thing. The third album was known as Curriculum Vitae which also had begun. Around then, Ajereh had developed a very recognizable introduction known as ‘’Its Don Jazzy Again’. In the year 2008, he received praises in the production of Entertainer known as D’Banj. He went on and contributed to production of the Wande Coal’s Mushin Two Mohits. This has been described as among the best albums in Nigeria. He has provided vocal performances for various songs including biggest pop stars including Beyoncé and Kanye West.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Don Jazzy is estimated to be over $13.5 million. This wealth has been generated from his career as a record producer, Songwriter, singer, and entrepreneur. He has been able to work on the production of various albums and singles. His excellent production skills have seen him win multiple awards.
Don Jazzy has been rated among the excellent and best music producers in the world. He has made his mark in the music industry. Forbes went on and rated him among the most powerful celebrities in Africa. He became part of Samsung Built for the Africa product ambassadors.