Illkid Kvng James © I am Benue 2018

Benue Artiste, Stories 10/12/2018 by Akaafele

‘IllKid’ Is Back As ‘Kvng James’

James Igbo, formerly known as ‘Illkid’, and now ‘King James (Kvng James),’ is a Benue born Rapper and songwriter who professionally embarked on his career in 2009 when he gained admission into the Benue State University, BSU Makurdi, Benue State. The 25 years old is from a family of 10 and the 10th Child.  ‘Illkid’ as he was called was one of […]

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terrytharapman © IamBenue 2017

Benue Artiste, Stories 12/12/2017 by Akaafele

Terry Madaki a.k.a Terry Tha Rapman, IamBenue

Date of Birth: 28th January, 1976 Origin: Obi local government area, Benue state. Lafiya, Nasarawa state. Tribe: Tiv Genres: Hip hop/Afro-beat Occupation: Performing artiste, song writer, Hiphop entrepreneur, actor. Years active: Since 2001 Labels: B.A.N.S Nation Associated acts: 2face, Skales, Olamide, Bella Alubo, DJ Jimmy Jatt, Jhybo, Charles Novia, Modenine, Sixfootplus, Overdose, Pherowshuz. Discography:  Tha Rapmanifestation, Paybacktyme records 2001. Tha […]

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© I am Benue 2017

Benue Artiste, Stories 3/12/2017 by Akaafele

Sha Kevin Aondoakaa-Uvah; My Story, My Life

Born Sha Kevin Aondoakaa-Uvah AKA ‘Suga Kayne’ in Makurdi, Nigeria on September 25th to 2 students, he was exposed to music at a very early age. Hip Hop wasn’t even known in Africa at that time so he grew up listening to riddim/reggae and R&B. Moving to Champaign, Illinois from Nigeria he experienced a very quiet childhood being kept away […]

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© IamBenue Music Shime Ahua

Benue Artiste, Stories 2/10/2017 by Akaafele

Shimewuese Bethany Ahua

Shimewuese Bethany Ahua popularly known as Shime Ahua, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and aspiring music producer. She started expressing her passion for song writing and singing at the age of seven. She is currently studying Biological Sciences at the Benue State University, BSU Makurdi. The first of four children, she is a pastors daughter and currently leads the choir […]

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