The full biography and net worth of Don Jazzy is a worthy thing to be aware of, the name Don Jazzy is no doubt a household name in the Nigerian Entertainment space.
As far as music and entertainment generally is concerned then Don Jazzy is a force to reckon with.
We cannot deny the fact that Don Jazzy has immensely contributed to the growth of the Nigerian Music Industry, this has helped moved Nigeria to the NO1 spot in Africa.
A lot of information is hidden about this wonderful and talented record producer and this is the reason why we have taken our time to carefully research and publish this article on Don Jazzy.
As one of the best music producers in Nigeria and also being one of the best music producers in Africa below is a piece of brief information about Don Jazzy.
Don Jazzy Profile
|Full Name:||Micheal Collins Ajereh|
|Date of Birth:||26th November, 1982|
|Place of Birth:||Umuahia, Abia State|
|State of Origin:||Delta State|
|Education:||Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma|
|Marital Status:||Divorced (Single)|
|Occupation:||Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer, and Entrepreneur|
|Genre:||Afro pop, Pop, R&B, African hip hop|
|Career Status:||Active since 2002|
Now that you’ve known a little about Don Jazzy you definitely want to read about his Don Jazzy net worth and his biography in full, his collapsed marriage, houses, cars and many more.
Micheal Collins Ajereh popularly known as Don Jazzy was born on the 26th of November, 1982 in Abia State, Umuahia precisely. Collins Ajereh is originally from Delta State but his parents lived in Abia State.
His father is from Isoko in Delta State while his mother is an Igbo woman, Don Jazzy has other siblings of which one is also a celebrity Charles Enebeli popularly known as D’prince.
His family later moved to Lagos State in Ajegunle and that was where Don Jazzy had his kid days till he becomes a full-grown man.
How Old is Don Jazzy?
Don Jazzy is currently 38 years old, he was born on the 26th of November 1982 and usually celebrates his birthday same date every year.
Don Jazzy had his basic primary education in Lagos State and also proceeded to secondary school, he attended Federal Government College Lagos.
After his first school leaving certificate, Don Jazzy attended Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma where he bagged a degree in Business Management.
At the early age 4 years he started playing drums and at 12 Don Jazzy started learning how to play guitar and piano and he was very good at it.
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His uncle who lives in London invites Don Jazzy over to come play drums in his church in the year 2000, this was the first time Don Jazzy moved out of the shores of Nigeria.
While in London Don Jazzy worked at McDonald as a security guard but his interest in music never allowed him to relegate himself to the security post, while working he was busy linking up with other talented musicians.
He met Solek, Kas, Jesse Jagz, JJC, The 419 Squad and D’Banj and in 2014 he collaborated with D’Banj to establish Mo’ Hits Records a Nigerian-based record label.
Don Jazzy in space of two years produced “No Long Thing” and “Rundown/Funk You Up” which was a success, there he came up with his slogan “It’s Don Jazzy Again” which people use to recognize his presence in any music.
D’Banj and Don Jazzy had a wonderful time while working together, Wande Coal’s “Mushin 2 MoHits” was also co-produced by Don Jazzy, the album won the award of one of the best albums to ever from Nigeria.
Collins is not really a full singer, he gives background vocals to music by other artists and this is usually dope, a unique style no one has ever tried in the history of Nigerian music.
The musical and production career of Don Jazzyspan from both local and international, Don Jazzy has worked with other top stars in Nigeria and beyond, the likes of D’Banj, Sauce Kid, Ikechukwu, Jay-Z, Kween, Dr. SID, D’Prince, Kanye West, Beyoncé.
Unfortunately in March 2012, Don Jazzy and D’Banj broke up claims termed as artistic differences, though both are still doing well till this moment.
Aside from music Don Jazzy has also appeared in some Nollywood movies, in 2012 he was seen in Moses Inwang’s movie “The Last 3 Digits”.
After D’Banj and Don Jazzy quit their label, three months after they quit on the 7th of May 2012 Don Jazzy announced his new record label which he named Mavin Records.
The popular female music star Tiwa Savage was signed into Mavin Records and other artists, many songs were released after the launch of the new record label, some of them are Amarachi, Oma Ga, Take Banana and Chocolate, Forever, YOLO and the Mavin anthem “I’m a MAVIN”.
Wande Coal was initially in Mavin and after a little misunderstanding he quit the record label, not long after this Reekado Banks and Di’Ja came on board and they both released “Arise”.
After some quality time at Mavin Records, Reekado Banks left and in 2019 Rema Joined the label and also in 2020 Don Jazzy signed Ayra Starr.
Awards & Nomination
Don Jazzy’s net worth and biography wouldn’t have been complete without us mentioning some of his awards and nominations. Below are a few of Don Jazzy’s awards.
- Producer of the Year at Nigerian Music Awards – 2006
- Music Producer of the Year at Nigerian Entertainment Awards – 2007
- Producer of the Year at the Headies – 2011
- Producer of the Year at the Headies – 2014
- Special Recognition Award at City People Entertainment Awards – 2015
- Special Recognition Award at the Headies – 2015
Don Jazzy Cars & Houses
Don Jazzy is an artist that has a great taste for quality and classic cars, he also loves to dress nice with expensive wears, below are some of Don Jazzy’s cars’
- 2016 Cadillac Escalade
- Range Rover Sports
- Bentley Continental Flying Spur
- Porsche 911 Carrera
Don Jazzy also has a two-storey mansion located in the heart of Lekki in Lagos State Nigeria, it is believed that the music boss also has housed in other parts of Lagos.
Don Jazzy Net Worth
Don Jazzy current net worth is currently estimated at ₦7.7 Billion, his earnings are attributed to his works as a music producer, record label owner, entrepreneurship and also from endorsements.
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Relationship & Family
Don Jazzy is known to always flaunt his mother, his love for his mother can’t just be explained, he also once in a while showcase his brother.
Is Don Jazzy Married? This has been the question majorly asked by females in Nigeria. Don Jazzy is married to Michelle Jackson but the couples are divorced. He has been keeping this away from the internet but in 2021 he made it known to the media.
He shared this update on Twitter saying he was the cause of the divorce as he was too focused on his music dreams. The marriage only lasted for two years.
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Who is Don Jazzy girlfriend? Currently, Don Jazzy is opened to applications from ladies, he is in need of a woman in his life, he also made this known to the public recently.
Who is Michelle Jackson?
Michelle Jackson is a UK-based model, aside from modeling Michelle Jackson is also a writer and also into hair beautification and a fashion ambassador, she is also a music lover. Below is her Instagram handle.
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Don Jazzy Contact
Don Jazzy’s phone number isn’t made public but you can always reach him easily as he is very active on the major social media platform.
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