Bryann BBNaija is the stage name of Nigerian Afropop singer and songwriter Brian Chukwuebuka Chijioke (born 1998).
He is a budding musical talent in the Afrobeats genre. With popular songs like Longé, Andale, and Jetan, he has won the hearts of many Nigerians. He is a reality TV star as well.
BBNaija Bryann’s debut album Ileke, was released in December 2021. After he was revealed as a housemate on the seventh season of Big Brother Naija in July 2022, his popularity increased across the globe.
- Full Name: Brian Chukwuebuka Chijioke
- Stage Name: Bryann, Big Baby Briiii
- Birthplace: Lagos, Nigeria
- Born: 1998 (age 24 years old)
- Nationality: Nigerian
- State Of Origin: Imo State
- Profession: Singer and reality TV Personality
- Net worth: $40.000 USD
In 1998, Mr. and Mrs. Chijioke’s home gave birth to BBNaija Bryann. In the city of Lagos, he was born in a private hospital.
His parents planned a naming ceremony to celebrate his birth a few days after he was born.
He was given the name Brian Chukwuebuka Chijioke during the ceremony. Chukwuebuka, his native name, is Igbo for “God Is Great.”
Bryann, the first kid of the Chijioke family, only has a younger sister as a sibling. He is from Imo State and is an Igbo man.
He did, however, spend his formative years in Lagos State, where he grew up in a large apartment in Festac, a neighborhood on the city’s mainland axis.
Due to his academic interests, he lived in Ogun State for a portion of his teenage years.
BBNaija Bryant started writing music in high school, but she did it covertly. His close friends and family were unaware of his singing ability at the start of his artistic career.
He frequently wrote tunes in the comfort of his bedroom during his free time.
In Lagos, Naija Bryann finished his primary schooling at a prestigious private school.
He received his high school education at Emerald High School.
He graduated from Babcock University with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science.
BBNaija Bryann’s singing and songwriting skills have improved by the time he got accepted into the institution.
He made the decision to pursue music as a career and started doing live shows in Lagos and Ogun State.
In order to promote some of the songs he released during this time, he also went to radio stations.
On February 26, 2021, Bryann released his official debut song, Longé. The song’s music video was made available the same day. It was helmed by The Alien.
BB Naija Bryant’s renditions of well-known songs helped him become an internet phenomenon. In May 2021, he released a cover version of Blaqbonez’s Bling.
On September 7, 2021, he released his second single, Andale. Andale, like his debut, was highly received by his fans and distinguished him as a musician to keep an eye on in the Afropop music field.
Ibhukun shot and directed the Andale music video, which was released on September 10th, 2021.
In September 2021, he performed as a guest performer on DJ Kaywise’s online series Joor Party.
In October 2021, he made a special appearance on the Glitch Africa show and gave a live performance of some of his tracks.
In December 2021, he performed as a guest performer at the Trópico Acapulco in Mexico. At the concert, he performed in front of thousands of people.
BBNaija Bryann’s debut album Ileke, was released in December 2021. Shokoto, Kerewa, Sarewagba, Andale, Jetan (Pant Off), Jegede, and Longé are among the tracks included in the project, which is a 7-track EP.
In February 2022, he released the track Chemical Reaction. In 2022, he issued the single Magician. In March 2022, he published the Acapella song he had written, 5 Other Guys.
Soon after, he issued Jangilovah, another acapella composition. In April 2022, he released a cover of the Fireboy DML song “Playboy.”
In May 2022, he gave a medley of his song Shokoto as part of The Guitar Show Series. He released the Colors X Studios-produced single Juju Pt. 2.
BBNaija Bryann was introduced as one of the housemates in the Big Brother Naija TV series on July 23, 2022.
Bryann is vying to become the biggest reality TV star in Nigeria and all of Africa, winning the top prize of 100 million naira.
BBNaija Bryann has a sizable social media following since he began recording music. However, ever since he entered the Big Brother House, his fan base has grown significantly.
He presently has over 144k Instagram followers and over 23.7k Twitter followers.
BBNaija Bryann is a 24-year-old woman with black skin. He has dreadlocks in his hair. He lived in Festac with his family until Big Brother Naija made him a reality TV star.
He claims that his music is less Afropop-focused and more inclined toward concussion music. Bryann intends to boost his music career using the Big Brother program as a platform.
The budding singer is also known by the stage name Big Baby Briiii. He exudes charisma and is filled with confidence.
He has a strong sense of self-worth. He enjoys socializing and dancing. He has been clear that he hates hypocrites and those who persecute others.
Bryann makes a solid living off of his discography and by performing at events as a rising star singer in Nigeria.
The current estimation of BBNaija Bryann’s net worth is $40,000.
- Juju Pt. 2
- Jetan (Pant Off)