Foreign Musicians You Probably Didn’t Know Were Nigerians – There is no doubt that Nigerians have gone places both academically and entertainment wise. Some of the black people in the diaspora making waves are Nigerians.
Foreign musicians have also in one way or another recognized Nigerian music artistes.
We present you with 12 foreign musicians you probably had no idea were of Nigerian descent.
Rotimi Akinosho was born in Maplewood, New Jersey, to Nigerian parents– his father an investment banker of Yoruba origin and his mother of Igbo origin, working for the government.
He attended Columbia High School, where he was a standout on both the varsity basketball team and the honors choir. He continued his studies at Northwestern University and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Communications with a minor in Business in 2010.