Real name Emeka Akumefule
Date of birth 29 January 1996
Country of Origin Federal Republic of Nigeria
Source of Wealth Music
Net worth $200,000

Since beginning his rapping career, Blaqbonez has gone ahead to take part in amazing projects that continue to bring him to the limelight. In this article, we dissect several interesting facts about this Nigerian rapper you never knew. Stay tuned!

Blaqbonez Biography

Chukwu-Emeka Akumefule, professionally known as Blaqbonez is a 26 years old Nigerian rapper, singer, text battler, rap battler, and songwriter. He was born on the 29th of January, 1996 in Lagos, Nigeria.


Blaqbonez grew up with his mother, a clergy, and his early upbringing had him immersed in a cross-cultural background of Yoruba and Urhobo. His cross-cultural upbringing has also influenced his rap style which is a fusion of Yoruba and English which he seamlessly blends into his music.


It can be said that Blaqbonez, his interest in music started at a relatively young age. At the age of 13, Blaqbonez discovered his calling in rap music.

He discovered his interest while listening to a radio program with his cousin, he was later challenged to make his own lyrics off the song which was played on the radio by his cousin which he did.

During this time of self-locating his career interest, he got no support from his parents but he secretly worked towards his musical career.

To kickstart this, Facebook became his first avenue. He started off as a text battler on Facebook before finally deciding to record his songs.