Popular Nigerian producer and Mavin boss Don Jazzy has been trending on social media after an allegation was made against him that he is gay.
According to a post via popular Instagram blogger Gistlover, the account claimed Don Jazzy is gay, and he should stop deceiving girls.
Don Jazzy, in his reaction, however, didn’t take the post seriously as he went on to use it as a medium to push one of his latest projects.
Also, recently, Don Jazzy was in the news after he visited the American powerhouse White House; reacting to the visit, many Nigerians stressed that the Mavin boss was there because of his love interest and crush Rihanna.
Don Jazzy is the brain behind some of the biggest music stars in Nigeria, like D’banj, Ayra Starr, Tiwa Savage, Rema, among others.
Apart from being a producer, Don Jazzy is also a Brand Ambassador, audio engineer, record executive, singer, entrepreneur, Influencer and Comedian
This article is focused on what you should know about Don Jazzy, continue reading to see more.
|Real name||Michael Collins Ajereh|
|Stage Name||Don Jazzy|
|Date of birth||26 November 1982|
|Age||39 years old|
|Country of Origin||Federal Republic of Nigeria|
|Source of Wealth||Entertainment, Businesses|
|Net worth||$10 Million|
Don Jazzy’s biography
His real name is Michael Collins Ajereh, and he was born on the 26th of November 1982 to Collins Enebeli Ajereh and Mrs Ajereh. The reports revealed that Don Jazzy’s father is from Isoko in Delta State while his mother is from Abia state.
Don Jazzy has three siblings named James Collins Enebeli, Joy Solano and Charles Collins Enebeli, aka D’Prince, who is also a popular artiste in the entertainment industry like his old brother.
Although the Mavin boss was born in Abia state, he had his childhood in Ajegunle, also known as AJ City in Lagos state.
Don Jazzy is a Nigerian by birth and celebrates his birthday on the 26th of November, which is the same as his father.
Don Jazzy had his primary and secondary school education in Lagos State; his alma mater are Federal Government College Lagos and Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo state, where he bagged a degree in business management.
Don Jazzy has been interested in music since when he was at the age of 12 when he started to play the bass guitar and piano, he would go on to learn traditional and percussion instruments later on.
Don J, as he is popularly called, is one of the veterans in the entertainment industry, having worked with the likes of Solek, JJC Skillz, Kas, Jesse Jagz, The 419 Squad and D’Banj.
The main boss was the brain behind the Mo’hit record label, which he started alongside veteran singer D’banj; the label was one of the dominating labels in the early 2000s before they went their separate way. The likes of Wande Coal, D’Prince, were a part of the label.
After Mo’hit was brought to an end, Don Jazzy created Mavins Record Label in 2012 and is today one of the biggest record labels within and outside Nigeria.
The list of artists presently signed to Don jazzy’s label include Rema, Ayra Starr, Johnny Drille, Ladipoe, Magixx, among others.
Aside from music, Don Jazzy is a comedian and has featured in numerous comic skits on social media alongside the likes of Mr Macaroni, Barrister Mike, among others.
Don Jazzy is also a philanthropist and is known for his massive giveaway on social media platforms.
Don Jazzy was married to Michelle Jackson in 2003, but the marriage ended owing to his ambitious nature. There is no detail on whether Don Baba J has any child; he, however, has a huge crush on popular international singer Rihanna, who he hopes to gain her attention some day.
Don Jazzy is one of the biggest producers in Nigeria and is reportedly worth $10 million.