Biography Of Blaqbonez 

Blaqbonez is among the list of artists that are newly making waves in Africa’s entertainment industry. He is currently signed to Chocolate City and is known as an excellent songwriter with exposure to Yoruba and Urhobo culture.


Blaqbonez whose real name is Emeka Akumefule is a top and talented singer, songwriter, and artist that hails from Imo State in Nigeria. He has strongly known as a rap battler with numerous songs and also features with international artists.

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Personal Information
Full Name: Emeka Akumefule
Born: 29th of January, 1996 (age 27 years old)
Place of Birth: Imo State Nigeria
Nationality: Nigerian
Education: Computer Engineering
Alma mater: Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU)
Occupation: Musician
Relationship Status : Single
Net Worth: $100,000.


Blaqbonez is 27 years old.

Early Life And Education 

Blaqbonez whose real name is Emeka Akumefule was born on the 29th of January, 1996 to an Igbo family of Mr. and Mrs. Akumefule. He originally hails from Imo State but was widely exposed to the Yoruba and Urhobo culture as a result of where he resided while growing up. 

Blaqbonez was about 13 when he discovered his love for rap music and immediately took an interest. There isn’t much information on the schools which he attended for his primary and secondary education. However, he studied and graduated with a degree in Computer Engineering from the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU).

Personal Life 

There is no exact information on the relationship status of the top talented Nigerian musician, Blaqbonez. However, there are a series of rumors that he and Gbemmy Daniels, a Nigerian model are dating in secret.


Blaqbonez grew a strong interest in making music at a young age and started having the idea of becoming an artist. Influenced by rap songs, he got a lot of support from his parents and worked to achieve his dreams.

Blaqbonez started as a text battler before eventually deciding to begin the recording of his songs. He achieved fame when he won the Terry Tha Rapman’s Zombie Competition in 2012. 

This competition gifted Blaqbonez the privilege of featuring on Terry’s 2012 mixtape titled “World Domination” with other top Nigerian artists like Olamide, Mode 9, Spellz, and Vector. 

After 5 years, he featured Terry in one of his projects and emerged as the first runner-up in Vector’s King Kong Competition. Blaqbonez has over 8 Eps and a mixtape together with diverse singles. He has some awards including “Top 10 Artists to watch in 2019” by The Guardian, West African Rapper of the Year at Creative-Africa Hip Hop Awards and being included among the top 50 African Rappers of 2021.

Net Worth 

Blaqbonez has an estimated net worth of $100,000.