Chidinma is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, and performing artiste.
She won the third edition of the Project Fame West Africa, that took place in 2010.
Chidinma was born on the 2nd of May, 1991 in Ketu, Lagos state to the family of Mr and Mrs Ekile. She hails from Imo state and is the sixth of seven children. Chidinma disclosed that she was born blind but was able to regain eyesight after 16 days. She started singing at an early age of 6 and joined her church’s choir at age 10. She attained her primary and secondary school education in Lagos.
In 2011 she birthed her debut album and called it “Chidinma” under spinlet records with sensational singles like “jankoliko” and “kedike” a track title that also became her byname “Miss kedike”. After an awkward disappearance in the music industry, she resurfaced in 2013 with the singles “bless my hustle” featuring phyno and “oh baby” featuring the ukwu crooner flavour.
She won her first award for the Best Female West African Act Category at the 2012 KORA Awards in Ivory Coast and the award plaque was presented to her by Didier Drogba. She won the Best Pop Extra Video Awards at the Nigerian Music Video Awards (NMVA). She won the Student Choice Best RnB /Pop Artiste of the year at the Nigerian Oscar Award 2015.
In 2012 she was nominated for the Best New Act of the year and Best Pop/RnB Artiste of the year, in 2013 she was nominated for the Channel O Music Video Awards for the Most Gifted African West and at the Nigerian Entertainment Awards for the Best Collaboration. She was nominated at the City People Entertainment Awards for the musician of the year (female) and Best Collaboration of the year (Oh Baby featuring Flavor).
Her estimated net Worth is about $300,000
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