Samklef Biography: Samklef whose real name is Samuel Oguachuba is a Nigerian producer, Disk Jokey (DJ), and afro-beat superstar who was born on the 5th of February, 1985. He hails from Imo State but was born in Lagos.
Samklef is very famous in the Nigerian music industry and has worked with several big Nigerian artists like D’Prince, Skales, Sunny Neji, Ruggedman, Durella, Wizkid, and more. He is known for his good music production skills which propelled and connected him with top people.
|38 years(as of 2023)
|Date Of Birth
|February 5th, 1985
|State Of Origin
|DJ, Music Producer, Singer, Song writer
Early Life And Biography
Samklef the music producer was born in Lagos State but hails from Imo State. He is a Nigerian by nationality and is currently 38 years old, born on February 5th in the year 1985.
He spent his formative years in Lagos State living with his parents in Airforce Base, PWD, Ikeja based on the fact that his father was a military officer.
After spending some time in the Air force base, they relocated to Iju, then a house in Maroko before settling in Allen Avenue.
According to him, he never went to the university but studied his primary and secondary school education in Lagos State. It’s called “Division Of Labour ” he stated.
Samklef is not just a music producer but also an artist who is in the game of the Nigerian music industry. In the year “2010” he released an album titled “NONI” which he later on changed to “NONILIZING” in January 2011.
His love for music started at an early age. During his childhood years, he was always fond of listening to music, and from there his passion for music started developing.
Despite so many trials and setbacks, he never gave up in which he later ended up as a music producer. Wizkid success story wouldn’t be complete without mentioning Samklef’s name because he was a huge part of his career.
As an artist, Samklef started by performing at small shows in the community, events, and more. As a producer, he started by looking for upcoming Nigerian artists to partner with, that was how he met with Wizkid who happens to be one of the biggest artists in Nigeria now.
Samklef has worked with numerous Nigerian and foreign artists in the likes of
- Kanye West
- Don Jazzy
- Sunny Neji
- D’Prince (Mo’ Hits)
- J Bryte
And more to mention.
Samklef has had so many controversies right from when he started his musical career till date. On the 13th of October, 2023 he had a controversy with one of Nigeria’s biggest artists Davido.
According to sources, Davido called him a “wicked person” and all sorts of names because he shared a video of his newlyborn twins on his Instagram page. Davido later unfollowed and blocked him after that day.
Some of Samklef’s music includes
- Mi Ole Beru
And more to mention.
- Producer Of The Year category of the City People Awards, 2011.
Samklef’s wife is Yvonne Iheduru, he got married when he was just 25 years old. However, details about their children remain undisclosed.
Samklef Net Worth
Samklef the Nigerian music producer has an estimated net worth of about $1,000,000.
How old is Samklef?
Samklef is 38 years old and; Born on the 5th of February, 1985.
What is the name of Samklef’s wife?
Where is Samklef from?
He hails from the eastern part of Nigeria, Imo State.