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Johnny Drille has been active in the entertainment industry since 2012 and has built for himself a huge fan base.
Johnny Drille Biography
Johnny Drille was born John Ighdaro. He was conceived on July 5, 1990. He hails from Edo, Benin City, Nigeria. Johnny Drille’s father is a school principal and a Clergy which means that he was born into a Christian background. He has four siblings.
according to Johnny, he started singing in church with his siblings at a young age. He joined the children’s choir and began playing the keyboard in 2001. He also joined a music group known as ‘Soul Awakening Singers’ where he sang with his sister and other people.
After his primary and secondary education, he proceeded to study at the University of Benin where he graduated with a BSC in English and Literature in 2012.
Johnny Drille Career
Johnny Drille contested for the 6th edition of Mtn Project Fame West Africa, where he made it to the last 10.
He began his music career in 2006 by learning music production techniques, and in 2012, he began as a professional music producer. His career came into prominence when he released a cover of Awww by Dija in 2015, where he caught the attention of Mavin Boss, Don Jazzy, he officially signed a deal with Mavin record Label in 2017.
His song’ Love Don’t Lie’ which was released in 2015 got massive airplay and also top music charts in Nigeria.
Johnny Drille Songs
- Below is a list of Johnny Drille songs
- wait for me, 2015
- love don’t lie 2015
- start all over, 2016
- My beautiful love, 2017
- my dear future wife, 2017
- Romeo& Juliet, 2017
- Halleluya ft Simi, 2018
- Awa Love, 2018
- Shine, 2019
- Finding Efe, 2019
- Count on you, 2019
- Something better, 2020
Awards and Nomination of Johnny Drille
- Best Alternative Song’ Finding Efe’ – The Headies, 2019
- Best Alternative song,’ Wait for me’ – Headies 2016
- Best vocal performance (Male) Romeo& Juliet,- The headies 2018
- Best R&b single Romeo & Juliet, The headies, 2018
- Best Alternative song Romeo & Juliet, The Headies 2018
Quotes of Johnny Drille
“Shine your light will show you the road that will lead you home. It’ll be hard sometimes, you’ll fall sometimes, the devil will try but you’ll be in safe hands.
“I know that every introvert evolves better in solitude but I’ve also learned not to make it an excuse to live. Life isn’t as long as we think, we make every moment count, that is living”.
“If you still struggling with rough patches and scanty beard just remember that the sun will shine for you soon, Just Believe”
“People can make you happy by doing something special for you, but only someone special can make you happy just by being in your life.”
“You’re capable of so much more. Surprise yourself!”
Johnny Drille Net worth
Jonny Drille Net worth is roughly $150,000 in 2021, he makes his money from online streaming platforms, shows and album sales.
Jonny Drille so far is among the few artists in the music industry with over 10 million streams across different streaming platforms like Apple, Boomplay, Spotify, Youtube.
Johnny Drille has achieved global recognition due to his unique style of music. He discovered the best music pattern that works for him and he stuck In summary, whatever you are doing does it with honesty even if you are not gaining much from it.