On this article you will get to know about Ruger biography, age, early life, family, education, songs, net worth, social media handles and more.
Ruger is a Nigerian fast-rising singer and songwriter. He is originally from Lagos State, Nigeria and came into limelight after signing a deal with Jonzing World Record.
However, Jonzing World which is affiliated to Don Jazzy‘s Mavin Records also houses the likes of Rema and Ozedikus.
Ruger Biography and Profile
Full Names: Michael Adebayo
Stage Name: Ruger
Date of birth: 1999
Age: 21 years
Occupation: Singer, songwriter
Net Worth: $250,000
Ruger Biography and Family
Michael Adebayo better known as Ruger is a Nigerian fast-rising singer and songwriter, Born in 1999.
He is originally from Lagos State, Nigeria and came into limelight after signing a deal with Jonzing World Record on the 18th of January, 2020.
Moreover, Ruger served as a vocalist when he joined his church choir at a very young age. He was also a part of the school choir, and composed songs while still in secondary school, as well as performed during events.
He made his debut in the industry with a song, One Shirt ft. D’Prince and Rema.
According to some sites, Ruger is still in school.
Ruger was born in Nigeria, his fatherland, in the year 1999. He is from the humble and respectable Adebayo family. He is the only son of his family.
The young man was bred in Lagos, the former capital city of the nation.
From his early years, he came across different genres of music which made him develop a love for the art. This wasn’t unusual because his family were music lovers.
Ruger obtained his First School Leaving Certificate and West African School Certificate from reputable primary and secondary schools in Lagos.
He is currently an undergraduate at a high ranking university in South West Nigeria.
While growing up, Ruger musical influences included Bob Marley, Rihanna, Boyz II Men, Beyonce, R. Kelly, 2Baba.
This made him come to the conclusion of becoming a musician and his family supported his dream.
Ruger’s Record Label
Ruger’s signing is different from that of Rema’s and has no affiliations with Mavins Records.
Ruger who was formerly known as Mikki Drey is another major signing for Jonzing world records after that of Rema’s.
Ruger’s Music Career
In 2020, fortune shined its rays on Ruger as he was lucky to meet talent manager and top artiste, D’Prince. D’Prince is the brother of big time producer and record label owner, Don Jazzy.
After listening to some of his sounds, D’Prince appreciated his sound and started working with the Ruger. D’Prince began inviting him for studio sessions at his recording studio to aid improve on Ruger’s sound and make him a better musician.
On the 18th of January 2020, D’Prince took to social media to announce that he had signed Ruger under his imprint, Jonzing World. Thus, Ruger became the second artiste D’Prince signed in the space of two years. The first being Rema.
However, in Rema’s case, he is co-signed to Mavin Records owned by Don Jazzy. D’Prince is partnering with Sony Music West Africa and Columbia Records in managing the talented artiste.
Is Ruger blind?
In an interview, Ruger mentioned that he is not blind. The young artist stated that he was doing it to respect someone.
Pressuring the singer to explain more, he said saying it or even talking about it is disrespecting that person already.
Well, according to research, Ruger is a fire arms company founded in 1949 by William B. Ruger.
Most fire arms created by this company are pistols and if you want to shot a pistol you cover one eye if you’re not using a scope.
It really doesn’t matter whether you shoot with one eye open or both. Most shooting instructors will tell you that you should do what feels natural and gives you the best results. If you’ve started with one eye closed, it may be worth trying to learn how to shoot with both eyes open.
Ruger’s Net Worth
Ruger is a fast-rising Nigerian singer and songwriter. He is estimated to be net worth over $250,000 from his music career.
There are many high expectations from Ruger who is expected to become one of the best Afrobeats artistes in the next few years.