Naira Marley Biography, Age, career, Net Worth & Personal Life

Naira Marley, whose real name is Azeez Adeshina Fashola, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, and performer. He was born on May 10, 1991, in Agege, Lagos State, Nigeria, which makes him 31 years old as of 2022.


Naira Marley began his music career in 2014 but gained widespread popularity in 2019 following the release of his hit single “Am I A Yahoo Boy.” He is known for his fusion of Afrobeat and hip-hop music genres, and his controversial lyrics and public persona.

Some of Naira Marley’s popular songs include “Soapy,” “Tesumole,” “Opotoyi,” and “Pxta.” He has collaborated with several other Nigerian artists, including Zlatan Ibile, Lil Kesh, and Olamide.

Naira Marley is also the founder of the record label Marlian Music, which has signed several other Nigerian artists.

Net Worth:

Naira Marley’s net worth is estimated to be around $2 million. He has earned his wealth through his music career, brand endorsements, and other business ventures.

Personal Life:

Naira Marley is a Muslim and has two children, a boy and a girl. He has been involved in several controversies, including his arrest by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in 2019 for alleged internet fraud, which he denied. He was also arrested in 2020 for violating COVID-19 lockdown protocols in Lagos. Despite these controversies, Naira Marley remains one of the most popular and successful Nigerian musicians of his generation.