Kizz Daniel Biography
Full Name/Real Name: Anidugbe Oluwatobiloba Daniel
StageName/NickName: Kizz Daniel fromely “Kiss Daniel”
Date of Birth: 1 May 1994, Sunday
Age: 23 years
State of Origin : Ogun State, (Abeokuta North)
School Attended : Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), (Water Engineering)
Occupation: Singer and Water Engineer
Record Label: The Fly Boy Records
Who is Kizz Daniel?
Oluwatobiloba Daniel Anidugbe popularly known as Kizz Daniel he is a boy hail from Abeokuta North of Ogun Province. He graduated from the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), in 2013, Where he studied and obtain a degree in Water Resources Management and Agrometeorology (Water Engineering). While in school he pursued music and education together.
Kizz Daniel lost his father on May 9, 2015.
All about his Music Career
In 2009, he met Jahbless who helped him manage his talent, so he started writing commercial songs.
At early years of his life his love for music grown with his years, the singer had listed Danfo Drivers, Zule Zoo, Oritse Femi, 2face Idibia, 9ice, W4, Wande Coal, Owl City, Ed Sheeran and especial father as musical influences.
In 2013, Early days after school days Kizz Daniels came across with G-Worldwide Entertainment boss, Emperor Geezy which he signed him into his label.
In 2014, Kizz releases his first official single under G-Worldwide Entertainment titled “Shoye” with a video which was directed by “MEX”. Same years Kizz Daniel another single which was a worldwide hit and the best of all of his music a single titled “Woju” which got massive radio airplay and cause alot of commotion online. The song top many musical chart notable is MTV Base Official Naija Top Ten, including six weeks at the number one spot.The video was directed by Adasa Cookey and was shot in Lagos, Nigeria. The singer went to release the remix featuring two Nigeria music tycoons Davido and Tiwa Sawage.
On 1st May 2015, he released another single “Laye” to celebrate his birthday and released the video two weeks which was shot in different part of Eastern Africa. In September 2015, Daniel won two awards within the space of three weeks.[
14 May 2016, Kizz Daniels releases his debut and only album “New Era” which made him the Man of the Year at the 2016 The Headies where he won three awards including “Album of the year”, “Best R& B/Pop album “New Era” and ” Hip Hop World Revelation”.
In November 2017, Kizz Daniel left G-Worldwide and launched his official record label, FLYBOI I.N.C and released his first song under his label “NO DO” in December 2017.
Awards and nominations
- Extreme Awards (Benin Republic) Next Rated Artiste of The Year – Won
- Maya Awards (Ibadan) Newcomer/Revelation of The Year – Won
- Nigeria Entertainment Awards / Best New Act of the Year (2015) – Won
- Nigeria Entertainment Awards / Hottest Single of the Year “Woju” (2015) – Nominated
- City People Entertainment Awards / Most Popular Song “Woju” (2015) – Nominated
- Afrimma Awards (USA)/ Best Newcomer the Year (2015) – Nominated
- Coson Music Awards / Best Song in Melody (2015) – Won
- Coson Music Awards / Hottest Song on the Street (2015) – Nominated
- Africa Youth Choice Awards / Next Rated (2015) – Won
- Peace Achievers Awards / Best New Act (2015) – Won
- Afrima Awards (Nigeria)/ New Revelation in Africa (2015) – Nominated
- Afrima Awards Most Promising Act in Africa (2015) – Won
- MTN4SYTE TV Music Video Awards (Ghana) /Best African Act Video “Woju Remix” (2015) – Won
- Headies Awards / Next Rated (2015) – Nominated
- Headies Awards / Song of the Year “Woju” (2015) – Nominated
- Headies Awards / Pop Single of the year “Woju” (2015) – Nominated
- Nigerian Music Video Awards /Best Highlife Video “Laye” (2015) – Nominated (Upcoming)
- Nigerian Music Video Awards /Best Video By A New Artiste “Laye” (2015) – Nominated (Upcoming)
- Headies Awards / Hip Hop World Revelation (2016) – Won
- Headies Awards / Best R& B/Pop album “New Era” (2016) – Won
- Headies Awards / Album Of The Year “New Era” (2016) – Won
Kizz Daniel and Family