Don Jazzy Bio: Biological Father,Real Age,Marriage,Songs & Other Facts 


Don Jazzy is rated as one of the best producers in the Nigerian music industry.
He has won many awards and has produced over 60 songs for artists signed under him and for some other recording artists. 
In this post we will take a quick look at Don Jazzy's Biography,his father,parents,songs,real age and some other quick facts. 

30 Quick Facts About Don Jazzy 

  • 1. Don Jazzy's real name is Michael Collins Ajereh.
  • 2. He is a Nigerian recording artist, record producer and entrepreneur.
  • 3. Don Jazzy formed the record label Mo' Hits Records in 2004 with D'banj. The record label was later dissolved. 
  • 4. Don Jazzy floated his own record label which he named 'Mavin Records' on May 8, 2012.
  • 5. Don Jazzy was born in Umuahia Abia State,but he hails from Delta state. There was speculation that his real father is one of Nollywood's actors Enebeli Elebuwa,Don Jazzy refuted this claim by releasing a picture of his real father named Collins Enebeli on fathers day whom he tagged ''the Grandpa of Mavin Records''
  • 6. He is also called Don Baba J by his fans and admirers. 
  • 7. His genre of music include Pop, R&B, Afropop, hip hop.
  • 8. Don Jazzy has been active in the Nigerian music industry since 2002. 
  • 9. He grew up in Ajegunle, Lagos, an area considered as a ghetto. 
  • 10. Don Jazzy attended co-educational high school, Federal Government College Lagos. 
  • 11. Don Jazzy's love for music started when he was just 12 years old,he showed interest in music and was able to play the bass guitar and some other instruments. 
  • 13. He attended Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo state,he studied business management studies.
  • 14. Ajereh's journey to stardom started when he was invited by his uncle who lived in London to play the drums for the local church.
  • 15. Don Jazzy got a job as a security guard at McDonald's. 
  • 16. He eventually met up with other Nigerian artists who were into music and was based in UK,artists like Solek, JJC, Kas, The 419 Squad and D'Banj. 
  • 17. Don Jazzy then went ahead to learn music production skills from Emeka Infiniti at O-Town record company.
  • 18. There has been a lot of disbelief concerning Don Jazzy's real age,Don Jazzy claims to be in his early 30's but many people speculate that he should be in his Early 40's. 
  • 19. Don Jazzy's rise to prominence came after the release of two albums titled 'No Long Thing' and 'Rundown', his catch phase and introduction "It's Don Jazzy Again!" became popular among music fans in Nigeria. 
  • 20. He went on to sign other new acts into Mo'Hits including Wande Coal,D'Prince Eyc
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  • 21. Apart from being a talented music producer,Don Jazzy is also a good vocalist,He has provided vocal performance for Kanye West's song Lift Off with Beyoncé on the Watch The Throne album and also for Jay Z.
  • 22. Don Jazzy was employed by Kanye West as a producer at Very Good Beatz In 2011.
  • 23. At the 2015 Headies Award,Don Jazzy had a confrontation with Olamide,which made Olamide's outburst on Twitter,The two artists later made up,the disagreement was over who deserved to win the "Next Rated" award which included Olamide's artist Lil Kesh of YBNL and Reekado Banks of Don Jazzy's mavin records. 
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  • 24. Don Jazzy has also bagged some major endorsement deals including a Samsung endorsement,a Johnnie walker endorsement deal worth about 80 mllion naira.
  • 25. He has also starred a movie called  Last 3 Digits in Nollywood,that featured comedy veteran Ali Baba, A.Y, Nonso Diobi and Dr. Sid.
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  • 26. Don Jazzy has won some major awards including Nigerian Music Awards (2006) - Producer of the Year.The Headies 2011 - Producer of the Year for Over The Moon, Mr Endowed and Pop Something.The Headies 2014 - Producer of the Year for Dorobucci .City People Entertainment Award (2015) - special recognition award.Nigerian Entertainment Awards (2007) - Music Producer of the Year.
  • 27. Don Jazzy has assisted in the production about 9 studio albums.
  • 28. Some of the hit songs he produced or co produced include:

  • Bumper 2 Bumper
  • You Bad
  • Ten Ten 

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  • The kick
  • Dorobucci
  • Winchi Winchi
  • Pop something 
  • Oma Ga 
  • Take Banana
  • Lady Don Dada
  • Kiss Your Hand
  • Who Born the Maga Etc

  • 29. Don Jazzy is still single,he has never been married or had a baby mama. 
  • 30. Don Baba J is also rated as one of the most bankable artists in Africa.


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