Brian Chukwuebuka Chijioke (born 1998) is a Nigerian Afropop singer and songwriter known by the stage name Bryann BB Naija.
He is one of the emerging music acts in the Afrobeats music scene. He has made his way into the hearts of many Nigerians with hit songs such as longé, Andaleand jetan. He is also a reality TV star.
BBNaija Bryann dropped his debut project, ilekein December 2021. His popularity soared internationally after he was revealed as a housemate in the 7th season of the Big Brother Naija reality show in July 2022.
|Wiki Facts and About Data|
|First and last name:||Brian Chukwuebuka Chijioke|
|Artist name:||Bryann, Big Baby Briiii|
|Born:||1998 (age 24 years)|
|State of Origin:||imo state|
|Parents:||Mr and Mrs Chijioke|
|Brothers and sisters:||1|
|Spouse • Spouse:||Not married|
|Girlfriend • Partner:||Not known|
|Activity:||Singer • Reality TV Personality|
BBNaija Bryann was born in 1998 in the household of mr. and Mrs. chijioke. He was born in a private hospital in the city of Lagos. Days after his birth, his parents staged a naming ceremony to honor his birth. During the ceremony he was called Brian Chukwuebuka Chijioke. His birth name, Chukwuebukaresources “God is great.”
Bryann is the first child of the chijioke family and has only one sibling, a younger sister. He is an Igbo man and is from Imo state. However, he spent his formative years in Lagos State, growing up in a spacious apartment in Festac, on the axis of the city’s mainland. He spent part of his teenage years in Ogun State for his academic pursuits.
BBNaija Bryann started making music in high school but did it secretly. At the beginning of his artistic journey, his close friends and relatives did not know that he could sing. He often made songs in his spare time, in the comfort of his bedroom.
BBNaija Bryann completed his primary education at a renowned private school in Lagos.
He studied at Emerald High School for his high school education.
He obtained a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Babcock University.
By the time BBNaija Bryann was admitted to college, he had improved his singing and songwriting skills. He decided to make music professionally and started performing at events in Lagos and Ogun State. He also visited radio stations to promote some of the songs he released during this period.
Bryann released his official debut single titled longé on February 26, 2021. The music video for the song was released the same day. The Alien directed it.
BBNaija Bryann became an internet sensation by making the covers of popular songs. He recorded a cover of bling by means of Blaqbonez and released it in May 2021.
His second single, Andalewas released on September 7, 2021. Like his first, Andale was well received by his fans and set him apart as an artist to watch out for in the Afropop music scene. ‘s music video Andale was shot and directed by Ibhukunand it was released on September 10, 2021.
He was a guest artist on the Joor Party Online Series by means of DJ Kaywisein September 2021. He appeared as a guest on Glitch Africa show in October 2021, where he performed a live rendition of his songs. He was a guest artist in Mexico at the Trópico Acapulco in December 2021. He performed in front of thousands of fans during the concert.
BBNaija Bryann dropped his debut project, ilekein December 2021. The project is a 7 track EP with songs – Shokoto, Kerewa, Sarewagba, Andale, jetan (pants off), Jegedeand longé.
He dropped the single Chemical reaction in February 2022. He released the single Magician in 2022. He composed the Acapella song, 5 other guyswhich he posted in March 2022. Shortly after, he released another acapella arrangement titled Jangilovah. He dropped a cover to Fireboy DMLthe song, PlayboyApr 2022.
He played a medley of his single, ShokotoOn The Guitar Show Series in May 2022. He dropped the single Juju Pt. 2which was produced by Colors X Studios.
On July 23, 2022, BBNaija Bryann was revealed as one of the housemates in the Big Brother Naija reality show. Bryann competes for the 100 million naira top prize to become the biggest reality TV star in Nigeria and all of Africa.
- Juju Pt. 2
- Jetan (pants off)
Since BBNaija Bryann started making music, he has a lot of followers on social media. However, the number of his followers has grown tremendously since he entered the Big Brother House.
He currently has over 144,000 followers on Instagram and over 23.7k followers on Twitter.
- Instagram handle: @bryannonly
- Twitter handle: @bryannonly
BBNaija Bryann is 24 years old and has a dark complexion. He wears a dreadlocks haircut. Before becoming a reality TV star in Big Brother Naija, he lives in Festac with his family.
He describes his sound as leaning more towards concussion music and not just Afropop. Bryann plans to use the Big Brother show as a platform to promote his music career.
The rising music star is also known as: Big Baby Briiii. He is very confident and has a charismatic personality. He believes a lot in himself. He likes to dance and meet new people. He has expressed his dislike for fake people and those who oppress others.
Bryannthe fan base is called lively. He is currently single; no girlfriend or wife.
As an emerging singer in Nigeria, Bryann earns a good income from his discography and from appearances at events.
BBNaija BryannHis net worth is currently estimated at US$40,000.