|Net Worth:||$ 4 million.|
|Born||September 20, 1975|
|Occupation||Nigerian hip-hop rapper, record producer, singer, songwriter, stage artist and recording artist|
How much is Ruggedman Net Worth ?
NET WORTH: Michael Ugochukwu Stephen, popularly known by his stage name Ruggedman or Ruggedybaba, is a famous Nigerian hip-hop rapper, record producer, singer, songwriter, stage artist and recording artist. He is also popularly known as Opomulero and Mr. Controversial. He has been described by several media organizations as the fastest rapper in Nigeria. He was born on September 20, 1975 in Ebem Ohafia, Abia state.
He is very talented, skilful, creative and talented. Ruggedman is originally from Ebem Ohafia, a small town in the state of Abia in southeastern Nigeria. There he completed both the elementary school and the secondary school and obtained both the Abitur and the West African Cert.
After completing his primary and secondary education, Ruggedman attended Lagos State University (LASU) in Ojo, Lagos State in southwestern Nigeria and graduated with a BA in Political Science. In 1999, Ruggedman began his professional music career. In 1999 he produced his own songs and released two tracks, both well played on the radio. Later, Ruggedman entered the music industry and founded his own record label “Rugged Records” in 1999. Eventually, he became the best awarded and fastest rapper in Nigeria. His albums all appear under his record label “Rugged Records”.
Ruggedman has appeared worldwide alongside international acts such as Akon, Kanye West, T-Pain, Sean Paul, Nas and Maxi Priest. In September 2012, Ruggedman’s record label “Rugged Records” signed his first musical act and vocalist MBRYO. The new music act MBRYO was featured in Ruggedman’s hit single “Ruggedy Baba pt 2”, produced by Blaize Beatz.
In 2012, Ruggedman collaborated with MBRYO on a promotion for the new artist, releasing his hottest studio album “Money Making Music” with guest appearances by Terry G and Funbi.
In 2009, 2010 and 2011, Ruggedman hosted the prestigious NB Plc-sponsored Reality TV talent show Star Quest, designed to discover new and dynamic talent in the music industry.
In 2004, Ruggedman released his first studio album “Thy Album Come”, which sold millions of copies worldwide. In 2007 he released his second studio debut album “Ruggedy Baba”, which was very trendy at the time of its release.
In 2010 he released his third studio album “Untouchable” with several hit singles from the album, which could be heard in clubs, radio and television stations. In 2012, Ruggedman released his fourth studio debut album “Money Making Music,” which was well received by global audiences and music lovers.
Ruggedman has received multiple awards in his career as a hip-hop rapper, including Best Head of the Year at the Headies Awards, Best Rap Album of the Year at the Nigerian Entertainment Awards and Best Collaborator of the Year at City People Entertainment Awards.
Ruggedman is currently one of the richest and most influential artists in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $ 4 million.