7 Facts You Should Know About Nigeria-Born American Singer, Jidenna.

Published 4 years ago by: Mister Jay Wonder
at 07:56 AM, 12/07/2015 (4 years ago)

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Yesterday, social media went agog when news of Jidenna‘s latest interview with VLADTV.Com hit the airwaves. In the said interview, the singer says he ‘brought in a lot of AK47s and employed military commandos when he came to Nigeria to bury his father for fear of being kidnapped in the country. Nigerians didn’t find this comment funny and went for his jugular on social media. Sadly, Jidenna is not as popular in Nigeria as he is in America and very little is known about him. In this report we give you 7 facts about the ‘Classic man’ singer…

* He was born Jidenna Theodore Mobisson in Winsconsin, America.

* His mum, Tama Mobisson is an America-born Accountant while his dad, Oliver Mobisson is a Nigerian and one-time Professor of Computer Science at Enugu State University.

* Jidenna’s name in Igbo Language means to ’embrace the father’

* He is the youngest of four siblings.

* He graduated from Stanford Univeristy in 2008 with a BA in Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity

* Jidenna is a founding member of Fear and Fancy, a social club that began in California in 2006. * He released his first ever single ‘Classic Man‘ in February 2015....




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PoliticxGuru at 08:24 AM, 12/07/2015 (4 years ago)
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good for him
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ignis99 at 08:35 AM, 12/07/2015 (4 years ago)
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Who cares .Him palaver
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beneno at 08:42 AM, 12/07/2015 (4 years ago)
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ooooooh
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echeeche at 09:10 AM, 12/07/2015 (4 years ago)
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ok
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bobchuks at 09:17 AM, 12/07/2015 (4 years ago)
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jidewu.....
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elchymo at 09:32 AM, 12/07/2015 (4 years ago)
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Stupid boy Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes
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Ken1230 at 09:39 AM, 12/07/2015 (4 years ago)
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Na jidewu be his real name not Jidenna. Take note poster.
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OOSSYY at 10:39 AM, 12/07/2015 (4 years ago)
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UNA SURE SAY THIS MAN WEY LOOK LIKE USAMA BIN LADEN NA NIGERIAN MAN, COMING TO TALK OF BEING IGBO MAN
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ogechukwu23 at 10:49 AM, 12/07/2015 (4 years ago)
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Abeg make he pack oneside joooooo who cares
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Mobbysmartins at 10:49 AM, 12/07/2015 (4 years ago)
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He looks gay
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uchex at 10:52 AM, 12/07/2015 (4 years ago)
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No sense
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FeyiKunwa at 11:50 AM, 12/07/2015 (4 years ago)
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He used the media just like Donald Trump to get free publicity. Brilliant idea! make outrageous statements and get high ratings. He made an outrageous statement and now we are given 7 Facts that people need to know about him.
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Abubu86 at 12:18 PM, 12/07/2015 (4 years ago)
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How that one take affect the price of garri for market
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raybenzino at 02:07 PM, 12/07/2015 (4 years ago)
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who I'm help?
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tommyk4uus at 02:57 PM, 12/07/2015 (4 years ago)
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For him pocket,  This guy is an aturumutete
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Aniagain at 04:11 PM, 12/07/2015 (4 years ago)
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I thought u were going to say he is a psychiatric patient who escaped from a psychiatric hospital

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edpete at 10:41 AM, 13/07/2015 (4 years ago)
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nonsense
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elchymo at 10:50 AM, 14/08/2015 (4 years ago)
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How is this my concern?  Sad
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Badoo_lee at 12:29 PM, 14/08/2015 (4 years ago)
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Who cares? We don't want to know about him.
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