Post Title: Falz The Bahd Guy Biography, Songs , Age & Net Worth
Full And Real Name: Folarin Falana
Stage Name: Falz the Bahd Guy
Date of Birth: Born October 27,1990.
State of Birth: Lagos State .
State of Origin: Ekiti State.
Occupation: Rapper ,Entertainer, Lawyer and Activist.
His real name is Folarin Falana better know as Falz The Bahd Guy , Falz preferred to be seen as a “The Bad Guy” because he is an intelligent rapper . Falz The Bahd Guy Rapper ,entertainer, lawyer and activist that was born in Lagos Nigeria on October 27th 1990.
He is originally called Folarin Falana but Falz The Bahd Guy is the stage name .He is a top Nigerian rapper who has recently rose to stardom . Falz The Bahd Guy is a fast rising and talented Nigerian trained lawyer turned Music rapper and entertainer that Nigerians are currently focusing their attention on as he has got some cool potentials . Falz is a son of renowned and successful Nigeria lawyer, Femi Falana, his stage name was gotten from his real name , all he did was removed ANA from Falana and added Z to it making it FALZ . Incase you don’t know what it means because many people may be thinking it means nothing , Bahd Guy( an abbreviation for, Brilliant And Highly Distinct).
Falz was born into a family of three children. He attended St Leos Catholic Primary School, Ikeja Lagos and Olashore International Secondary School, Osun State. Thereafter, he went to the United Kingdom to study law , he then moved back to Nigeria to attend law school and was called to bar in February 2012 .
Meanwhile Falz was already in love with music back in his secondary school days . When he was in the secondary school there was this friend of his that was good at writing rap lyrics before they formed a little group ‘The School Boys’. At this point , music was becoming part of his life and he had to join the choir in church and few months later he released a mixtape which was a compilation of what he had been recording . This was an attempt to gain a little recorgnition in the church . After that mixtape in 2009 , Falz also released about five singles and it was all goood .
Falz was really determine to make it big in his rap career as he kept working on new stuffs . The release of his single titled ‘High Class’ produced by Studio Magic, he was fantatsically gearing up for rap domination in the Nigeria Music Industry . He became persistent in his career and he released some couple of hit singles including ‘Wazup Guy’ (2011), ‘High Class'(2013) and ‘Currency’ (2013) and hitting em up with his debut studio album titled ‘Wazup Guy’ in May 2014 . Falz called alot of talented singers and rappers to the table to do their thing on the album , the likes of Olamide, Yemi Alade, Dr Sid was in attendance . He has some couple of close pals in the music scene , the likes of Eldee, Don Jazzy,Simi and M.I . He revealed in an interview that he grew up listening to the likes of Nigerian legends Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, Trybesmen, Plantashun Boiz before he finally started his career . His rap lines are filled with local dialects and comedic lines that keep fans laughing and wondering where he learnt then from .
Awards And Nominations
1. The funny rapper won Scream Awards 2014 (Best New Act).
2. Falz was nominated for the 10th edition in the the Best New Act Category for the Nigeria Entertainment Awards 2015
Endorsements And Achievements
Falz The Bahd Guy signed an endorsement deal with Car sales site Cheki, he also has an endorsement deal with WebMAllNG. Incase you are wondering WebMAllNG is an online shopping store for clothes, footwears, electronics, mobile phones, laptops, books, toys. On February 2015 he signed a deal with online Fashion retailer, Jay Osibe. The biggest one out of all is that Falz is now a brand MTN ambassador .
Falz Net Worth :
Falz net worth is estimated to be $200, 000