Last Updated on September 8, 2018 by mybiohub
Naeto C real/full name is Naetochukwu Chikwe born 17 December 1982, is a Nigerian rapper, Afrobeat artist and record producer. He was born in Houston, Texas and is of Nigerian origin.
Naeto C is from Owerri in Imo State, Nigeria; Born to former Nigerian
Ambassador to Ireland, Doctor Mrs. Kema Chikwe and Chief Herbert Chikwe.
He spent his early years in that city, in a household very influenced
by music. His fondness for music grew fast and was articulated into
other creative art forms, most specifically poetry, which took him to
various competitions and earned him accolades as a young poet.
After finishing his secondary education in Lagos, he moved to the United States for higher education both in SUNY Old Westbury and a year later, George Washington University.Naeto C graduated in 2004 from the George Washington University with a BSc. in Biology, intending to go study further and become a medical doctor.
The stage name Naeto C,was derived from his first name Naetochukwu. Houston born rapper, Naeto C is currently riding
on the waves of his successful single, Sitting on Top. It has been
receiving massive rotation on radio and television, the video which was
directed by Waltbanger 101 has been heavy on chart lists from Soundcity
to MTV Base.
The prolific MC has recorded over 80 songs as a
solo artist and about 50 songs with the World Famous Akademy as a group.
His much anticipated debut album, which is still untitled, is ready;
it’s destined to change the rap scene in Nigeria.
producer, he’s worked with several artists including Sasha, G.T.,
Adewale Ayuba, and co-produced a song for Dare titled “Carry
Dey Go,” which features 2 Face Idibia. A notable production achievement
is the “I Believe” song Naeto wrote and co-produced with VC Perez,
which features himself, an up and coming R&B/Gospel artist, Sheun
and the Legendary Hugh Masekela from South Africa.
His hit track Kini Big deal is topping every chat from Nigeria to South Africa