Ayra Starr is a musical artist who is one of those that emerged from the quarantine period. She is signed to Mavin Records and is placing Nigeria, Black girls and the youth on the map. This article looks into Ayra’s biography, her background, rise to stardom and the nature of her journey.
Ayra Starr Age and Place of Birth
Ayrra was born in Edo State, Benin on 14th June 2002. Her real name is Onyinkansola Aderibigbe. She is currently 18 years old and lives in Lagos, Nigeria with her family.
Ayra Starr Education Background
Ayra Starr’s education background information remains scanty as at the time of this article’s publication and shall be updated upon receipt.
Ayra Starr Career Journey
Starr is a model and recording artist. She began her modeling career in 2018, being signed to Quave Model Management. Starr has featured on publications and done several magazine cover shoots including Krisari Entertainment and Concept Fashion Magazine. Moreover, she featured in an Eriife Music video as a model in ‘Dear Future Wife’. She got wide exposure gaining attention from social media and particularly Instagram.
She built her page and used it to share personal and musical content. She was keen to pay attention to music at a tender age and used to compose songs and was a regular performer in her church choit. Her brother has supported Ayra’s career journey as a musical artist.
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Don Jazzy, Mavin Records onwer discovered Ayra and went through her social media platforms Don Jazzy noticed something about the young Nigerian and saw that it was worth an investment in. In 2020, the two worked at the Mavin Records studios recording songs and was officially signed into the label on the twentieth of January 2021. The next day, Ayra Starr put up her EP album, titled ‘Ayra Starr’ which comprised five songs, of which ‘Away’ has performed the best.
The song talks of one’s response to the things and people that cause them pain and encouraged to face them boldly. Ayra describes the song as a relieving type of song and one that empowers whoever listens to it. She infuses aspects of Afrobeat, Afropop, Trap and RnB creating a unique sound winning over hearts across the world.
Ayra Starr Personal Life
Ayra lost her father in 2018 and this impacted her immensely encouraging her to creatively express her feelings in writing song in his tribute. She today stays with her mother and only brother in Nigeria.
Ayra Starr Net worth and Assets
Her net Worth as of the year 2021 is estimated to be close to $100,000.
|Real Name||Onyinkansola Aderibigbe|
|Age||18 years (as of 2021)|
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