Barry Jhay is a Nigerian musical artist who has carved out a space for himself in the music industry. He is in the pop genre and explores aspects of Afrobeat in his art. His background, personal life and career journey are addressed below in his biography.
Barry Jhay Age and Place of Birth
Born and raised in Iban, Oluwakayode Junior Balogun grew up in a normal family. He was born in 1993 celebrating his birthday on every 13th February. His father, Ayinde Balogun, was also a musician as we will later see.
Barry Jhay Education Background
Barry attended primary school in the state of Oyo. He however did not proceed to college and instead began shaping his career as a musician and sound engineer.
Barry Jhay Career Journey
His career as a musician has thus far been very successful getting recognitions and awards from around the world. His musical journey is one intricately linked to his background, as he is from the family of one of the greatest musical maestros Ayinde Sikiru Barrister. His father Balogun Ayinde was a renowned musician and to a large extent Jhay’s career began in an effort to sustain his late fater’s name and less of his own will. He won Best New Act category at the CPM Awards and the following year bagged another award for his work.
He released his album Barry Back which is making rounds online and reaching thousands of fans across the world. Some of his songs include Aiye, Barry Back, Ashe She, Go Down, Melanin and As.
Barry Jhay Personal Life, Wife, Children
He is a talented musician and keeps his private life away from the public. He however celebrates his mother on his social media pages.
Barry Jhay Net Worth and Assets
The musician is approximated to be worth $250,000 with investments in a variety of fields. He runs a clothing line titled _xvi_xii_x which makes sales cross the world.
|Real Name||Barry Jhay|
|Age||28 (As at 2021)|
|Place of Birth||Oyo State|