Favour Etuk is his real name, but widely and professionally known as Kaptain. He is a fast upcoming Nigerian rapper, singer and songwriter.
He was born in Benin City, Edo State on January 18, 1990. Kaptain hails from Akwa Ibom in south southern Nigeria.
Kaptain’s Educational Background
Kaptain did his primary and secondary education respectively in Benin City, Edo State. Upon graduation from secondary school, he made full career in music.
Kaptain’s Music Career
Kaptain made entry into the music world at an early age when he used to perform as a dancer in numerous shows in his school and local community.
He gained professional prominence in music, having built on his skills and recorded his first-ever single in 2012 which became a viral hit.
Encouraged and assisted by his mentor, Sunshine, Kaptain ventured into rap after discovering he is gifted in that area. He has since made tremendous impact in the industry.
Kaptain has done good number of fronts of mainstream tunes and posted them on the web.
He is a great entertainer and has garnered lots of followers on social media with his brilliant raps and good music across board.
The fine, young gifted rapper and singer is fast growing, currently measuring shoulders with top Nigerian rapper, Erigga and has been projected to dominate the music scene in short time.
Kaptain is currently signed to Zaza Empire Records, a development widely believed by his numerous fans and media to be a strong pillar of all his music releases and projects.
He recorded the single, ‘Money Must Drop’, which highlighted talented singer, Effizy. The single which was followed up with a visual, was fully sponsored by his record label. The song became an instant hit, making Kaptain one of the most sought-after and fast-rising rappers in Nigeria.
Kaptain has also dropped the EP, ‘Kapacity’ which was made of four hit tracks, like Gbese Gbese, Chemistry, In Love, and Problem.
The project was indeed a huge success and garnered massive streams irrespective of its short period of release. Each single from the EP project was a hit, thereby increasing his fan base unimaginably in all streaming platforms.
The talented singer and rapper has also worked with top Nigerian artistes like Corizo, Kontrolla, and many others.
Kaptain and Corizo, Snazzygrin, and Kontrolla collaborated to deliver the pop single, Shortcut To Success.
Kaptain has so far released good number of hit singles, some and most notably as:
- Money Must Drop
- In Love
- Lor Lor
- Grateful (featuring Steps)
- Enter Season (featuring Wondakhid)
- This Kind Love
- Gbese Gbese
- Ginger Mi (Icewater featuring Kaptain)
- Jeje (Dy Drizz featuring Kaptain & Kanfizzy)
- Memera (Evans Nicky featuring Kaptain)
- Zanku Master (Fantastic Frank featuring Kaptain)
- Out My Head (JCLOUD featuring Kaptain)
- Kapacity (EP)
His Personal Life
Kaptain is not yet married, but widely believed to be in a relationship with his growing popularity and wealth in the music industry.
The young Afro hairdo entertainer is pretty young and more determined in making it bigger and climbing to the pinnacle of the music profession. He is actually up and doing, performing at various music shows and events across Nigeria.
Kaptain’s Net Worth
Kaptain is indeed a talent as a rapper, singer and songwriter with an estimated net worth of about $100,000 dollars.
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