Kiss Daniel (now Kizz Daniel) is a Nigerian recording artist and a performer who is popular for his for his critically acclaimed song, Yeba.
Daniel’s chart-topping song Woju released on September 1, 2014, was regarded as one of the best Nigerian songs that year and was nominated in the Hottest Single category in 2015. The young artist has gathered a number of awards since the start of his music career. He took home six prestigious awards in 2016; City People Music Award, The Headies and Nigeria Entertainment Award and others.
Kizz Daniel Biography
Oluwatobiloba Daniel Anidugbe was born on 1 May 1994 popularly known as Kizz Daniel, Daniel is a Nigerian singer, and songwriter. He is best known for his singles “Woju”, “Mama” and “Yeba”.
He started his career with the stage name Kiss Daniel Before changing it in May 2018. He signed a record deal with G-Worldwide Entertainment in 2013 but left the label following a public contract dispute and court case. He founded the Fly Boy Inc record label in November 2017.
Kizz Daniel was born on May 1, 1994. He grew up in Abeokuta, Ogun state. The 27-year-old has achieved more in his short career than most achieve in their lifetime.
Kizz Daniel Real Name
Kizz Daniel’s real name is Oluwatobiloba Daniel Anidugb. He said in interviews that a girl gave him his stage name Kiss Daniel. She kept calling him “kiss” and the name stuck. He changed his stage name in May 2018 after leaving record label, G-Worldwide Entertainment.
According to some reports, the label legally owned the famous moniker, “Kiss Daniel”, and to avoid a copyright lawsuit he changed his name on all social media platforms to Kizz Daniel, including Instagram where he now uses the username, @iamkizzdaniel. Some reports suggested he only changed the name for rebranding purposes after saying goodbye to his old label.
Kiss Daniel Music Career
Kizz Daniel’s professional music career kicked-off while he was a student at the Federal University of Agriculture. He was studying Water Resources Management and Agrometeorology at the time. The Afro Pop singer eventually completed his degree in 2013 and gave his music career his full attention. Kiss Daniel’s 2014 single, Woju, was an instant hit. The song became one of Nigeria’s biggest tracks of the year and was nominated for “Hottest Single Of The Year” and the Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
Kizz Daniel released his debut album, New Era, in May 2016. The offering won The Headies award for “Album of the Year”. After leaving G-Worldwide Entertainment in 2017, Kiss started his own record label, Fly Boy Inc. He released his second album, No Bad Songz, under his new label in late 2018.
Kizz Daniel songs
Several of Kiss Daniel’s songs have become hits in many parts of Africa. The remix for his hit single, Woju, featured Davido and Tiwa Savage. Kiss Daniel also worked with American DJ Diplo on Iwek – one of the tracks on his second studio album. Nasty C joined Kiss Daniel on Ghetto while Diamond Platnumz featured on Tere.
Some of Kizz Daniel’s other hit songs include Yeba, Laye, 4Dayz, Sofa, No Days, Good Time, Kiss Me and For You featuring Wizkid.
Kizz Daniel Family, Parents
Daniel lost his dad, Kola Anidugbe on May 29, 2015. He had once shared a photo of himself and parents on social media before the older man’s demise. Despite the controversy surrounding his absence from his father’s burial, Daniel later shared an emotional tribute on late Anidugbe’s birthday on June 17, 2015. In the written speech, the singer described himself as the Stupid son for not being there for the old man, for loving the fame above his family and for believing that the ailment (typhoid) that took his father’s life wasn’t serious.
The artiste regrets not having his father around long enough to fulfill the promise he made – to gift the old man a car on his birthday.
Kizz Daniel Wife
Kizz Daniel’s known girlfriend is also a singer who goes by the name Chidinma. The pair were said to be living together at some point but have since changed their living arrangement since living together.
Although there has been several speculations that Kizz Daniels and his singer girlfriend, Chidinma (Who is known for her hit song, “Kedike” and “Baller”) due to his large appetite for anything under a skirt.
Kizz Daniel has also been linked to dating Beverly Osu, although there has not been any official confirmation of this, unlike with his relationship with Chidinma. He used Beverly Osu as his lead model in one of his recent hit songs “Madu”, where the pair were dramatizing a romantic relationship.
The known girlfriend for Kizz Daniel at the moment is still Chidinma, Miss Kedike.
Kiss Daniel Awards
Kiss Daniel has won so many awards, here are list of his awards,
Nigeria Entertainment Award in 2016 he won the
- Afropop Artist of the Year
- Hottest Single of the Year
(City People Music Award 2016)
- Music Artist of the Year(male)
(The Headies 2016)
- Best R&B/Pop Album
Hip Hop World Revelation of the Year
- Album of the Year
(Nigeria Entertainment Award 2015)
- Best New Act to Watch
Kizz Daniel Cars
“Kizz Daniel”, has shown off his expensive fleet of luxury cars collections on social media. The car in the pictures is Bentley’s car, shows of his Mercedes-Benz S Class, Mercedes-Benz AMG GLE 63 S Coupe, and Bentley Continental GT.
Kiss Daniel Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG
The car comes in a Front-engine, rear-wheel drive. It is a 7-speed 7G-Tronic / 9-speed 9G-Tronic automatic. Some interesting features include a large front grille inspired by the F700 Concept car and LED lights used exclusively inside and out – a first in the automotive industry. In the interior, a ‘luxury’ material covers almost every surface. The Mercedes-Benz S-Class, (German for “special class”) is a series of full-size luxury sedans and limousines.
Kizz Daniel Bentley Continental GT
The 2-door Bentley Continental GT features a twin-turbo 4-litre V8 or a 6-litre W12 engine. The V8 produces 500 hp and 487 lb-ft of torque. The car is capable of reaching a top speed of 192 mph (309 km/h). While the W12 produces 567 hp and 516 lb⋅ft of torque.The Bentley Continental GT also features cylinder deactivation technology. This can deactivate half of the cylinders when they’re not needed to improve fuel economy by up to 8%.
Kizz Daniel Mercedes-Benz AMG GLE 63 S Coupe – N35million
The Mercedes-Benz AMG GLE 63 S Coupe meets the highest of standards in terms of performance, design and comfort.
Kizz Daniel House
Kizz Daniel net worth
Kizz Daniel’s net worth is allegedly between $1 million (₦360 million) and $2.1 million (₦756 million). He reportedly charges over ₦1 million per show.
Kizz Daniel is known for his love of luxury cars. He has owned a Mercedes Benz and Bentley. The singer made headlines in 2018 when he bought his brother his own set of wheels – a Dodge Challenger!
Kizz Daniel bought his second home in 2018. He showed off the mansion on Instagram.
“All thanks to GOD. Bought my second house in Lagos from @thehavenhomes just 4years into the business, I want to say a huge thank you to my FANS. I pray we all succeed just the right way,” he wrote on Instagram.
Kizz Daniel Twins
Nigerian singer, Oluwatobiloba Daniel Anidugbe professionally known as Kizz Daniel has struck gold in double proportion after his wife delivered a set of twins for him on his birthday.
The handsome singer and stage stopper took to his official Twitter page on Saturday, May 1st, 2021 to make the announcement while celebrating his 27th birthday.
ᴛʜᴇʀᴇ ɪꜱ ɴᴏ ʙᴇᴛᴛᴇʀ ᴡᴀʏ ᴛᴏ ᴄᴇʟᴇʙʀᴀᴛᴇ ᴍʏ ʙɪʀᴛʜᴅᴀʏ, ᴛʜᴀɴ ᴀɴɴᴏᴜɴᴄɪɴɢ ᴛʜᴇ ᴀʀʀɪᴠᴀʟ ᴏꜰ ᴍʏ ꜱᴏɴꜱ… ᴊᴇʟᴀɴɪ & ᴊᴀʟɪʟ ❤️ pic.twitter.com/BWzm8PZRxX
— VADO ‘D GREAT (@iamkissdaniel) May 1, 2021