He was born November 8, 1988 in Aviara Town, Delta State to Mr and Mrs Iniyezo. He is originally from Aviara Town, Isoko South, Delta State in south southern Nigeria.
SolidStar had his primary and secondary education in Lagos state where he obtained his first and secondary school certificates respectively. He has since remained very active and relevant in the Nigerian Music Industry.
SolidStar began his musical career at early age of 14 when he started as a drummer for his local church choir in Aviara, in Delta State.
He was discovered a few years later at a music talent show in Ajegunle area of Lagos State where he was introduced to Paul Cole, a record label boss.
In 2010, SolidStar formally signed to Achievas Record and his debut album was subsequently released under the label and is known to sing fluently in English, Isoko, Yoruba and Igbo Languages.
SolidStar is creative, skillful and highly talented Nigerian singer. His genres of music is Afro-beat and R&B. His music is famously known and loved by his numerous fans across Nigeria and Africa.
In 2010, he released his debut album ‘One in a Million’ which went on to become a huge hit. The remix of the single “One in a Million” featured Africa’s legend, 2face Idibia.
Solidstar has since released several hit singles, some of which are:
• “One in a Million” (featuring 2Baba)
• “Silicon” (featuring Timaya)
• “Wait (Refix)” (featuring Patoranking and Tiwa Savage)
• “Wait” (featuring Davido)
• “My Body (featuring Timaya)
• “Oluchi” (featuring Flavour)
• “International Woman”
• “Nwa Baby” (featuring 2Baba)
Awards and Nominations
Solidstar is a recipient of several awards and nominations. Some and most recent include:
• Won 2010 Best New Artiste for his work on ‘One In a Million” at the Nigerian Music Video Awards (NMVA).
• Won Best Collabo of the year at the City People Entertainment Awards for his work in a hit single, “Oluchi”.
• 2015 Nominee for Best Raggae/Dancehall Single at the Headies.
SolidStar is currently married with a baby boy.
His Net Worth
SolidStar is currently doing very well in the Nigerian Music Industry, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $700,000 dollars.