He was born 1981 in Lagos State. The actual date of his birth and educational background not known. Gaaga hails from Abia State in south eastern Nigeria.
Larry Gaaga began his career in the entertainment industry in 2011 when he was General Manager of YSG Entertainment, managing the career of rapper Vector.
He later featured in one of Vector’s tracks, “Get Down” alongside 2Baba. He was shot to fame and popularity with the success of ‘Gaaga Shuffle’, a song he performed alongside Innocent ‘2Baba’ Idibia.
In 2017, 2Baba released a collaborative track featuring Larry Gaaga, titled “Gaga Shuffle”, a very successful song that was named after one of Larry Gaaga’s signature dance moves.
According to the song’s producer, Dapiano, the track was completely unplanned – it came about when both artistes heard the track at the studio and was recorded within 30 minutes. The success of the song inspired Gaaga to pursue his career in music and performing.
The highly creative and talented Nigerian artiste has since released several hit songs including:
• Iworiwo Ft. 2baba Shawa Shawa Ft Dj Neptune, Slimcase, Olamide, CDQ
• Doe Ft Davido
• Baba Nla Ft 2baba, Burna Boy & D’Banj
• Man No Be God Ft. Charass
• Azaman ft. Slimcase, 2baba & Peruzzi
• Wonderful Ft. Sarkodie, Wande Coal
• Sho Ja Ft. Base One
• Kiri Koko Ft Shina Peller, Broda Shaggi
• Low Ft Wizkid
• In My Head ft Patoranking
In 2019, Gaaga secured a record deal with Universal Music Group Nigeria.
The same year 2019, Larry Gaaga again partnered with 2Baba to release the love song ‘Iworiwo’. Shortly after that, he released ‘Low’, a collaboration with Wizkid. The song amassed over 11 million views on YouTube.
Gaaga is signed to Universal Music Group Nigeria. He is also the CEO of Gaaga Muzik.
The same year 2019, it was revealed that Larry Gaaga had worked extensively on the soundtrack album to produce one of Nigerian’s premiere film productions, ‘Living in Bondage’. The album also featured Davido, Flavour, Peruzzi, Patoranking and 2Baba.
Aside music, Gaaga is an oil and gas mogul. He sits on the board of KL Oil and Gas.
Larry Gaaga is also a brand Ambassador for both D’usse and Afa Sports.
Larry Gaaga earned a nomination for “Entertainment Man of the Year” at the Nigerian Entertainment Awards.
Larry Gaaga is married with three children.
His Net Worth
Larry Gaaga is indeed a talent to reckon with in the Nigerian music industry, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $3 million dollars.