Ali Jita has his birth as Ali Isa Jibril. He is a popular Kano-based Hausa musician, song writer, movie producer and director known for his many jingles in Hausa movies.
He was born on July 15 1983 in Kano into the family of Alhaji Sallau Jibrin Kibiya, a butcher, and his mother Hajiya Ummul-Khairi in Gyadi Gyadi area of Kumbotso, Local government Kano state, Nigeria. He was raised in the Shagari quarters of Gyadi Gyadi, Kano before his father moved his family from Kano to Lagos and then to Abuja due to his business purposes.
Ali Jita had his primary education at Army Day in Lagos and Abuja respectively.
He later did National Diploma program in Public Administration at the School of Management Studies Kano and another Diploma in Computer at Intersystem ICT School, Kano.
His Music Career
Ali Jita began his music carrier with a debut album titled, Jita in 2009.
He has since rose to limelight in music sector of Kannyeood with interesting songs to his credit. He is rated one of the most influential stars in Kannywood Music industry winning several awards.
Ali Jita associates include Nazifi Asnanic, Fati Niger, Naziru M Ahmad, etc. He also collaborated with Umar M Shareef and produced a song called Mama.
Ali Jita’s song called Love was chosen the second best Hausa music of the year 2018 by BBC Hausa.
Ali is also a movie producer. His success in making hit films such as Gimbiya Bakandamiya, Kishi, Murmushin Alkawari Zaman Aure and lately Garin Gimba is a testimony to his prowess in film making.
Ali Jita is such a versatile young man, creative, skillful and highly talented who has made tremendous contributions in Kannywood and the Nigeria music industry at large.
In 2019, the talented singer produced the official video of Arewa Angel together with another Kannywood actress Rahama Sadau. He also produced another official video of the song called Love with the actress Hadiza Gabon.
Awards and Honors
Ali Jita has so far in his music career received over fifteen awards including the BBC Hausa recognition in 2018.
His Personal Life
The talented singer is happily married with one son.
His Net Worth
Ali Jita has remained one of the richest and most influential musicians in the Hausa music industry with an estimated net worth of about $400,000 dollars.