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Oyinkansola Sarah Aderibigbe known professionally as Ayra Starr. She was born on 14 June 2002 in Cotonou, Benin. Ayra Starr is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and model.
Although her parents hail from Kwara, Nigeria, she grew up with her brother, Oluwadamilare Aderibigbe in Lagos. Ayra Starr tragically lost her dad in 2018 which had effect on her music.
She adopted melancholic songs as a form of tributes to her father and as a coping mechanism.
At the age of 16 years old, Ayra stepped into modeling in August 2018 in Lagos. She had worked with many brands including the Esperanza Woman wear brand, Complete Fashion Magazine, Mazelle Studio, and more.
Long before Starr became popular and made her debut song, she had picked her stage name as “Ayra Starr”. According to her, the stage name represents what she stands for as it means “woke and eye-opening”.
The beautiful singer is passionate about making music that both the adults and young ones can resonate with. In 2019, Ayra started making covers of songs already produced by many popular singers.
She uploaded her first song titled “Damage” on her Instagram page. This song got the attention of the Mavis record boss, Don Jazzy.
Don Jazzy worked with Starr behind the scenes as a result of the video. Until 2021, the Marvin boss announced the young female artist as new signee of the record label.
Ayra Starr Net Worth and Quick Facts
|Full Name||Oyinkansola Sarah Aderibigbe|
|Stage Name||Ayra Starr
Celestial Being (Nickname)
|Birthdate||June 14th, 2002|
|College||Les Cours Sonou University|
|Marital status||Not Married|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Profession||Singer, Songwriter, Model.|
|Debut Song||Ayra Starr (EP)|
|Sources of Wealth||Record sale, Music streams, Modeling|
|Social Media||Instagram, twitter|
|Last Update||April 2022|
Relationship and Personal Life
Concerning Ayra Starr’s relationship status, she is currently single and focused on her carrier.
How did Don Jazzy discover Ayra?
Speaking in an interview with ‘The Afrobeat Podcast‘, Don Jazzy revealed that he found both Ayra Starr and Rema via Instagram. Don Jazzy urged young artists to promote themselves on social media.
He revealed label producers do not have the time to attend shows and handpick artistes unlike in previous times.
Is Ayra Starr done with university?
Yes, Ayra graduated from Les Cours Sonou in Cotonou, Benin.
What is Ayra Starr net worth?
Ayra Starr Net Worth in 2022 is estimated at about $300,000.To Read Great Articles, Click Here