Jude Lemfani Abaga better known as M.I Abaga, is a Nigerian rapper, songwriter, and record producer. He was born on the 4th of October 1981 in Jos Plateau state Nigeria, he is 39 years of age. He was CEO of Chocolate City from June 2015 to 2019. He won Best Hip Hop and Best New Act at the 2009 MTV Africa Music Awards and was nominated in the Best International Act category at the BET Awards 2010. He rose to prominence in 2006 when his song “Crowd Mentality” became popular in Jos. His critically acclaimed debut studio album Talk About It was released on 11 December 2008. The LP was succeeded by MI 2: The Movie (2010). Four years after that, he released The Chairman as his third studio album. M.I Abaga released the playlist Rendezvous in February 2018. In August of that year, he released his fourth studio album A Study On Self Worth: Yxng Dxnzl.On 6 March 2020, M.I Abaga announced his exit from Chocolate City Music and launch his record label Incredible Music.
M.I Abaga’s parents, Pastor and Mrs Abaga are from Takum, Taraba state, both of Jukun-Nigerian descent.
In 2010, M.I Abaga won the Musician of the Year at the Future Awards. In 2010, he also won the Musician of the Year at the City People Entertainment Awards. In 2010, he also won the Musician of the Year at the Malaysian African Entertainments Awards. In 2018, he won the Best Rap Single of the Year at The Headies Awards. He is currently the king of rappers in Nigeria and Africa at large.
M.I’Abaga Net worth
M.I has spent quit some time in the industry and has been working had and consistent,he has signed a deal with indigenous Telecom.company Glo Nigeria. M.I Abaga net worth is estimated at $3.9million, making him one of the richest rapper in Africa.
Mercedes G wagon N30million
M.I Abaga gifted himself the car to celebrate 100,000 followers on Instagram.A Mercedes Benz G-Wagon which costs him over N30million.
He wrote on Instagram “decided to bless myself on a 100k nigga p.. thank God for his blessings!!! thank you guys for the support and for putting my career where it is.. i am forever grateful and appreciative”
M.I now joins the list of many Nigerian musicians who own the machine. The car has the following features.
MPG: Up to 12 city / 15 highway
Horsepower: 382 to 536 hp
Curb weight: 5,578 to 5,622 lbs
Engine: 5.5 L V8
Fuel tank capacity: 29 gal
Bentley Continental GT N42million
The , M.I’s new ride, cost him about £176,385. This means he had to splash out a cool N42.1 million converted to Naira.
The classic, imposing matrix radiator grille, has an even stronger feel. The headlights are designed to incorporate a beautiful jewelry effect. And at the rear, distinctive wraparound lights – seamlessly integrated into the haunches of the car – are distinguished by their signature ‘floating’ LED lamps.
MSRP: From $202,500
Horsepower: 542 to 626 hp
Dimensions: 191″ L x 77″ W x 55″ H
MPG: Up to 16 city / 26 highway
Engine: 4.0 L V8, 6.0 L V12
The coupé’s wide, low-sprung appearance is more than just for the sleek looks. Its width means it sits aggressively low to the road. This ‘planted’ appearance makes it’s not just hunkered down ready for action, but in motion it is incredibly stable at all speeds, in all circumstances.It possess State-of-the-art suspension, including Intelligent Continuous Damping Control which constantly monitors the car’s attitude and poise. This enables a cool bouncy ride when the speed is low, but as it increases, your control also increases.
the Continental GT benefits from one of the world’s most advanced all-wheel-drive systems, ensuring that all the power the 12-cylinder engine generates is utilized. Its ability to accelerate under a wave of torque at any speed, in all weather conditions is unparalleled.
All-wheel drive is not simply about delivering superb traction for higher performance, it also ensures greater safety in all weather conditions. The advanced system can instantaneously adjust the power split between the front and rear wheels depending on the available grip. In addition, the uprated Electronic Stability Control (ESC) system operates alongside the all-wheel drive system to deliver superb reassurance whatever your driving style.
M.I Abaga has paid his dues in the Nigerian music industry and as far as hip-hop is concerned in Africa He has been a very big influence and has been supportive to so many artists in Africa, he has made name for himself and he deserves the life his living at the moment.