Buju TYE: What is the Meaning of Buju TYE’s name?

Quick Facts

Name Buju TYE
Age 24 Years Old
Nick Name Buju
Birth Name Daniel Benson
Birth Date 1998-05-14
Gender Male
Profession Rapper , Musician , Record Producer
Birth Nation Nigeria
Place Of Birth Lagos
Nationality Nigerian
Ethnicity Nigerian-Black
Home Town Gbagada
Horoscope Taurus
Religion Christian
Race Black
Marital Status Unmarried
Sexual Orientation Straight
Net Worth $250K
Source of Wealth Music Industry
Height 1.67 m or 5 ft 6 in.
Weight 60 KG
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Body Type Athletic
Links Instagram

Nigerian singer, rapper, record producer, and songwriter Buju TYE (BujuToYourEars) has released a number of songs, including Catch a Vibe, A Day in Lagos, Aje, L’Enu, Spiritual, L’Enu remix ft. Burna Boy, and Outside (Recent release on 19th May 2021). He was signed to Spaceship Records by Burna Boy, and Burna Boy’s remix of his hit L’enu served as his debut hymn.

After Burna Boy and his sister Nissi Ogulu, he is the third musician signed to Spaceship Collective. He allegedly declined to renew his contract with the record label after it ended in April in order to concentrate on his career and himself. He was the recipient of the Revelation of the Year City People Music Award. A Jamaican reggae musician by the name of Buju Banton gave Buju his moniker. He goes by the stage moniker BujuToyourEars.

How much is the Net worth of  Buju TYE?

Buju TYE is one of the biggest Nigerian stars, a popular rapper with a lot of talent. He currently has a viral sensation. Buju’s current net worth is thought to be $250,000. His primary source of riches is the music industry, and he currently leads a stylish lifestyle. He has not provided any information to the public on his earnings or yearly pay.

Buju TYE with his new car. Via Notjustok

Where is Buju TYE from? Learn about his Birth, Parents, and History

Buju TYE was born on May 14, 1998, making him 23 years old as of 2021. His birthplace is Lagos, Nigeria. Daniel Benson is his true name. His ethnicity is Nigerian-Black, and he is a citizen of Nigeria. Akwa Ibom State is where he was born. He was born and raised in Gbagada, but his family eventually relocated to Ogun State. Also, he has always been interested in music. He lost his mother to cancer. His zodiac sign is Taurus, and he practices Christianity. He hasn’t given the public any information regarding his parents’ names or his siblings’ identities.

He releases new single, 'Outside' [SINGLE] | Pulse Nigeria
Buju started writing songs while he was a junior in high school. Via Pulse Nigeria

Regarding his educational history, Buju started writing songs while he was a junior in high school. He went by the name Drizzle at the time, but eventually adopted the stage name “Buju.” He started off rapping and eventually joined the choir. Also, he then began doing solo performances at commencement rituals and continued to pursue his love at the university. He put some time into perfecting his look while drawing inspiration from artists like Burna Boy, Buju Banton, Damian Marley, and J Hus.

Buju finished his studies at Akwa Ibom State and received a diploma. He worked at an industrial training job when he was a student, which he disliked. Then he was suspended because he was so preoccupied with his music that he occasionally arrived late to his venue and used the extra time to create additional music. While listening to one of his Buju Banton songs, he got suspended.

What is the Meaning of Buju TYE’s name?

Buju is a native name given to children that are overweight by their parents. Its meaning is “bread” (Jamaican bread). Then he gave it his own interpretation: B = Beauty, U = Below, J = Just, U = Understood. Together, they have the connotation of Just Understood Beauty.

What is the Professional Career of Buju TYE?

In February 2018, Buju TYE released “Catch a Vibe,” his debut album. He considered his second record, “A Day in Lagos,” which was made on a boat and was better than his debut single, to be his best work. He describes his music as an afro-fusion interpretation. Also, he then began collaborating on the remix of “L’Enu” alongside singer, rapper, and songwriter Burna Boy. In order for him to become famous, Zlatan and Buju released “Spiritual,” which went on to become a smash. He issued the EP “To Your Ears” in 2019.

Buju TYE released his first record 'Catch a Vibe' in February 2018
Buju TYE released his first record ‘Catch a Vibe’ in February 2018 Source: @pan-african-music.com

Buju was confirmed as the third talent to be signed to Burna Boy’s record label, “Spaceship Records,” following Burna Boy and his sister Nissi Ogulu, on April 16, 2020. He also had hits with “Energy,” “Mind Games,” “Ohema,” “Balance it,” “Commander,” and other songs. He released a 7-track sophomore EP titled “Sorry, I’m Late” on October 28, 2021. In February 2018, Buju TYE released his debut album, “Catch a Vibe.”

Who is Buju TYE dating in his personal life?

Buju TYE has not wed yet and will do so in the future. He doesn’t currently have a girlfriend, so it’s thought that he’s single. There are no rumors, news, affairs, or relationships involving him. He is currently living a happy, carefree life without any interruptions and is putting more of his attention into his profession than he is into dating. He is not gay and has a straight sexual orientation.

Nigerian Rapper, Buju
Nigerian Rapper, Buju Source: @akpraise

Body Measurement: What is the height of Buju TYE?

Buju TYE is a calm, attractive man who stands a perfect 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in) tall. His 60 KG body weight is considered to be balanced. He has a pair of black eyes and his hair color is similarly black. Details concerning his bodily measures such as chest size, waist size, and biceps size are still to get unraveled yet. He maintained his body a lot by conducting frequent workout. His physical type is sporty.


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  • His birth name is Daniel Benson.
  • His state of origin is Akwa Ibom State.
  • He spent his early childhood in Gbagada, with his family later moving away to Ogun State.
  • His Zodiac sign is Taurus.
  • During this time, he called himself Drizzle but later he changed his stage name to ‘Buju’.
  • Buju TYE released his first record “Catch a Vibe” in February 2018.