Innocent Ujah Idibia is an amazing Nigerian singer, songwriter, record producer entrepreneur, philanthropist, humanitarian and activist born in Jos, plateau state, Nigeria on 18 September 1975.
2Face Idibia Age
2Baba was born on 18 September 1975, which means that 2baba will be 45 years old on 18 September in 2020 while he will be 50 years on 18 September in 2025. So if you are one of 2baba fans and you want to wish him on his birthday you have to up the date in mind, he will be celebrating his birthday on 18th of September .
2Baba Age: 45 years old (18 September 2020)
2Face Idibia Name
The handsome Nigerian artist who was born in jos, Nigeris on 18th of September in 1975, with his birth name Innocent Ujah Idibia later change his name to 2face Idibia short called 2face(Tuface) Idibia and after some year he later change name to the name he presently bear on the stage “2Baba” which was officially changed in 2016.
As one of the shining musicians in Nigeria, he attended Mount Sinai Gabriel’s secondary school in Makurdi, Benue State and after the secondary school he later further more to Institution of Management & Technology, Enugu (IMT), this institution he attended in Enugu is where he did his preliminary National Diploma course in business administration and management.
During his time in Institution Of Management Technology. He he first started composing and singing jingles at the GB Fan Club at Enugu State Broadcasting Services (ESBS) in 1996. he later performed at school organised shows and parties, also do so in some other regional schools such as the University of Nigeria and Enugu State University of Science & Technology. 2Baba did not complete is education he later dropped out. Do you know the reason why he dropped out then, he dropped out to pursue his music career.
2Face Idibia Career
2Baba started his career fully with his secondary school old friend the rapper called Blackface whom he met when he travelled to Lagos,he started performing with Blackface, Faze. They all form the trip band Plantashun Boiz.
Plantashun Boiz worked hard together in order to released two successful album titled “Body and Soul” in 2000 and second album released on 2003 titled “Sold Out” under the Dive Record Label owned by Nelson Brown’s but is unfortunate that the baby separated in 2014, after some years that they break up they come back together in 2007 in order to release their third which happens to be final Album titled Plan B.
2Baba don’t relax after the separation of the Plantashun Boyz band in 2004, he go further to start his solo career by the released of solo album titled Face 2 Face in that same year they separated and this solo album make everybody understand that 2Baba can stand on his own as an artist.
2Baba is the founder of Hypertek Entertainment.
2Baba left the music label Kennis Music after the release of his second solo album and later form is own label Hypertek Entertainment.
After the little break, he went on to dropped his second album in the year 2006 titled Grass 2 Grace, the second album consist of three single titled One Love, True Love and 4 Instance.
His mind blowing song titled African Queen was used for a film soundtrack in 2006, the film was released in abroad and it was titled Phat Gurlz.
The next album he released was demostrated and released on 2009 titled the Unstoppable which he released the album single “Enter the place”. 2Baba has problem with the distribution of album on 2007, make the album to be released in 2009. The album international edition was released on 2010 under the title The Unstoppable international edition make him the first Nigerian artist to have an appropriately priced international album.
2face dropped two more singles from the international version of The Unstoppable album. The international edition of the album won awards at the 2010 SoundCity Music Video Awards, Channel O Music Video Awards Best African Western award and the MTV Africa Music Awards for Best Male and Artist of the year.
2Face Idibia Union
On 2nd of May 2012, 2Baba get married to a beautiful Nigerian actress, producer, model and entrepreneur in Lagos, the name of the stunning woman 2Baba get married to is Annie Macaulay and the civil ceremony was held in Dubai on 23 March 2013.
The two couple have seven children, which means that 2Baba is father to 7 children, 5 children from the present marriage and the other 2 from previous relationships.
2Baba has private NGO he runs the name of the foundation presently is 2Baba Foundation whose motto is Service to humanity. The name of the foundation before it was charged is called 2Face Reach out Foundation but now known as 2Baba Foundation.
He was assigned as ambassador in 2009 by National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control. He released a song “Man Unkind” to raise awareness on the menace of fake and sub-standard food and drug products in Nigeria. In 2009 he was presented with the prestigious International Youth Ambassador for Peace Summit and the Nigeria Youth Merit Award by the National Youth Council of Nigeria in recognition of his contributions to youth development in Nigeria.
2Face Idibia Net Worth
Innocent Ujah Idibia well known by his stage names 2Baba and 2Face is part of the list of most successful and wealthiest musicians in Nigeria. His net worth is approximated to be around $16 million.
2Face Idibia Albums
2Baba is one of the great artists we have here in Nigeria, he as work very hard to released six albums so far. The albums are: Face 2 Face, Grass 2 Grace, The Unstoppable, The Unstoppable International Edition, Away & Beyond and The Ascension.
• Face 2 Face in 2004
• Grass 2 Grace in 2006
• The Unstoppable in 2009
• The Unstoppable International Edition in 2010
• Away & Beyond in 2012
• The Ascension in 2014
2Face Idibia Details
Real name: Innocent Ujah Idibia
Stage Name: 2face Idibia, 2baba
Year Born: 18 September 1975
Place Of Birth: Jos, Plateau, Nigeria
Genres: Afrobeats R&B hip hop reggae gospel Afropop
Occupations: Singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur
Instruments: Vocals vocal percussion
Years active: 1994–present
Labels: Hypertek Digital
Associated acts: Plantashun Boyz, Faze, Blackface, Sound Sultan, Victor Uwaifo, M.I Vector, Wizkid
Spouse: Annie Macaulay (m. 2012)
Other Facts You Need To Know
- 2Baba is one of the Sony All African One8 Project with the seven other musicians across Africa recording a single with R. Kelly and Prince Lee titled “Hands Across the World”.
- His hard work in the music industry led him to be the first non-Liberian to become an honorary member of the Liberian music society in recognition for his outstanding contribution to the growth of music in Africa.
- Hope you know the fact that the kind man has been named Red cross ambassador society of Nigeria.
- 2face lifestyle has encourage so many musicians to picked him as their role model in the Nigerian music industry and he has collaboration with so many artists which get them awards some them are Street Credibility by 9ice, Possibility by P-Square and many more.
2Baba is so popular in social media most especially on Instagram, he control huge numbers of followers on Instagram.
2Baba Instagram followers: 5.8 Million Followers
You can also join 2Baba followers on Instagram. very simple to do so, follow @Official2baba