Henry Olisaemeka Orakwe is a Nigerian underground musician, model, and fashion business owner born in 1995. He is often called “Groovy Mono,” which is his nickname. He is one of the housemates on Big Brother Naija Season 7 right now (Level Up Edition). Groovy Hours The EP was his first project, which came out in 2021.
Naija Groovy Mono’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. Orakwe, had him in 1995. He was named Henry Olisaemeka Orakwe. Olisaemeka means “God has done well” in his native language. He grew up in Lagos State, where he was born. He comes from the Southeast and is of the Igbo ethnic group. He comes from Anambra State.
Naija Groovy Mono is the oldest child in the Orakwe family. He has a younger brother and two younger sisters who are identical twins. He grew up in a religious family and was taught about Christianity.
Naija Groovy Mono went to a top private nursery and primary school in Lagos to finish his elementary schooling.
He went to St. Finbarr’s College in Yaba, Lagos, for his secondary school education. He got good grades on his West African School Certificate Examination and graduated. Groovy Mono from BBNaija went to school at the University of Lagos.
Naija Groovy Mono is a multi-talented creative. He found out he could sing when he was in high school. He often made versions of popular songs and sang them to his classmates’ delight.
But when he got into college, he decided to take his talent for singing more seriously and started working on his songwriting skills. He also spent a lot of time working on his sound to make it different from other new singers.
Naija Groovy Mono often participated in music competitions in Lagos, which helped him advance in the music business. As a student at Unilag, he was well-known in the music scene because he often played at concerts and other events on campus. Before graduating from college, he made some singles that his fans liked. At that time, students were the only people who liked him.
Groovy Zone, BBNaija Groovy Mono’s first official single, came out on November 7, 2020. The song helped him start his music career, and he did well in his area. Groovy Zone helped more people hear BBNaija Groove Mono because it was played on some radio stations and had hundreds of streams after it came out. The song made him stand out as an artist to watch in the underground music scene in Lagos.
Almost a year later, BBNaija Groovy Mono decided to shake up the music industry. This led to the creation of a five-track project. On October 27, 2021, the Groovy Hours EP came out. Since it came out, the song has gotten good reviews from critics and made BBNaija Groovy Mono more popular in the music industry. Fans of music have listened to the EP thousands of times.
Except for “Gang Signs,” all the songs on the project were produced by Toby Bada$$. Gang Signs came from Screamralph. In the same way, Toby Bada$$ mixed and mastered all of the tracks.
BBNaija Groovy Mono wanted to be a reality TV star because he was interested in the entertainment industry. So, in 2022, he went to an audition for the seventh season of Big Brother Naija. He was lucky because he was chosen.
On July 23, 2022, he was revealed to be one of Big Brother Naija’s 24 housemates (Level Up Season).
Since it was announced that he would be a housemate on Big Brother Naija, BBNaija Groovy Mono’s social media followers have gone through the roof and keep going up daily.
The reality TV star has more than 71,000 Instagram followers.
@groovymono is my Instagram handle.
@groovymonobb is my Twitter handle.
Groovy Mono is 27 years old right now. In addition to music, he is also a successful model. He started modeling as a teenager and has worked with many Nigerian brands.
He is also an entrepreneur who runs a store selling clothes for men and women. He has made a name for himself as one of Lagos’s most reliable fashion business owners.
BBNaija Groovy Mono lived in Lekki, Lagos before he went into the Big Brother House. He says he was “Born to Win” and is known for being honest. As a child, he wanted to grow up to be a doctor.
BBNaija Groovy Mono is single and doesn’t have a child or a girlfriend, but he has feelings for Beauty Etsanyi Tukura, who lives in the same house as him.
BBNaija Groovy Mono has made a good living through his clothing business and his work as a model.
Groovy Mono of BBNaija is thought to have a net worth of between $10,000 and $30,000.