Zlatan Ibile Childhood Story plus Untold Biography Facts

Zlatan Ibile Childhood Story plus Untold Biography Facts

CB presents the Full Story of a Naija Celeb with the real name “Omoniyi Temidayo Raphael“. Our Zlatan Ibile Childhood Story plus Untold Biography Facts brings you a full account of notable events from his childhood time to date.

The analysis involves his early life, family background, life story before fame, rise to fame story, relationship life, personal life, family facts, lifestyle and other little-known facts about him.

Yes, everyone knows of his catchphrase “Kapaichumarimarichopaco”. However, only a few consider Zlatan Ibile’s biography which is quite interesting. Now, without further ado, let’s begin.

Zlatan Ibile Early Life and Family Background:

Omoniyi Temidayo Raphael was born on the 19th day of December 1994 to his mother and father, Mr/Mrs. Omoniyi in Lagos state, Nigeria. He is one among numerous children born to his parents of whom little information is known about.

The Nigerian national of west-African ethnicity hails from Ekiti State and has a Christian family background whose family roots are traced down to the ancient Yoruba community. He was raised in Lagos state with his siblings whose informations are less known.

As a young boy, Zlatan didn’t nurture any ambition in music, he was rather enthusiastic about his academic performance and makes effort to ensure that he studies profusely so as to someday become a great personality in Nigeria. He was a church boy who played the drums and had knowledge of music.

Zlatan Ibile Education And Career Buildup:

Zlatan Ibile focused on his studies and started developing an interest in music upon completion of his Senior Secondary Certificate Exams in 2011. While he waited patiently for admission into the University, he often follows his friends to the studio.

As Zlatan spent more time in the studio, he became immensely entangled in the world of music. He was offered several privileges to sing alongside his friends which he joyfully accepted and thus the genesis of his music career began.

Zlatan Ibile Early Career Life:

Shortly after Zlatan’s euphoric musical experience at the studio, he gained admission to study Business Administration at Moshood Abiola Polytechnic. This time around, Zlatan was not willing to neglect music and focus solely on his academics instead he put in a lot of effort to excel in music as well as his academics.

While studying at the tertiary institution, Zlatan started to advance his musical talent by rapping in different shows that were organized in his school. His performance was so good that it earned him popularity in no distant time. He went on to participate in a rap competition organized by Airtel in 2014 – One Mic Campus Tour – and emerged the winner of the competition at the age of 19.

Zlatan Ibile Road To Fame Story:

The inexplicable joy of winning the competition at an early age got Zlatan thinking of the possibility of making it big in the music industry. To him, attaining a greater achievement in music could only be made possible by consistent rehearsals and commitment, so he worked extremely hard to improve himself in music.

Owing to the tedious schedule of his academic activities, Zlatan experienced difficulty in balancing his studies with his musical endeavours as the two activities were time demanding. He had to meet up with lectures, assignments, tests and other projects as well as composing songs and rehearsing some of his dance steps.

Zlatan Ibile Rise To Fame Story:

Zlatan Ibile’s effort was not made in vain as he was able to complete his studies in the higher institution as well as became a revered music icon who composed his raps in the Yoruba dialect. He had not only developed his musical skills but had also stepped up his dancing and performing skills, therefore, contributing immensely to the creation of Chinko Ekun’s “Able God”. Zlatan rose to fame in 2017 following the release of his street Jam “My Body” which featured popular music icon – Olamide.

Fast forward to the time of writing, Zlatan Ibile is an iconic music artiste known for his popular dance steps, Zanku (Legwork) which went viral putting an end to the reign of the popular Shaku Shaku trend and paved wave for the release of his song titled Zanku. At the 2019 edition of All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMMA), the Iconic superstar won three awards namely; Best collaboration Award, Best New Act, and Song of the Year Award. The rest, as they say, is history.

Zlatan Ibile Relationship Life Facts:

Regarding Zlatan Ibile’s relationship Life, he is not yet married at the time of writing. Zlatan Ibile has been reportedly rumoured to be involved in a romantic relationship with Seyi Awonuga. He confirmed the rumour to be true stating that Seyi is his babe, his business partner, his younger sister as well as his everything. Having said all this he made it clear that although she is his babe, he also has girlfriends all over the world. This has raised controversies and questions regarding who Zlatan Ibile’s girlfriend is.

Seyi Awonuga who is the young CEO of Bang Mewsic Entertainment was reportedly believed to have signed the veteran music rapper. She has been Zlatan Ibile’s long-time girlfriend turned baby mama as the love-birds welcomed their baby in June 2019. Seyi Awonuga had shared a photo of her holding a baby in her hands with the caption: “Zlatan’s baby” to which Zlatan Ibile jokingly commented, “who be the mama abeg?”.

Zlatan Ibile Family Life Facts:

Zlatan Ibile comes from a middle-class family background. We bring you facts about his family life.

About Zlatan Ibile’s Father and mother:

Although he has become an iconic music celebrity, Zlatan Ibile has not revealed much information about his mom and dad to the media. He had only mentioned in an interview that his father is a pastor in the popular Redeem Church of Christ. The names of Zlatan Ibile’s parents have not been mentioned in all the information documented by the press about him.

About Zlatan Ibile’s siblings and relatives:

Not much is known about Zlatan Ibile’s brothers and sisters. Since his rise to fame and in all his official documentary, Zlatan Ibile has not mentioned the names of his siblings neither has he stated anything regarding their personalities. Furthermore, not much information is known about Zlatan Ibile’s maternal grandparents as well as his paternal grandmother and grandfather. Also, there has been no official documentation or comment concerning his uncles, aunts, cousins, nephews, and nieces.

Zlatan Ibile Personal Life Facts:

away from Zlatan Ibile’s musical endeavours, we bring you facts about his personality in order to help give you a complete picture of him. To begin with, Zlatan Ibile persona is a blend of Sagittarius and has indeed exhibited the characteristics of his Zodiac traits.

He is optimistic, enthusiastic and likes to do things in his own unique way. Zlatan Ibile is a philanthropist whose hobbies and interests are notably based on charity. He had gifted a whooping sum of #1.5 million to a bright young girl – Boye – who was recorded chanting the words of his song, Ninu Aye.

Zlatan Ibile Lifestyle:

Zlatan Ibile’s net worth is estimated to be a whopping sum of $800,000 at the time of writing. the origin of his wealth stems majorly form his musical endeavours and endorsement deal with Lotto9ja while analysis of his spending shows that he lives a luxurious life.

The iconic superstar also has versatile knowledge in real estate business and also took to his social media page to showcase his beautiful mansion as well as two of his exotic cars which he purchased in 2019. He made a purchase of a Benz CLA Class exotic car one month after he had flaunted his previous assets.

Zlatan Ibile Untold Facts:

To wrap up our Zlatan Ibile childhood story and biography, here are some lesser or unknown facts about him which you help you grasp a complete picture of him.


Zlatan Ibile was arrested alongside Naira Marley, Rahman Jago, and two others on the 10th day of May 2019 by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for alleged involvement in the popular Nigeria internet fraudulent – yahoo yahoo. Five days after his arrest in Lagos, he was granted partial freedom by the EFCC.


Zlatan Ibile has not been left behind when it comes to the world of tattoos. He had inked numerous tattoos on his body and had recently inked a face on his legs at the time of writing. The face which was inked on his legs has a semblance of Zlatan’s face.


Zlatan Ibile was born into a Christian home and upholds his belief in God. Although his father is a pastor in the Redeem Christian Church of Christ, Zlatan Ibile is not much of a church boy as he claimed that he is not mandated to pursue the path taken by his father.

Smoking and Drinking habits:

Zlatan Ibile smokes marijuana and is not concerned about public sentiment regarding his smoking and drinking habits. During his arrest in Lagos, he proudly took out a wrap of marijuana and smoked it in the presence of his police escorts.


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