By Tony Nwanne
Chocolate City Music President and rapper M.I Abaga is celebrating his 35th birthday October 4.
Jude Abaga, known professionally as M.I is a Nigerian hip hop recording artist and record producer. Who has paid his dues in the entertainment industry. Abaga has been the chief executive officer of Chocolate City since June 2015.
The ‘Chairman’ rose to stardom in 2006 when his debut single ‘Crowd mentality’ became popular in his hometown, Jos.
Followed with the release of ‘Safe’ featuring Djinee, he brought life to rap music in the Nigerian entertainment industry.
The track became an instant hit all over the country and on December 11, 2008, the rapper released his debut album, ‘Talk About It’.
He has won the 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.