Full Biography And Net Worth Of Tunde Ednut
Tunde Ednut is one of the movers and shakers of social media in Nigeria. He is a multi-talented individual. Tunde Ednut is a Nigerian comedian, singer, social media influencer, and entertainer. He prefers to be referred to as an entertainer than a blogger. The biography of Tunde Ednut is an eye-opener. It shows the efforts and sweats a young man goes through to make it in the entertainment sector.
Birth, Early Life And Education
The biography of Tunde Ednut typically like every other biography begins from his birth. He was born on the 20th of January and christened Tunde Olaoluwa Adekunle. His place of birth was in Kaduna State, into a family of five, where he is the first and only son and the second child. His parents despite living in Kaduna State, hail from Kogi State and are of the Yoruba tribe.
For his educational pursuit, he attended Cambridge International School for his primary education and Federal Government College Ugwolawo, Kogi state. After obtaining his West African Senior School Certificate, he gained entrance into the University of Lagos. He spent a short time at the University of Lagos, before proceeding to the Kingsland University of London where he studied and graduated with a degree in Graphics Art.
While in secondary school, Tunde Ednut was the funny guy that made his classmates laugh. He loved watching and listening to comedians and mimicking them for his friends. He discovered he had a flair for comedy and decided to become a comedian.
Tunde Ednut is not known to be married. He keeps a low profile about his relationship life.
The biography of Tunde Ednut also includes his net worth. He is estimated to be worth about $200,000. His source of wealth is mostly from entertainment and social media influencing. It is said that running an advert on his page costs as much as 250,000 Naira.
The biography of Tunde Ednut also talks about his career. He began his career in comedy in the United Kingdom. He rose to become one of the popular stand up comedians in the United Kingdom before he relocated to Nigeria, to pursue his music career. In 2007, Tunde Ednut was invited to perform at Dynamiks Awards in Nigeria.
The show was a big one and there were top individuals from the media and entertainment sector in attendance. As a comedian, he came across several top individuals like Femi Amusan and the Black Nights Entertainment crew. This was one of the top Nigerian entertainment company located in Britain. He fast became popular in the United Kingdom and became in high demand.
Tunde Ednut began to navigate the Nigerian music industry and made a name for himself. His song Catching a Cold- the remix, which featured Dr. Sid from Mavin Records was a hit and brought him to the limelight.
He has released other songs like Kosovo, Philomena, Baby boo, and Jingle Bell Bell. He was also known to own Nutcase Record a record label company. He revealed on Ebuka Uchendu’s Rubbin’ Minds that he was in music for the money and not for the passion.
He however revealed earlier, that he was a member of the church choir at a young age and had a passion for music from a young age. His song Jingle Bell was released on the 20th of December 2020 and it featured Davido, Tiwa Savage, and Seen Kuti.
Despite being a comedian and a musician, Tunde Ednut is also an Instagram influencer and entertainer with large followership of over 2.4 million. He is a very popular blogger and has left his footprints on the sands of the Nigerian entertainment sector and social media influencing.
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He decided to start using his platform on Instagram to share trending news, gossip, videos, and all. On the 22nd of December however, his page on Instagram was disabled. This was due to a violation of Instagram policies and reports from various users.
The biography of Tunde Ednut will not be complete without venturing into some of the controversies he has been involved in. He has been dragged on social media severally by individuals for stealing their content or their works without acknowledging them. Bringing to his notice only makes him furious, and he goes on an unfriending spree.
In January 2016, he was called out by Shizzi for stealing unreleased instrumental and lyrical content that was made for Wande Coal. The surrounding story was that he went to the studio and heard the production, went on to Masterkraft, and reproduced the instrumentals and part of the lyrics. He also went on to produce a video. He was ordered by Shizzi’s lawyer to take down the song and the video.
In the year 2014, particularly in June, Tunde Ednut stole a photo of a model and posed as himself. The model was Robert Garrick. Tunde Ednut however revealed in an interview with Hip TV that he did that on purpose to trend, following the release of his song, Philomena.
Acquaintances of Tunde Ednut reported that he was deported from the United Kingdom following an iPhone 5 theft. Kemi Olunloyo also carried it on her blog.
Tunde Ednut’s music video, Buga Won, directed by JJC Skillz met so much criticism from the Nigerian audience. They heavily criticized the scenes where grown men were buried under the beach sand and looked very grievously tortured and Tunde, immersed in a bathtub filled with water while fully clad. When he was interviewed, he said it happened, so he could trend and the song can become popular.
A food blogger, Maste Uwatse also accused Tunde Ednut of stealing her food content and not giving her credit. He tried to bully her into silence. She however reported the post, and it was taken down by Instagram.
The biography of Tunde Ednut is a rather interesting one. He has thrived off bad publicity and drags and despite all that, keeps smiling to the bank.