Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo, popularly known by his stage name D’banj, is a Nigerian musician, singer, and songwriter. He was born on the 9th of June 1980, in Zaria, Kaduna State
He became active in his music career in the year 2004 and so far, has won several music awards such as the award for Best African Act at the MTV Europe Music Awards 2007, Artist of the year at the MTV Africa Music Awards 2009, Best International Act: Africa at the 2011 BET Awards, best-selling African Artist at the 2014 World Music Awards and several others.
As a tribute to his mentor, Fela, D’banj uses a fusion of Afrobeat and Afropop in his music, and his songs are usually based on some aspects of his life. The brand and name D’banj have been able to establish for himself over the years has created a spot for him in our hearts, and his style continues to speak volumes.
You can’t talk well-dressed African celebrities without mentioning Afropop singer, D’Banj – one of Africa’s most loved stars, not only because of his music but due to his sense of style. With a wardrobe that has matured well since he debuted on the scene in 2005.
His style went from Hip to gentleman dapper but one thing was consistent over the years – his love for sunglasses, neck chain, and statement wristwatches became his signature. His style had gone from hip to mature and D’Banj was regularly seen dressed gentlemanly dapper.
We admire his fashion sense, his image and appearance, that’s why he’s our Celebrity Style of the Week @stylewithjibs.
Why D’banj is our CSOTW?
- HIS CLASSY SUITS
D’banj always rocks in his classy suits wherever and whenever. He brings out the spark and beauty in putting on a formal wear
His simplicity is outstanding. How he packages himself simply with his outfits makes him more appealing to look at.
His use of accessories is one of his unique styles. His signature combination of his chain and his sunglasses are well known amongst his fans, as well as other accessories he is always able to pull off when worn.
- SENSE OF STYLE AND COMBO
His sense of style is unique and appealing. This always ups his A game be it on the stage or regular outings.
We hope you love our CSOTW. Thank you for reading.