Douglas Jack Agu (born 19 August 1989), better known by his stage name Runtown, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, and producer. He has a diverse musical style mix of hip-hop, R&B, reggae, and rap. After moving to Lagos from Enugu State with Phyno in 2007, he started doing underground collaborations with artists like J-Martins and Timaya. In 2008, he partnered with Phyno to form a record label called Penthauz during which he released his first two singles: “Party Like It’s 1980” and “Activity Pikin”. He collaborated with Davido on his song “Gallardo”, which brought him more attention. A few months later, he signed a multi-million Naira contract with Eric-Manny Entertainment owned by Prince Okwudili Umenyiora, the C.E.O of Dilly Motors.
Runtown was born on 19 August 1989 in Enugu but grew up partly in Abuja and Lagos, where he finished his primary education. After the death of his father, he moved to Abuja with his mother who was working in the Ministry of Health. While growing up, he had the aim of being a professional basketball player. In 2005, he relocated to Enugu after his mother developed an interest in politics; he went on to finish his secondary school education in Enugu State. Runtown is currently studying Fashion Management at a fashion school in New York City.
Runtown is another top-notch fashionista in the men’s fashion industry, his outlook and charisma speak a lot of his dress sense, and he has an attractive and confident personality. When someone can take different fashion pieces that do not begin to be one group but could adapt each of these individual pieces together to make a fantastic look. A person who dresses well is born and such a person is Runtown.
Here at @stylewithjibs, we’re proud to showcase him as our Celebrity Style of the Week.
Why is Runtown our CSOTW?
- Style Inspiration
Runtown has flawless style inspiration, every combination of his outfit blend so well on him. His personality is revealed through what he wears and how he wears them. His styles are from within, simple and elegant. You just have to love his style sense
- Passion for Fashion
He’s not a musician who loves looking good or dresses really nice, he’s a musician who has a passion to pursue fashion as a career and that shows his love for fashion. Although, music can be his first love but fashion is definitely not left out.
Every one of us has our fashion signature, it might be a chain, wristwatch, shoe and etc. for some but for Runtown, he cherishes sunglasses. As you can see from most of his outfit, his always on nice looking sunglasses and it fits him perfectly well.
Runtown is not a bogus fashion person, he keeps it simple and charming. Almost anything looks good on him.
We hope you love our celebrity style of the week, thank you for reading.