Nigerian musician, Timaya is celebrating with his daughter Emma after she turned 6 yesterday. The artiste took to his social media page to share cute photos of her as his fans congratulated her.
Writing on social media, he wrote:
“EMMA is 6 today. Happy birthday sunshine. Stay happy 4ever…”
Enetimi Alfred Odom whose stage name is Timaya is a Nigerian singer and songwriter who has earned a name for himself in the Nigerian music industry. With hit songs like “Plantain Boy”, “Bum Bum”, and “Sexy Ladies”, Timaya has garnered a lot of fans both in Nigeria and across the globe.
His electric stage performances have proven to be crowd pleasers at various concerts. Timaya hails from Odi, Bayelsa State and was born on the 29th of November, 1977 in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
He was born into a large family and he was the last child out of fifteen children. He spent most of his early days in Agip Estate, Port Harcourt. Timaya popularly referred to as Egberi Papa 1 of Bayelsa began his solo career in 2006 with the release of “Dem Mama”.
The song was met with rave reviews and also appeared on his debut album, True Story which was released the following year. His second album Gift and Grace was released in 2008.
The album was also a big hit. Timaya later shot into superstardom through his third studio album De Rebirth, with its lead single
“Plantain Boy”. The song which had catchy lyrics was a big hit along with the album and it stemmed from a period in his life when things were hard for him and he hawked plantain to survive.