Dj Sose, is an award-winning Nigerian-Hungarian disc jockey known for his unique facial tattoos. In recent years, he has made a name for himself in the music industry.
We would be seeing the biography of Sose, date of birth, age, early life, family, wife, education, net worth, social media, and all you would like to know about him.
DJ Sose Profile
Full name: Thomas Amar-Aigbe
Stage name: Dj Sose
Date of birth: June 5, 1981
Age: 39 years
Occupation: Disc jockey, singer
Music genre: Afrobeat, Afropop
Record label: Gray Tiger Entertainment
Net worth: $500,000
Thomas Amar-Aigbe (Dj Sose) was born on June 5, 1981, in Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria. His father is Nigerian (from Edo State), while his mother was from Hungary, a country in central Europe.
Thomas spent his early years in Ibadan before settling in Europe. During his 12 years in the UK, he earned a diploma in film and video production from Cavendish College and a bachelor’s degree in Business Information Systems from the University of Hertfordshire.
He discovered his love for music at a very young age. It was then that the sounds of music fascinated him so much that he grew a passion for music.
After his studies, Sose got a job in a European IT company but had to quit due to his musical career. One of the things that motivated him in the music industry was the success of his musical projects.
Sose is not only dedicated to one musical genre but has been exposed to a variety of musical tunes, from afro-rhythm to jazz, classical music, hip-hop, rock, and even EDM.
Sose has performed at major events, corporate concerts, nightclubs, and many others. He also performed at the grand finale of the Big Brother Naija reality show.
About his name, Sose, Sose comes from the name of Edo, “Soseneyayi,” which means “Bear witness to the believer”. You can also consider the acronym “Smile Over Sorrow Everyday,” which is the motto of Dj Sose.
His name is becoming a brand in the entertainment industry.
Dj Sose Songs
Asides being a DJ, Sose also sings. Some of his musical works include;
• Natasha (featuring Mr. Raw, Deolu Shogon and General Pipe)
• Arike (featuring Ade Piper and Deolu Shogon)
Awards and Nominations
DJ Sose has won several awards since he came into limelight. Some of his awards include:
• Nigerian Radio Awards Best DJ Nominee (2012).
• NEA Best World DJ Nominee (2008/2009)
• BEFFTA Awards Best Male DJ Of The Yr Nominee (2009)
• “Performing Arts” at the Creative Industry Awards 2011
• FAB Awards DJ Of The Yr Nominee (2011)
• The 9th position by Channel O in the “Top Ten This Week” for the “Top 10 Most Turnt Up DJs in Africa”.
In May 2018, Sose married his longtime girlfriend, Olamide. During the traditional wedding, Sose shocked the world by removing his tattoos. However, he put his tattoo back after the white wedding.
Dj Sose Net worth
Sose is currently one of the richest and most influential DJs in Nigeria. As of 2020, Dj Sose’s net worth is estimated to be $500,000.
— Dj Sose (@DjSose) August 10, 2018