Runtown was born on August 19, 1989, in Enugu, but he spent some of his formative years there and in Lagos, where he completed his elementary education. He relocated to Abuja with his mother, who was employed by the Ministry of Health, when his father passed away.
Quick Review About Runtown Profile
- Full Name: Douglas Jack Agu
- Stage Name: Runtown
- Date Of Birth: 19 August 1989
- Place Of Birth: Enugu State, Nigeria
- Age: 33
- Occupation: Singer
- Genre: Afrobeat
- Year Active: 2010
- Net Worth: $2 Million
As the lead single off his debut studio album Ghetto University, he released “Gallardo” in 2014. The song incorporates Davido’s voice. Gallardo later went on to win the 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards’ “Best Collaboration of the Year” honor. Runtown’s debut studio album, Ghetto University, was released on November 23, 2015, under Eric Many Entertainment and MTN Music Plus. His album produced nearly $35 million on the music streaming service, placing him among the “Top 5 Most Streamed Artists” list.
The song “Mad Over You” by Runtown was released on November 4, 2016, and it peaked at position 38 on the Billboard Twitter Top Tracks list. The song was a “self-produced single that draws inspiration from the Ghanaian Alkayida sound,” according to Joey Akan of Pulse Nigeria. According to Runtown, the song was inspired by the splendor of Africa.
Runtown Net Worth
Runtown has a $2 million net worth. He is one of Nigeria’s most streamed artists. On YouTube, he has received a ton of views.
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