BIOGRAPHY OF EMMANUEL SUNDAY AKA SPANKYWYTE
Full name: Increase Okechukwu Emmanuel Sunday
Stage name: Spankywyte
Other name: Spanky
Date of birth: 10 October 1993
Place of birth: Port Harcourt
Genre: Afro pop, rnb, highlife, afro beat
Occupation: Hairstylist, video director, singer and songwriter
Years active: 2010 – present
Record label: Green light Music
Increase Okechukwu Emmanuel Sunday
(Born 10th October 1993), better known by his stage name SPANKYWYTE popular called SPANKY is a fast rising Nigeria rnb Afro pop singer and songwriter, born and raised in Port Harcourt.
Spankywyte hails from Ndoki Obohia town Ukwa east local government, Abia state. He attended Montessori nursery and primary school in Port Harcourt where he stopped at primary 4 in 1997 and attended Privelyn nursery and primary school where he started dancing (break dance).
In 1999 he wrote his common entrance and finished his primary school but couldn’t further his education due to financial problems, so at a tender age he started struggling and as well dancing on street where he was called AFRICAN MICHEAL JACKSON by friends and family. He made it through the whole one year he spent on the street struggling and entertaining people.
In 2001, he gained admission into jss1 at community secondary school Okporo Portharcourt and decided to go into dancing. He participated in street competitions, danced in church and school parties. In no time he became popular in schools, churches and occasional parties.
In 2003 he fell in love in music, listened to hit songs from PSQUARE, TUFACE and more, spankywyte started singing in class during break hours, where his friends started playing him drum and also dancing, he kept on entertaining his friends.
In 2007 he attended community secondary school rumukwurushi where he continued his ss1 and then he realized that music was calling him but was denied from his parents so he decided to go into music and he dropped out of school ss2.
In 2009, he left his parents house and stared writing his own songs, then in 2010 he decided to go into music fully as he was inspired by top Nigerian artists like PSQUARE, WANDECOOL, TUFACE, MI ABAGA, ICEPRINCE and many others.
Spankywyte music style sounds like PSUARE, he learnt how to sing and write songs he and was inspired but their act, dancing skills and entertainment,2014 March he moved to Lagos and decide to chase his dreams and ambition so he recorded his first single titled QUEEN AND CLEAN and the song was produced by Pinoquo but later that year he featured an Afro pop artist TEE STORY AND the song was drop early 2015 where he first gain street popularity and he performed in shows and street carnival at Ojo.
Then spankywyte kept pushing and he recorded several songs like SWEET BABY,DANCE WITH ME and SISTER CARO but couldn’t drop any of his single so early 2017 spankywyte dropped his second single BABY COMFORT under the wyte empire movement a label that was managed by mr femi and John Benson, the hit song was produced by SKOOL and LIBRA and it gained so many hits and wave.
Early 2017 he decided to move down to Ajah where he finally released his third single titled DANCE WITH ME under the same record label, the song gained many plays on NAIJA PALS and other sites.
Come 2019, Wyte Empire scattered due to lack of management and it looked like career was about to crash, but he was active on his Instagram page running covers and freestyle @iamspankywyte during 2019 and he made little followers on Instagram from 233 to 2203 were he met Soul and flamex and many more friends who gingered him to bounce back into music. That same year, he revived his plan to drop another song where he posted a video of him and flamex vibing to the song on his Instagram page.
He later went on to drop a cover on his page titled LIKE I DO BY FIREBOY in February and he pushed so hard till he finally dropped his 4th single titled HOLY WATER produce by flamex and studio credits to Soul. The song dropped March 11 2020, he planned to shoot the video that same year before the lockdown but he couldn’t due to finances issue.
During the lockdown July he recorded another single titled BUTTERFLY and dropped covers like BETTY BUTTER, MASERRATI AND an ENDSARS themed song ON HIS AUDIOMACK AND INSTAGRAM PAGE. On December 23 2020 he dropped his 5th single titled BUTTERFLY produced by whybonny and the song was available on all digital platform and stores.
Then in earlier 2021 his Instagram account was hacked but which he later recovered and he decided to change his Handel from @iamspankywyte to @kingspankywyte.
In January 2021 he posted on his Instagram page where he teamed up with Soul and Flamex to drop a hit jam, meanwhile he plans to open a new label of his own where he decided to push himself.
February 14 he dropped his 6th single titled LINK UP featuring SOUL
June 6th he finally revealed his new record label GREENLIGHT MUSIC where he officially signed himself
Follow spankywyte on audiomack and ig page @kingspankywyte and on Twitter @spankywyte for more.
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