Rayvanny, whose real names are Raymond Shaban Mwakyusa, is a Tanzanian bongo flava musician, songwriter and recording artist. He has been signed by Diamond under the successful Wasafi Records for 7 years.
During the time, he worked on many music collaborations with his boss Diamond Platnumz and they seemed to have the best working relationship within the label until Zuchu came into the picture.
Rayvanny birthday, place of birth, and tribe
The Tanzanian singer, who is sometimes known as Chui (leopard) was born on 23rd August 1993 in Nzovye, Mbeya, Tanzania. The songwriter is currently 29 years old (as of 2022).
Rayvanny music career and popular songs
The successful singer discovered his music talent in 2011 while in high school. In 2012, he won a rap freestyle competition before joining Tip Top Connection music group the same year. Rayvanny then joined Wasafi Records in 2015 and released his first single “Kwetu” that propelled him to stardom.
It was not until 2015 when he decided to join WCB Wasafi Records, which is one of the biggest record labels in East Africa. It was during this time that he recorded his first song known as ‘Kwetu’ which ended up being a hit song.
Other Rayvanny hit songs include Unaibiwa, Tetema ft Diamond, I love you, Naogopa, GimmiDat ft Mayorkun, Teamo and Chuchumaa. He has 2020 EP Album known as ‘Flowers’.
In 2020, there were allegations that he was planning to quit the Wasafi Records label but this did not materialize until 2022. Diamond Platnumz wished him all the best on his own.
Rayvanny awards and nominations
- In 2016, he was nominated for an MTV Africa music award in the category of Breakthrough Act 2016.
- In 2017, he was nominated for a number of music awards such as BET Award for International Viewers’ choice, AEUSA for Best New Talent and Uganda Entertainment Award for Best African Act.
Rayvanny’s wife, girlfriend, baby Jaydan Vanny, and relationship life
Rayvanny dated Fahima (Fayvanny) and they were blessed with a son called Jaydan Vanny.
Fayvanny is extremely beautiful and the two were proud of each other. They always posted each other on social media, leaving their admirers with jealousy and bitter hearts. While there were claims that the two would get married, it never materialized as there were cheating allegations in their relationship.
In a song by Rayvanny Nana I Love You, the singer featured a beautiful video vixen called Nana. However, the video was poorly edited since viewers could see something that bordered on a used condom. This sparked wrangles and infighting within Fayvanny’s and Rayvanny’s love kingdom. Nana denied she ever cheated with the musician and Rayvanny stated their was nothing between them.
What is Rayvanny religion and why Fayvanny converted her faith?
Rayvany is a Christian by religion. While this may have influenced Fahima’s decision to convert from Islam to Christianity, she denies the allegations saying that it was her own choice and not because she wanted to get married to Rayvanny.
What is the net worth of Rayvanny?
Rayvanny is estimated to be over $1 Million, earned from music shows, and brand deals.