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Bankole Wellington born 27 March 1981, known under the stage name Banky W, is a Nigerian singer and rapper. is an award winning American-Nigerian artist with over 10 musical accolades both international and Arican. He was born in the United States to Nigerian parents, the family moved back to Lagos Nigeria when he was five years old where he began singing in his church choir at the age of 8. After completing his secondary school Education he moved to New York to attend college on a scholarship; earning a degree in Engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
While still in college, he won the \'Albany Idol\' competition, which catapulted him into the spotlight. He overcame many personal trials and obstacles to quickly become an in-demand artist on the local music scene; performing alongside major acts on tour. He wowed audiences with his silky smooth voice while building a loyal following; he established the Empire Mates Entertainment (E.M.E.) record label as a platform to get his music to his fans and began work on an EP.