Hotyce Biography: Age, Songs, Net Worth, Facts, Record Label
Emeka Ejechi (conceived 19 November 1990s) known professionally by his stage name Hotyce is a fast rising Nigerian rapper and songwriter based in Lagos.
|Birth Name:||Emeka Ejechi|
|Born:||19 November 1990s|
|Birth Place:||Lagos State|
|State Of Origin:||Delta State|
|Record Label:||K20 Entertainment|
|Occupation:||Rapper • Songwriter|
Hotyce was born in Lagos on the 19th of November in the mid 90’s. He is the last child of his family. He has six siblings. He is from Kwale, Delta State.
Hotyce is still in his 20s of age.
He bagged a Bachelors degree in Economics from the University of Abuja in 2016.
Growing up, he was influenced by musical acts such as Tupac Shakur, Dr Dre, Snoop Dogg, Sade Adu, Nas, Fela.
He had been exposed to rap music by his elder brothers from an early age of six.
During his secondary school days, he was known for rapping the songs of his favorite music artistes like Tupac, Snoop Dogg, Nas. Soon enough he started writing his own songs.
In 2015, he won ‘16 Bars‘ an underground rap battle league in Abuja.
He released the rap single, 10 O’clock in VGC which made him gain popularity among rap fans. The song was produced by Emmeno.
He got the inspiration for the single while on a trip from Abuja to Lagos.
After completing his studies, he returned back to Lagos to pursue his career fully.
In order to become a better rap artiste and promote himself, he started doing a freestyle rap session every Friday night on his Instagram Live. He called it Friday Night Massacre and did this consistently from 2017 to 2018.
He is currently working on the sequel: Vol 2.
In June 2019, he went controversial after he took to his social media handles to throw shades at some Nigerian rappers. He said that they ought not to be considered as rappers because they couldn’t even deliver a ‘decent 16’ in their rap songs.
He has also released the singles, Dirty and Red light, featuring Jesse Jagz on the tracks.
He is signed to the record label K20 Entertainment.
He has 13.2k followers on Instagram. His official Instagram handle is @iamhotyce.
Hotyce also has a single We Don’t Do That Over Here which was nominated in the Headies Award in 2018 for the category of Best Rap Single
The Nigerian rapper, Hotyce has never been married and he is currently single.
The fast rising Nigerian rapper, Hotyce has an estimated net worth of $20,000-$100,000.
- We don’t do that over there
- Say Something Remarkable
- For the Capital
- Red Light