Obama DMW Biography: Age, Wikipedia, Record Label, Net Worth, Pictures, Died, Cause of Death
Habeeb Uthman (born January 29) was a leading Nigerian entertainment executive and artiste manager.
He was known in the music industry as Obama DMW. He was the Founder and CEO of Obama Music Worldwide (OMW) record label.
He was affiliated with the Davido Music Worldwide family and 30 Billion Gang.
|Wiki Facts & About Data|
|Full Name:||Habeeb Uthman|
|Stage Name:||Obama DMW|
|Died:||29 June 2021|
|Cause Of Death:||Heart Failure|
|Age:||30s years old|
|State Of Origin:||Lagos State|
|Girlfriend • Wife:||Tiwa Savage (rumored)|
|Occupation:||Entrepreneur • Talent Manager|
|Founder:||Obama Music Worldwide|
Obama DMW was born to the illustrious family of Uthman in the late 80s. He was bred in the commercial city of Lagos.
He was raised in a Muslim household. As a teenager, he always had an interest for the entertainment business. This explained why he always attended and organized music shows while he was in a university student.
Though he was a science student, he started managing upcoming artistes in his institution of learning.
Obama DMW completed his elementary and secondary school in top private schools in Lagos.
He bagged a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Lagos.
After completing his university education, Obama DMW emigrated to Canada to pursue greener pastures. While in the country, he studied artiste management.
When he returned back to Nigeria, he co-founded a recorded label with his friend. The label was called, Holla At Your Boy. But the label folded up after the death of his partner.
Few years later, he decided to found another record label and named it Obama Music Worldwide (OMW). By this time, Obama DMW has become acquainted with Afrobeats star, Davido.
Over the years, Obama DMW has grown to be one of Davido‘s key men and he is a high ranking member in the 30 Billion Gang family. He was one of those who control access to the music star. OMW is closely affiliated with DMW.
In 2020, Obama DMW signed upcoming singer, Ayanfe to his record label. He has helped groomed Ayanfe into a better musician and the latter is one of the fast rising artistes in the country at the moment.
Ayanfe is the brain behind the hit singles, Focus and Ori Mi, which trended on local music charts for several months.
As a music executive and talent manager, Obama DMW was passionate about raising upcoming African artists and promoting their music on the global stage.
He generated controversy in the latter part of 2020 after he called Wizkid‘s album, Made In Lagos, Wack. He had taken to his Instagram page to express his regret over the quality of work Wizkid had put into his latest project. According to Obama, Ayanfe‘s EP is far better than Wizkid‘s album.
This statements generated quite a stir on social media as many of Wizkid‘s fans berated Obama for his remarks.
Obama DMW has a very active social media profile. He has over 112k followers on Instagram.
His official Instagram page is @obama_dmw
He has over 1,498 followers on Twitter. His Twitter handle is @DmwObama.
Obama DMW was one of the most eligible bachelors in Nigeria at the moment, he was not married and has flaunted no girlfriend. This was because he was a very successful and handsome man.
He was rumored to have dated Nigerian singer, Tiwa Savage but their relationship hit the rock when Tiwa Savage had miscarriage.
He resided in a beautiful apartment in Lekki, Lagos and owned a number of exotic rides. He toured several countries due to his role in the entertainment business.
Cause of Death
The media space was left heart broken on the 29th of June, 2021 as the news broke out that Obama DMW is death. The cause of his death has been linked to suspected heart failure.
It was noted that he died in the hospital after driving himself down to run a test and checkup due to difficulties in breathing. He died in a Lagos State, Nigerian hospital.
The Nigerian entertainment executive, Obama DMW net worth was put at $100,000-$800,000.