Prince Chibuzor Linus Nweke better known as Chibuway was born on the 7th of october 1991 to the family of late Mr and Mrs Anthony Nweke,born in a family of six,his mother died when he was 11,he had his infant and teenage training from his father who later took ill and died in 2012 .He obtained his first leaving certificate at unity nursery and primary school Benue state,Nigeria. He then moved to Abuja Nigeria in 2004 where he completed his high school education at government secondary school Jiwa,Abuja Nigeria.with high hopes of furthering his education but was averted due to financial constraint.
He is an afro pop recording artist. He started out music from his early age, and learned singing around his siblings and friends.he would compose songs which he sang to the delight and cheer of his friends and well wishers,eventually he decided to take his music to a professional level,after the death of his father in 2012 he left for Benue state Nigeria where he spent a year and later relocated to the Republic of Benin in 2013 where he is currently based
As an artist,Chibuway had been putting out songs but they had gone unnoticed until he released his hit single titled “STORY” thereon he caught the attention of some fans who showered endless eulogies on him as the song talked about life and the happenings in the street. Thus attracting the attention of Skido Pua, CEO owner and founder of NMNF’No Money No Friend a music label in Poto novo,Republic of Benin,he met with Chibuway and it turned out they came from the same state in Nigeria, Chibuway was offered a contract to which he wasted no time to accept and is now signed with the record label
The song introduced him to more patronisers who’d go on to comb around in search of more of his songs.He followed it up with other thrilling songs titled ‘come over’ ,’yori baby’ etc
On his choice of the taking up music he admits he didn’t start out with it as he had tried his hands at other fields hence his multiple God given talents he has indulged in careers including football,electrical engineering and even acting but these didn’t work out until he figured out a way to stand out after coming to realise his passion for music
Chibuway’s music has been inspired by No money no friend record label (the label which he is currently signed to),his siblings and friends etc. The talented singer has stated in the past that his dreams are to redefine the Nigerian music industry to even more greatness and hopes to be a forerunner in the music industry
In late 2015 Chibuway moved to the republic of Benin where he is currently based,working under his label ‘No money no friend(NMNF).