Erhiga Agarivbie, better known by his stage name Erigga, was born and raised in Warri, Delta State, Nigeria, but his exact age is unknown.


He received his primary and secondary schooling in Warri, and after completing his studies, he began a professional music career.

Erigga had previously aspired to be a professional basketball player, having participated in the Delta State Basketball Team and the Milo Basketball Championship for secondary schools.

However, Erigga’s final decision to become a rapper was influenced by other Nigerian rappers.


Erigga is a Nigerian rapper who rose to prominence after releasing hit singles such as Air Burn, Death Bed, Paper Boi, and a slew of others that I will list before wrapping up this article.

After being inspired by rap icons such as Rakim, Canibus, 50 Cent, Jay Z, Eminem, Jarule, and Nas, the rapper, also known as Erigga NewMoney, began recording songs at a young age.

Erigga raps in pidgin and spits out his flows in such a way that the street can comprehend his predicament and follow his flow.

The 27-year-old rapper, like Olamide baddo, represents the streets and has won over 24 rap battles in Port Harcourt, Benin, and Warri.

He has over 153 songs under his belt, some of which he wrote while serving his sentence in Warri for a juvenile misdemeanor. Check out Erigga’s Songs, Videos and Albums below!