The full names are as follows: Mohammed Usman Adamu, better known by his stage name Magnito, is a Benue State native who received his elementary and secondary schooling in Abuja.


Magnito began rapping at the age of 18 and turned it into a career after graduating from the University of Jos in 2007 with honors in business management. He has recorded almost 80 songs so far, 14 of which will be included in his debut album, “SHOCKING NEWS.”

Magnito’s first music video, “WAKA,” was shot in Johanesburg, South Africa, and it received a lot of exposure on African and European radio stations. His second video, “MEDICINE GIRL,” is a huge hit that has received a lot of positive feedback.

He’s played in huge concerts all over the world and is currently touring Nigerian institutions to promote his EP hits “MEDICINE GIRL,” “SKINNY JEANS,” and “AYE MI,” all of which were created by super beatmaker “TY MIX.”


Since then, he’s collaborated on songs with artists such as GOLDIE, FEMI, JAYWON, S SOLER, and others. Ladies and gents, MAGNITO’s lyrics are the best representation of hiphop rap music in Nigeria. He is currently handled by TEEJAYSSTAR BILLION PR and signed to international label DEKLIENTEL MUSIC through a collaboration. Check out Magnito’s Songs, Videos and Albums below!