Ruger Biography: Real Name, Age, Eye Patch, Net Worth

Ruger biography

Ruger whose real name is Michael Adebayo is a Nigerian a singer, rapper and songwriter. He is the latest signing to Jonzing World Record label. Ruger’s signing is different from that of Rema’s and has no affiliations with Mavins Records. Ruger who was formerly known as Mikki Drey is another major signing for Jonzing world records after that of Rema’s.

In this post I will be writing about Ruger’s biography and why he wears an eye patch, before that, let’s quickly have a look at his profile.

Profile Summary

Real NameMichael Adebayo
Stage nameRuger
Age22 years old (2021)
Birth Year1999
Birth PlaceLagos, Nigeria
Is Ruger BlindNo
ProfessionSinger, Rapper and Songwriter
Net Worth$300,000 approx
Record LabelJonzing World

Early Life

Ruger real name is Michael Adebayo, he was born in 1999, Lagos Nigeria. His exact month and day of birth hasn’t been made public. As of 2021 Ruger is 22 years old. For the time being Ruger’s family still remains a secret.

Blind or Not

Is Ruger blind? The answer is no, Ruger is not blind neither was he born blind. During an interview with Max FM Nigeria, Ruger revealed that he wore an eye patch in respect for someone, which he also included would be a disrespect to that person if he went on to talk about it.

Ruger biography


Ruger started music at a very young age. He joined his church choir and was also a part of his school musical band. From there he began writing songs and performing in musical concerts.

Ruger rose to prominence when he was signed to Jonzing World record label on 18th January 2021. This announcement was made on Don Jazzy’s Instagram handle and on also his younger brother Instagram handle D’prince. Jonzing World record label is managed by D’prince (Don Jazzy younger brother).

After the signing, he made his first debut single for the record label titled “One Shirt” on 20th January, 2021. This single featured Rema and Jonzing world boss D’prince

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On August 9, 2021, Ruger was among those nominated for “Best New Artist of the Year” in Africa Choice Awards voting is currently on-going and it ends on 1st October, 2021.


Below are a list of some songs from this Nigerian artist.

  • Bounce
  • Yekpa
  • One shirt
  • Monalisa
  • Abu Dhabi
  • Bow
  • Down ‘N’ Dirty
  • Stay Smokin’

Ruger Net Worth 2021

As of 2021 Ruger has an estimated net worth of $300,000 approximately.

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Social Media

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