Danny Boy (musician)

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Danny Boy
Danny Boy poses for the cameras
Danny Boy poses for the cameras
Background information
Birth nameJulius Daniel Ogah
Also known asDanny Boy
Born (1997-09-19) September 19, 1997 (age 24)
Years active2015–present
Associated acts

Julius Daniel Ogah (born September 19, 1997), Better known as Danny Boy is a Nigerian singer and songwriter, in 2015 he released his debut song "Thankful",[1] under his record label, SMMHK records.[2]

Life and music career[edit | edit source]

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Danny Boy in a live session

Julius Daniel Ogah was born on September 19, 1997, in Edo, Nigeria.[3] He attended GSS Uke secondary school keffi and started dabbling into music at a young age, in 2015 he released his first professional music "Thankful"[4] which was released under his record label SMMHK an acronym for (Self Made men Hood Knowledge). In December, that same year Danny boy released a second single "Who be That" which featured Yung L.[5] Danny Boy released his first studio album in September 2019 Titled "OG The Ep", the album consists of 5 (five) songs.[6] Danny Boy also released a track titled "Feel Am" in March, 2020 which was recorded as a success in his musical career,[7][8][9] and In September, 2020, Danny boy released a single "International Woman" in celebration of womanhood.[10][11][12] and in November he released a single accompanied with its music video "Come Over"[13][14][15]

EndSARS protest[edit | edit source]

In October, 2020, Danny boy released a single "Champions" during the #EndSARS protest movement embarked on by the Nigerian Youths, the song described the plight of the country and its people.[16]

Discography[edit | edit source]

Studio albums and EP's[edit | edit source]

Singles[edit | edit source]

Year Title Album
2015 "Thankful"

"Who Be That" (featuring Yung L)

Non-album single
2016 "Bombay" Non-album single
2020 "Evergreen"[18]

"Good Life"[19]

"Nothing Funny"[20]

"International Woman"


"Come Over"

Non-album single

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "New Video: DBoy - Thankful ft Tally Badt Boy". Linda Ikeji's Blog. 2015-10-25. Retrieved 2021-01-22.
  2. "Danny boy Biography". nubunk.com.ng. Retrieved 2021-01-22.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  3. January 19th, liteup9jablog ON. "Danny Boy Biography And Career » Liteup9ja". Liteup9ja. Retrieved 2021-01-22.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  4. "VIDEO: D'Boy - "Thankful" Ft Tally Badt Boy |@DB_Musik - ConfirmGist.com.ng". confirmgist.com.ng. Retrieved 2021-01-22.
  5. Bilo (2015-12-05). "New Music: D'Boy - Who Be That Ft. Yung L". Jaguda.com. Retrieved 2021-01-22.
  6. Og EP by Danny Boy, retrieved 2021-01-22
  7. "Danny Boy set to thrill music lovers with new single "Feel Am" (Video)". Cyber Reporters. 2020-01-23. Retrieved 2021-01-24.
  8. editor (2020-01-31). "Danny Boy Unveils Visuals of 'Feel Am'". THISDAYLIVE. Retrieved 2021-01-24. {{cite web}}: |last= has generic name (help)
  9. Nwanne, Tony (2020-01-23). "Danny Boy Dazzles Fans With 'Feel Am' EP". Newsbreak.Ng. Retrieved 2021-01-24.
  10. Correspondent, Our. "Danny Boy celebrates womanhood with new single, 'International Woman'". New Telegraph. Retrieved 2021-01-22.
  11. "Watch Danny Boy on the video titled 'International Woman' - Stream Mp3 | Notjustok". Most Trusted Voice in Music & Afrobeats from Nigeria & Africa | Notjustok. 2020-09-19. Retrieved 2021-01-22.
  12. "Danny Boy celebrates womanhood with International Woman". Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics. 2020-09-26. Retrieved 2021-01-24.
  13. "[Audio + Video] Danny Boy - "Come Over" « tooXclusive". tooXclusive. 2020-11-18. Retrieved 2021-01-22.
  14. Come Over by Danny Boy, retrieved 2021-01-22
  15. "Danny Boy – Come Over (Audio + Video)". OneMusicNaija. Retrieved 2021-01-22.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  16. "DOWNLOAD: Danny Boy - Champions » Mp3/Video Download". TRENDJAMZ. 2020-10-17. Retrieved 2021-01-22.
  17. Danny Boy - Og EP: lyrics and songs | Deezer, retrieved 2021-01-22
  18. Danny Boy - Evergreen: lyrics and songs | Deezer, retrieved 2021-01-22
  19. "Danny boy – Good Life [Audio + Video]". eyesoflagos. Retrieved 2021-01-22.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  20. Frank, Uche (2020-07-29). "Danny Boy – "Nothing Funny" (Download Mp4) » Abovenaija". Abovenaija. Retrieved 2021-01-22.

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