#ManCrushMonday Tekno, the new prince of pop

On October 22, 2016, the singer won the award for Best Breakthrough Act at the MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) 2016.

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This Monday, October 24, 2016, we are crushing on Nigerian artiste Tekno.

The singer currently has the number one most played song on Nigerian radio with the song ‘Pana’, according to Playdata, a service that monitors songs on Nigerian radio. This song which has been number one for 10 weeks has spread across Nigeria and beyond.

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Tekno whose real name is Augustine Miles Kelechi was born in Bauchi, Nigeria on December 23, 1992. He initially started his music career with the name Tekno Miles.

His debut single ‘Holiday’ featuring Davido was released in 2012 while he was still signed to Kay Money Entertainment. In October 2013, he signed with Made Men Music Group.

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 In June 2015, he released ‘Duro’ produced by DJ Coublon. This song received massive airplay and positioned him in the spotlight. Following this, he released another hit song titled ‘ Wash’.

Tekno is known for his playful lyrics. On his single ‘Duro’, he dishes lines lines like “Your beauty done make me realise, say NEPA don bring light”, and “If you like to watch movies, na me get Shoprite” on ‘Wash’.

On October 22, 2016, the singer won the award for Best Breakthrough Act at the MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) 2016.

Tekno is not only a songwriter and singer, he is also a producer.