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#ManCrushMonday D'banj, one step at a time

The crooner can also be called a savvy entrepreneur: With his first album came his first endorsement from an energy drink called Power Fist.

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D'banj looking classic

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Popular entertainer, D'banj, real name Dapo Oyebanjo, is our crush this Monday!

Well known for his entertaining personality, the 'Emergency' crooner made his big break with the now defunct pop group, Mo-hits.

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D'banj

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Ever since he has been busy churning out hits by hits.

The crooner can also be called a savvy entrepreneur:

With his first album came his first endorsement from an energy drink called Power Fist.

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D'banj and Kanye West

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First it started with his 'Koko' brand which manufactueres 'Koko Garri', 'Koko Waters' and other goods.

In May 2013, D'banj was named the Bank of Industry (BOI) ambassador. In October 2014, D'banj was named the official African ambassador for Beats by Dre. In February 2015, D'banj was named the official African ambassador for Ciroc Nigeria and In September 2015, he was made the brand ambassador of SLOT, a popular mobile phone, and electronic gadget retail outfit.

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D'banj and Banky W became ambassadors on the same day

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That's not all, D'banj is the founder of Koko Foundation for Youth and Peace Development. He is also Nigeria's first United Nations Youth Ambassador for Peace and is a ONE campaign ambassador. He released the song "Cocoa Na Chocolate" in support of agriculture investments.

In 2015, he was applauded by World Bank Chief, Jim Yong Kim for using his music power and high celebrity status to bringing attention to serious and critical issues in Africa with special focus on agriculture and poverty alleviation.

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D'banj at #HeiinekenGidiFest

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Known as a ladies man, he remains one of the most stylish male celebrities in Nigeria with a bubbly and dynamic personality.

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