Ayra Starr, whose real name is Oyinkansola Sarah Aderibigbe, is a talented Nigerian female singer, songwriter, and model currently signed to Mavin Records. Born on June 14, 2002, in Cotonou, Benin, Ayra Starr later moved to Nigeria to pursue her musical aspirations. This young and vibrant artist has quickly gained prominence in the industry and has a promising future ahead of her.
Ayra Starr Early Life and Education
Ayra Starr spent her formative years in Cotonou, Benin, where she was raised by her parents alongside her brother, Dami Aderibigbe. With a passion for music, she began singing at the tender age of 10 and started honing her songwriting skills in collaboration with her brother. Her mother played a pivotal role in encouraging Ayra to pursue her musical dreams.
Education-wise, Ayra Starr attended Les Cours Sonou University as a teenager and obtained a Bachelor’s degree in international relations and political science. Despite her academic pursuits, music remained her true passion.
Ayra Starr Career Breakthrough
In 2020, Ayra Starr’s talent came to the fore when she posted her original music on social media platforms. The music caught the attention of none other than Don Jazzy, the head of Mavin Records, who promptly signed her to the prestigious record label. Before her signing with Mavin Records, Ayra had already made her mark in the modeling world, having worked with prominent brands like Complete Fashion Magazine, Mazelle Studio, and Esperanza Woman, during her association with Quove Models, a Lagos-based modeling agency.
Ayra Starr Achievements and Success
In 2021, Ayra Starr achieved a major milestone in her career with the release of her debut Extended Playlist (EP) titled “Ayra Starr.” The lead single from the EP, “Away,” catapulted her to success and topped the charts in five countries. The EP garnered over 11 million streams on platforms like Spotify, YouTube, and Audiomack, cementing her position as a rising star in the music industry.
Ayra Starr Personal Life
As of now, Ayra Starr remains focused on her music career and has not revealed any information about her romantic relationships. She is not married or engaged, choosing to dedicate her time and energy to her passion for music.
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Ayra Starr’s journey from Cotonou, Benin, to becoming a celebrated Nigerian singer under Mavin Records is nothing short of inspiring. With her extraordinary talent, hard work, and support from her family, she has swiftly risen to prominence in the music industry. As Ayra Starr continues to captivate audiences with her melodious voice and captivating performances, her future as a music sensation seems incredibly promising.
You can connect with Ayra Starr and keep up with her latest updates on her Instagram (@AyraStarr) and Twitter (@AyraStarr) accounts