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BBNaija Groovy Mono Biography-Profile, Net Worth, Career & Age


BBNaija Groovy Mono Biography-Profile, Net Worth, Career & Age

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Henry Olisaemeka OrakweĀ (born 1995) is a Nigerian underground music artist, model, and fashion entrepreneur. He is popularly known by the nicknameĀ Groovy Mono.

He is currently one of the housemates, in the reality show Big Brother Naija Season 7 (Level Up Edition). He released his debut project,Ā Groovy HoursĀ The EP, in 2021.

Groovy Mono: History ā€¢ Bio ā€¢ Photo
Full Name: Henry Olisaemeka Orakwe
Stage Name: Groovy Mono
Born: 1995 (age 27 years old)
Place of Birth: Lagos, Nigeria
State Of Origin: Anambra State
Nationality: Nigerian
Height: 1.98 m
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Orakwe
Siblings: 3
Wife ā€¢ Spouse: Not Married
Girlfriend ā€¢ Partner: N/A
Children: N/A
Occupation: Musician ā€¢ Reality TV Personality
Net Worth: US$10,000-US$30,000

Early Life

BBNaijaĀ Groovy MonoĀ was born in 1995 to the family of Mr. and Mrs.Ā Orakwe. He was namedĀ Henry Olisaemeka Orakwe. His native name Olisaemeka means ā€œGod has done well.ā€ He was born and bred in Lagos State.

He belongs to the Igbo ethnic group and hails from the Southeast region. He is an indigene of Anambra State.

BBNaijaĀ Groovy MonoĀ is the first child of the Orakwe family and has three siblings ā€“ a younger brother and two twin younger sisters. He is from a religious household and was raised in the Christian faith.


BBNaija Groovy Mono completed his elementary education at a leading private nursery and primary school in Lagos.

He studied atĀ St. Finbarrā€™s CollegeĀ in Yaba, Lagos, for his secondary school education. He graduated from the institution with good grades in his West African School Certificate Examination.

BBNaijaĀ Groovy MonoĀ is an alumnus of theĀ University of Lagos.


BBNaija Groovy Mono is a multi-talented creative. He discovered his singing talent when he was still in high school. He often created the covers of popular songs and performed them to the thrill of his classmates.

However, when he gained admission into the university, he decided to take his singing gift more seriously and began honing his songwriting skill. He also spent a good time fine-tuning his sound to stand out from other emerging singers.

BBNaijaĀ Groovy MonoĀ often competed in music competitions held in Lagos to foster his growth in the music industry. As an undergraduate, he was a known face in Unilagā€™s music community because he often performed at music shows and events held on campus. Before graduating from university, he recorded some singles that were loved by his fans. At that time, his fans were restricted to the student community.

BBNaijaĀ Groovy MonoĀ dropped his first official single,Ā Groovy Zone, on the 7th of November, 2020. The song helped launch his music career and did good numbers locally.Ā Groovy ZoneĀ introduced BBNaijaĀ Groovy MonoĀ to more audiences, as it received airplay on some radio stations and recorded hundreds of streams weeks after its release. The song positioned him as an artist to watch out for from the Lagos underground music community.

Almost a year later, BBNaijaĀ Groovy MonoĀ decided to take the music industry by storm, leading to the creation of a five-track project.Ā The Groovy HoursĀ EP was released on the 27th of October, 2021. Since its release, the song has received positive reviews from critics and has increased the popularity of BBNaijaĀ Groovy MonoĀ in the music industry. The EP has recorded thousands of streams from music-loving fans.

Toby Bada$$Ā produced all the songs on the project exceptĀ Gang Signs.Ā ScreamralphĀ producedĀ Gang Signs. In the same manner, all the tracks were mixed and mastered byĀ Toby Bada$$.

Passionate about the entertainment industry, BBNaijaĀ Groovy MonoĀ dreamt of becoming a reality TV star. Thus, he auditioned for the seventh season of Big Brother Naija in 2022. Luckily for him, he was selected.

On the 23rd of July 2022, he was unveiled as one of the 24 housemates of Big Brother Naija (Level Up Season).


  • Friends
  • XTCY
  • Love Me
  • Vibes
  • Gang Signs
  • Groovy Zone

Social Media

Since he was announced as Big Brother Naija housemate, BBNaijaĀ Groovy Monoā€˜s followers on social media have increased astronomically and continue to grow daily.

The reality TV star has over 71k followers on Instagram.

  • Instagram handle: @groovymono
  • Twitter handle: @groovymonobb

Personal Life

BBNaijaĀ Groovy MonoĀ is currently 27 years old. Besides music, he is also a thriving model. He began modeling as a teenager and has worked with several brands in Nigeria over the years.

He is also an entrepreneur and runs a clothing store that sells male and female clothing. He has built a name for himself as one of the reliable fashion entrepreneurs in Lagos.

Before going into Big Brother House, BBNaijaĀ Groovy MonoĀ resided in Lekki, Lagos. He is currently single. He describes himself as a ā€œBorn Winnerā€ and is known for being blunt.

His childhood dream was to become a medical doctor.

Net Worth

BBNaijaĀ Groovy MonoĀ has been able to live a comfortable life in his clothing business and modeling career.

BBNaijaĀ Groovy Monoā€˜s net worth is estimated to be US$10,000 to US$30,000.

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