Zoro Biography || Albums || All Music || Awards || Net-worth


Zoro Biography || Albums || All Music || Awards || Net-worth


Biography of Zoro – IF NOT ZORO

Owoh Chimaobi Chrismathner, known by his stagename Zoro, is a Nigerian indigenous musician. Zoro was born on March 20, 1990, in Onitsha, Anambra State. He can rap in the Igbo language.

Zoro was brought to the limelight after the release of his impressive hit singles: ‘042, Otu, Achikolo, Owu Sagi, Safe Journey, and Ogene’. These hit singles earned him nominations for Best New Act to Watch and Best Indigenous Rapper at the Nigeria Entertainment Awards, MTV African Music Video Awards and City People Entertainment Awards. After the release of the first version of his single ‘Ogene’ which he featured Flavour, he went on to do a remix in which he still featured Flavour then Ycee and Lil Kesh.

Zoro Swagbag has collaborated and featured many top Nigerian Celebrities like Flavour, Phyno, Nigga Raw, Run town, Selebobo, Psquare, Tekno to mention a few in his singles. He raps in Igbo just like Phyno, Nigga Raw, Slow Dog, and Hype MC. His other single which he titled ‘Landlord’ announced him as the next rated artiste, and it also paved the way for him in the music industry. He has another jam where he featured Falz the Bahd Guy titled ‘ Buy the Bar.’ Zoro has worked with veterans like Awilo Longomba and Slow Dog.

Zoro was awarded the Artiste of the Month in September 2016 by the Editorial crew and admin of Primetweets Inc due to the endless recognition and popularity he has brought to the Nigeria Music Industry with his mother tongue (Igbo).

Zoro released a single ‘Oyoko’ in January 2018 in which he featured Chidinma. He also released another in July 2018, the song ‘Stainless’ in which he featured Simi. The song is the follow up to the remix of his other song ‘Mbada’ in which he featured four upcoming acts; Liosteve, Paragon, Zez, and Mecorn. Most of his songs are produced by Kezyklef, a music producer who resides in Enugu State, Nigeria.


Nominations In Music

  • City People Entertainment Awards – Revelation Of The Year (2017)
  • All Africa Music Awards – Group In African Traditional (2017)
  • All Africa Music Awards – Best Rap Act (2018)
  • The Headies – Next Rated (2018)

Award(s) Won

  • Nigeria Music Video Awards – Ogene – Best indigenous concept in a visual (2016)



Zoro is considered to be one of the richest singers in Nigeria with a net-worth which is estimated at $700,000.


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