Songwriter, CEO/Founder Baby Boys Records
Mustiboy’s Biography Official
Mustapha Daodu, popularly known and referred to as Mustiboy a.k.a Kinky Reggae Man is a highly
gifted Nigerian Reggae & Afrobeat singer, songwriter, and entertainer. He hails from Uluoke near
Auchi, in Etsako West Local Government Area, Edo State, Nigeria.
Most of his songs are mainly delivered in English and the Nigerian Pidgin as well as the occasional
use of his native languages like Etsako, Afemai, and Yoruba.
He is very passionate about Reggae music and he believes he has a responsibility to inspire the next
The outstanding performer who is not a newbie to the international music scene has shared stages
with some of the biggest names in music including Luciano Messenjah, Tony Rebel, Queen Ifrica,
Fanta Mojah, Baby Cham, Charlie Black, Nkulee Dube, Flavour, Davido and Yinka Ayefele to mention
but a few.
Under his self-owned record label, Baby Boys Records headquartered in Edmonton, Canada with a
branch in Lagos Nigeria, Mustiboy is working on releasing his first debut album titled “Mr. Afro Reggae
In between promotions, he plans to work with major record labels in Canada, America, Europe, the
Caribbean, Asia, Australia, and Africa for marketing and distribution.
Mustiboy (pronounced Mu-Sti-Boy) was born on August 17th, 1987 in Agege Lagos, Nigeria to the family
of Alhaji (Chief) Yinusa Daodu. His father’s name is Abdul Rahman Daodu a.k.a Raymond King and his
mother’s name is Agatha Daodu a.k.a Auntie Agatha.
Mustapha was born a special child as he came into life with dreadlocks (*Dada), a gift that must never
be shaved off according to the myths of the Edo, Yoruba, and Igbo tribes of Nigeria. Dadas are
believed to have unique and spiritual capabilities of healing, extreme intelligence, and physical
strength because they are the reincarnation of deities.
Mustiboy was raised by his paternal grandmother from when he was a few months old until he almost
completed his primary school education as his young mother had to focus on her educational
pursuits. His Grandfather, late Chief (Alh.) Yinusa Daodu, a very successful businessman in Lagos also
played a vital role in Mustiboy’s childhood formation alongside his very large family.
Mustiboy after completing his primary education at Honey Well International School, Alagbado
proceeded to the revered Anwarul Islam Secondary School in Oniwaya Agege, Lagos where he had
his Junior Secondary School Examination Certificate. He completed his secondary education at Emery
C.I, Toronto, and later attended the prestigious Northern Alberta Institute of Technology where he
bagged a degree in Crane & Hoisting Equipment Operations.
Mustiboy’s love for music manifested at a tender age as his childhood was filled with lots of activities
like singing, dancing, and playing a couple of locally made musical instruments at the market square
and social gatherings in the countryside he grew up in.
In 2014, Mustiboy moved to Edmonton from Toronto where he renewed his love for music,
songwriting, and the performing arts. The talented youngster decided to realize his childhood passion
for songwriting and the performing arts. The talented youngster decided to realize his childhood passion
which was shaped by Reggae music greats: Lucky Dube, Bob Marley, Alpha Blondy, Ras Kimono,
Majek Fashek whom he cited as his greatest musical influence.
Mustiboy started making music professionally in 2013 and in the last six years, he has honed his
musical skills and creativity by working with several producers and artists including, Dr rad, Sav,
Blacko Blaze, P.rhymes, and Delishears amongst others. His sound can best be described as a distinct
fusion of Reggae and Afrobeat.
On March 7th, 2018, Mustiboy released his first official Reggae single titled “My Life” featuring Mimzy
and produced by Dr. Rad which bagged a nomination at the Edmonton Music Awards 2019 For World
Music Recording of the Year.
The Reggae rising star who is a lover of tourism and foreign cultures has traveled to several countries
including Jamaica, Brazil, Peru, Ecuador, Tucks & Caicos Island amongst others.
AWARDS: African Entertainment Awards Canada (2013 Best New Artist), Abedorc Productions Awards
(Award of Excellence).
DISCOGRAPHY: “Apologize”, “My Life”, “Halima”, “Atele”, “Rock Somebody”, “Reggae Man”.
FAVORITE QUOTE – “Motivation, creativity, respect, and confidence are major keys to success, never