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Meeting Kanayo O. Kanayo Was A Pleasant Surprise – Don Jazzy

Don Jazzy

Don Jazzy

Popular music producer, Don Jazzy has come out to say that he has finally met Nollywood actor, Kanayo O. Kanayo.

He recently revealed this on his social media page, and Nigerians have been reacting.

According to him, he was very starstruck when he met the movie star because it was such an honor to see him in person.

In the heart-warming clip on social media, the music mogul was seen prostrating to greet the veteran filmmaker.

His words, “I just met the legendary @kanayo.o.kanayo for the first time ever. I’m star struck. What a pleasant surprise. Thanks @vintagedeluxeinteriors for the intro.”


Michael Collins Ajereh, better known as Don Jazzy or Don Baba J, is a Nigerian record producer, singer, songwriter, entrepreneur and philanthropist. He co-founded the now defunct record label Mo’ Hits Records in 2004. Following the closure of the aforementioned record label, Don Jazzy set up Mavin Records on 8 May 2012.

Don Jazzy, as he is fondly called is from Isoko in Delta State. His mother is an Igbo princess from Abia state and his father is an origin of the Isoko people. He was born in Umuahia, Abia State. His family moved to Ajegunle, Lagos where Ajereh was raised.

Ajereh’s family moved to Ajegunle, Lagos where Don Jazzy was raised. He was educated at the co-educational high school, Federal Government College Lagos. Don Jazzy found an interest in music early in life and at age 12, began to play the bass guitar. He also gained knowledge of traditional and percussion instruments. Don Jazzy enrolled in business management studies at the Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo state.

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