Empire Mates Entertainment (EME) Chief Executive and award winning artiste Banky W (born Olubankole Wellington) turned thirty four (34) today. Banky W has requested all his fans to watch his “MERCY” video on Youtube so it can get between 250,000 and 500,000 views. That is all the superstar is asking for as birthday gift. Banky W rose to fame after he released his hit single “EBUTE METTA“; the song was a remake of Rihanna‘s hit track “UMBRELLA” in 2007 under his record label E.M.E.
Ever since the success of “EBUTE METTA“, Banky W has not looked back as he released major hits like; YES/NO, STRONG THING, MR CAPABLE, DON’T BREAK MY HEART amongst others. He is also known to be the man who discovered Starboy, Wizkid and mentored him to grow into the big artiste he is today. Banky W has released five albums; UNDENIABLE (2003), BACK IN THE BUILDING (2005), MR CAPABLE (2008), THE W EXPERIENCE (2009), and R&BW (2013).
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As the E.M.E boss celebrates his birthday, fans, friends and well wishers shared photos of him on Instagram with different captions. The likes of Wizkid, Toolz, Waje, Shaydee boi and so on praised him for his brilliancy as a person and in the Nigerian entertainment industry.
Banky W said;
BirthdayRequest: Pls watch & share my “Mercy” video on youtube. Link is in bio #allIWant #BirthdayBoy #250k #500k views #DazzAll #HappyBirthdayBankyW in advance.
Grateful for how far I’ve come.. but never, ever satisfied. #BirthdayLoading #HappyBirthdayBankyW in advance.
Mood. #BirthdayLoading #facesWithDotun #happybirthdaybankyw in advance.
Wizkid, Toolz, Waje, Shaydeeboi all had sweet messages for the birthday boy;
Happy birthday to my big bro @bankywellington. U’ve been more than family to me. Can’t put words together to explain! God bless u plenty! Blessings and love! –Wizkid
Happy birthday @bankywellington – hope you have an amazing day! May God reward your hardwork and keep you happy &blessed! Amen.- Toolz
Dubliyuuuuu lol @bankywellington i appreciate u BIGTIME big bro. Thanks for always believing in my talent. Today is ur birthday may God add to u a thousand fold blessings upon blessings. Continuous success & everything u pray for. #Amen EMEzayyy!!! Now its compulsory indoor turn up lol.. we are hia waitinggg. – Shaydeeboi
Happy birthday to my friend, workout buddy, colleague. May you flourish and God be expressed in your existence in Jesus name. Amen @bankywellington.”- Waje
To enjoy Banky W‘s “MERCY” just hit the play button below.
Click here to download Banky W‘s “JASI” if you don’t have it yet.