Runtown Biography, Net Worth, Age, Songs & Cars


Douglas jack Agu, who is popularly and better known by fans and the public as RUNTOWN, This young handsome dude is a good Nigerian singer, a song writer, and as well a producer too. Douglas jack Agu known as Runtown has a diverse musical style mix of hip-hop, R&B, Reggae and Rap. Newsinfobase

FULL NAME: Douglas jack Agu

BORN ON: 19th of August 1989

AGE: 28 years


STATE: Enugu state

PARTNER WITH: Selena Leath

His real name might not strike a chord, but the moment you mention the name ‘RunTown’ it will make sense instantly to the hearer. The popular singer who has become the people’s has not been know much by some persons and this is one chief reason we are going to be revealing all that should be known about the Nigerian singer Runtown.

Runtown like i said earlier was born in Enugu state on the 19th of August 1989, he grew up in two different cities, Abuja and Lagos where he had his primary education. While he was in Lagos Nigeria he lost his dad and from there he relocated to Abuja and in 2007 . He completed his secondary school education in Enugu state before he wrote his W.A.E.C examinations. He also met indigenous rapper Phyno in Enugu state  before he started his music career proper .

As at the point of writing this article, we got a report that runtown has just release the official  music video for the single “ENERGY” by runtown.

From the report we got, the Eric many entertainment signed act came to a conclusion that he will do it with the video to his latest effort.

He actually drops this video strictly ten (10) days after releasing the audio and really compliment the hit tunes

“The sound go” as he usually like to call himself, troop in the year worming Energy even as he displays feeling and enjoying every single bit of life nature of the song and as well his artistic lyrics on the song

In addition, the song was produced by the award winning Del-B. b but for this video, Douglas Jack Agu know as  Runtown when on stage solicited the services of Isaac Yowmnan, who did a great job.

The just released video was shot at a nice location uptown in California, United State of America

Watch video below, enjoy it and do not hesitate to share your thoughts on it with us by using the comment box section below.

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In the year 2007,  Runtown and Phyno moved together to Lagos from Enugu State to pursue their career because there was more chance for their career success in Lagos than in Enugun State . When they got to Lagos in 2007, he started started doing underground collaborations with artists like J-Martins and Timaya. The following year which is 2008, he teamed up with Phyno Phino to found a record label called Penthauz during which he released his first two singles “Party Like It’s 1980” and “Activity Pikin”. His got more attention after collaborating with Davido on his song “Gallardo” . Couple of months after releasing “Gallardo”, he signed a multi-million Naira contract with Eric-Manny Entertainment owned by Prince Okwudili Umenyiora, the C.E.O of Dilly Motors.

In 2012, Jamaican/American singer called Laza Morgan featured Runtown on a song titled “High on You” which was a chart topping song . J. Martins called Runtown to be featured on a song off his Elevation album titled “Tonight“; the gifted singer has also worked with Phyno on a song titled “Anam-Achi Vers-Achi” which was produced by WizzyPro. In an interview with, he said he his musical influences came from the likes of Sean Kingston, Bob Marley and Kanye West. runtown biography

On the 2nd of November 2014, WizzyPro released a song titled “Emergency” featuring Runtown ,Skales and Patoranking.The music video for “Emergency” was directed by Patrick Elis was released on 19 January 2014 .

On November 23, 2015, Runtown shocked every one with the release of his debut studio album titled Ghetto University. The album has some collaboration from  popular musicians including DJ Khaled, Phyno, Wizkid, Uhuru and Anatii .
In 2014, Runtown revealed that he wrote “Aye”. In an interview with The Nigerian Tribune, he cleared the air because alot of fans has been asking him that question . runtown biography

Awards And Nominations

1. Won Best Collaboration of The Year at 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards
2. Nominated for Next Rated Act at The Headies 2014
3. Nominated for Best Pop Artiste at 2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards
4. Nominated for Artiste of The Year at 2015 City People Entertainment Awards

Runtown Net Worth

Runtown is curently worth not less than 1.5million Dollars according to industry analysis. Let us not forget in a hurry that he signed an endorsement deal with sport comnpany Adidas which is worth several millions of Naira and he also receive money from several other angles like shows, ring back turns from Teelcons in Nigeria and few others .

Baby Answer
Sarki Zaki
Ima Ndi Anyi Bu
Omalicha Nwa
Money Bag
Let Me Love You
Party Like Its 1980
All Eyes on Me
Reason on You
High on You
Activity Pikin
Are You Not Entertain
Na So The Story Go
Talk For Me
Aunty Tolu
Ghetto University
Anam-Achi Versa-Achi
Got It in My Vein
Date Of Birth (Age)

Runtown was born on the 19 of August 1989 . He is currently 27 years old as at the time of creating this Biography .

8 Things You Should Know About the ‘Gallardo’ Crooner

1. His real name is Douglas Jack Agu.
2. He was raised in three different regions of Nigeria
3. He got into music in 2007. runtown biography
4. His musical talent developed in Lagos.
5. He signed to Eric Manny Entertainment in 2014.
6. The ‘Activity pikin’ is set to work with DJ Khaled.
7. He had a vision of playing basketball professionally before he starting singing.
8. He is currently pursuing a fashion degree.

Runtown Biography, Net Worth, Age, Songs & Cars

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