Erhiga Agarivbie popularly known by his stage name “Erigga” was born 30th March 1987,in Warri Delta State to an Urhobo parents.
He is the first of five children. He attended Standard International School both primary and secondary schools in Warri,where he grew up with his parents.
Erigga began his musical career early in 2008,and since then, he has worked with various great artists across Delta State,Nigeria and Africa, including Olamide, Duncan Mighty, Orezi, Harrysong, Skales, KUDiE, Brymo, Yung6ix, Victor AD, King perry, M.I Abaga, Ice Prince and many others
Erigga being a Nigerian hip hop recording artist,he worked with several producers, PFizzy, Snow Man and Phizy Joe. Erigga’s first musical release was “Mo Street Gan”. The music video for the song was shot in Nigeria, directed by AKIN Alabi.The song became Radio Continental’s theme song.
In 2013, Erigga released “Coupé Décalé ft Shuun Bebe”. The music video for the song was endorsed by TV stations in Nigeria. In early 2014, he released another single titled “Love No Be Garri”, featuring Jimoh Waxiu.
In 2016,He signed a multi – million Naira deal with Emirate Empire record label and released his album A Trip To The South which includes Orezi, Skales, Duncan Mighty and many others on 17 July ,2017.
In 2018, Erigga released another hit single titled “Motivation” featuring Victor AD. This song has gained over a million views on YouTube and one of his many songs that brought him to fame and international recognition.
Erigga with the strong Urhobo DNA he carried ,has won several local and international Awards and nominations.Including City People Music Award for Best Indigenous Artistes of the year, Nominated for best street hop Artistes 2012 and 2019.
Erigga recently released his much awaited new single “Jollof Rice” featured Duncan Mighty(Portharcut music legend).
Finally,the Urhobo born rapper and hip hop artiste,is set to walk down the aisle with his longtime baby mama,Morenike.He broke the goodnews on Instagram few days ago, revealing his wedding is holding 3rd of October,2020.
Erigga has made us proud by promoting and upholding the cultural virtue of the great Urhobo Nation and a very good example to every young upcoming Urhobo Artistes that are yet there.
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