Iledare Oluwajuwonlo, popularly known as Jaywon, is a Nigerian multi-talented award-winning musician, singer and song writer, who is applauded for his feel-good and inspirational records.
Jaywon completed his primary education at ECWA Primary School, head on to fulfilling high school at Government Secondary School. For higher learning’s, he attended Federal Polytechnic Bida where he studied accounting
Singer Jaywon was born on June 6th in Egbe, Kogi State. His love for music grew at an early age miming songs from the likes of King Sunny Ade and Ebenezer Obey. The singer then moved to Lagos in 2005, hustled his way to acquire collaborations with Ray G, Sound Sultan, W4, Slizzy E and 2face.
In 2009, Jaywon bagged a chance to perform at the Kennis Music Easter Fiesta, where he thrilled the mammoth crowd to an awesome night at the event. Organisers of the event immediately stroke an interest in him. Later that same year, Jaywon signed a whopping deal with Kennis Music Record Label.
In 2010, Jaywon released his debut album titled ‘Meet Jaywon’ and in 2011 he dropped a reloaded version of the same album.
Still in 2011, Jaywon was privileged to attend The Grammy Award. At this time, Jaywon has worked with A-list international and Nigerian Artistes including Sound Sultan, Flavour, Olamide, Phyno, 2 Baba, Terry G, V-VIP from Ghana, Oritse Femi, Tiwa savage, Mr May D, Essence, Reminisce, Storm Rex, Obesere, 9ice and more.
In 2013, Jaywon departed Kennis Music Record Label and launched his own record label named ‘Next World Music’.
Preceding the reveal of his record label was a tour across Europe and The United States of America.
In 2016, Jaywon is set to release his first official album under Next World Music.
Honours and Awards
Jaywon has received numerous awards. His songs “Odun Yii”, “Filebe” and “Back To Sender” are some of the Nigerian Hottest Singles. Jaywon was honoured with the Best New Artist award at the Nigerian Music Video Awards in 2009. He also received Best Recording Award at the Headies Award 2013 and the Tush Awards at the … Tush Awards.