Ayra Starr Biography

Ayra Starr Basic Information

Stage Name: Ayra Starr
Real Name: Oyinkansola Sarah Aderibigbe
Occupation: Singer, Songwriter
Date Of Birth/Age: 14 June 2002 (22) Years Old
Place of Birth: Cotonou, Benin
Gender: Female
Nationality: Beninese-Nigerian
Marital Status: Single
Education: Les Cours Sonu University
Height: 1.63 m
Net Worth: $1.5M

Ayra Starr Biography

Oyinkansola Born on June 14, 2002, Sarah Aderibigbe is a Nigerian singer and composer better known by her stage name, Ayra Starr. Ayra Starr, born in Cotonou, Benin, started working as a model at 16 with Quove Model Management before deciding to focus on music. She initially shared an original song on her page in December 2019 after recreating several songs by well-known musicians on Instagram. She was noticed by music industry boss Don Jazzy because of this, and Mavin Records signed her.

The hit song “Away” from Ayra Starr’s self-titled debut extended play reached number 17 on the US Billboard Top Triller Global and spent two weeks at number four on Nigeria’s TurnTable Top 50 in early 2021. This helped pave the way for the release of her debut full-length mixtape, 19 & Dangerous, in August 2021. The album, mainly classified as Afropop and R&B, has received positive reviews from critics. In Nigeria, it gave rise to two top forty songs. In addition, the lead single, “Bloody Samaritan,” reached the top of the Top 50 chart, making history as the first solo track by a female artist to do so.

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Ayra Starr has four siblings, two brothers who are Ade and Dami Adebirigbe, and two sisters, Tolulope and Jesutumise Adebirigbe. Starr’s younger brother, who also goes by the nickname Milar, helps co-write most of her music and recently got signed to Mavin Records as a professional songwriter.


Her parents are Mr. and Mrs. Adebirigbe, and they are in Kwara state, Nigeria. Information on her parents is not precisely known. Ayra keeps her family and private business out of public attention.

Net Worth

Ayra Starr has amassed a sizable fortune in the music business. She is a gifted artist with a presumed net worth of $1,500,000. Ayra Starr is currently one of Nigeria’s most popular and youthful performers. Her successful profession in music plays the most role in her high net worth alongside other businesses she engages in, including modeling and endorsement deals. In addition, she generates money for her coffers through shows and social media ads.

Record Label

Ayra Starr Biography, Yours Truly, Artists, June 14, 2024

Mavin Records, commonly known as the Supreme Mavin Dynasty, is a Nigerian music corporate record label established on May 8, 2012, by musician and record producer Don Jazzy. Following the demise of Mo’ Hits Records, a record company run by the producer above and D’banj, the label was established.

Musicians including Korede Bello, Dr. SID, D’Prince, Di’Ja, Johnny Drille, Ladipoe, DNA Twins, Rema, Crayon, Ayra Starr, Magixx, Boy Spyce, and Bayanni are signed to the label. Producers like Jazzy himself, Altims, London, Baby Fresh, and Andre Vibez are all based there. 2014 saw DJ Big N take on the role of the label’s official dj.


Ayra loves her sports cars and sports utility vehicles. She pushes a Toyota 2020 land cruiser which she splashed an insane 40 million naira on. Along with LC, she also acquired some tough Sedan jeeps.


She often visits the Mavin Mansion in Lekki Phase 1, Lagos, Nigeria. But according to reports, Ayra has also confirmed that she currently resides with her mother and siblings on the mainland of Lagos, Nigeria.


Ayra Starr is not romantically linked to/with anyone for now. She was still dealing with a bad breakup around the time of her signing with Mavin Records. She may have a hit song named “Rush,” but she appears to be in no rush to get with any man. However, if she has, she has made no mention of it.

Contact Details

Ayra does not like to talk about her business, let alone give out her personal phone number. However, anyone who wishes to reach her can contact her management or drop her a DM on her socials.


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How do you pronounce Ayra Starr?

Pronounce Ayra as “Ira,” as in “eye-rah.”

Is Ayra Starr a celestial being?

Not literally, of course. She calls herself that because she prides herself as a spiritual person with otherworldly talent, looks, and brains.

Are Tem and Ayra Starr related?

No, they aren’t. They’re close industry buddies.

How was Arya Starr discovered?

Via her Instagram page. She uploaded a video of herself singing her song, the first original art piece. Don Jazzy saw the clip and was impressed enough to invite her over to the Mavin HQ, and the rest, as they say, is history.

What is the meaning of AYRA?

Ayra is a girl’s name meaning “respectable, awe-inspiring, or a name for the goddess Saraswati.”

How did Ayra Starr get her name?

She chose the stage name Starr because she knew what she could be. Then she decided on the Arabic word “Ayra,” meaning honorable and respected.

Which state is Arya Starr from?

The female musician hails from Kwara state.

Are Ayra Starr and Rema dating?

We wouldn’t start speculating that, though the pair are not giving us reasons not to, with their most recent hangouts. Nothing has been verified.

Are Ayra Starr and Tems half-sisters?

Tems and Ayra Starr are not twins, sisters, or family members, nor anyhow related by blood.

Can Ayra Starr speak french?

Yep, she speaks the language fluently and is reportedly working on music that would include the language.

How can I contact Ayra Starr?

By reaching out to her on social media or through her management.

How can I meet Ayra Starr?

Well, the best shot at meeting her in person would be backstage at her shows which probably wouldn’t cost a dime if you want the meeting to happen.

Did Ayra Starr go to university?

She attended Les Cours Sonu University and received a BA in international relations and political science.

Does Ayra Starr have a boyfriend?

For now, we believe she doesn’t. If she does, however, she hasn’t breathed a word about it.

Did Ayra Starr win Headies?

Ayra Starr’s “Bad Samaritan” won Viewers Choice Award at the 2022 Headies Awards.

Did Ayra Starr come from a rich family?

Not at all. She came from a humble background.

How did Ayra Starr get signed?

After Don Jazzy found her out on IG, he invited her to show up at the Mavin HQ, where a record deal was already awaiting her.

When did Ayra Starr start singing?

She began at the age of 10.

Which school did Ayra Starr attend?

Les Cours Sonu University was where she was schooled.

Where does Ayra Starr come from?

She is a Beninese with Nigerian roots.

Does Ayra Starr have a child?

.No, she is not a mother.

Does Ayra Starr have siblings?

She’s got four of them. Two male siblings and two sisters.

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