Biography, Age, Height, Parents, Siblings, Education, Net Worth, House, Cars, Activism & Girlfriend

Falz Basic Information

Stage Name: Falz
Real Name: Folarin Falana
Occupation: Rapper, Actor, Songwriter
Date Of Birth/Age: 27 October 1990 (33) Years Old
Place of Birth: Mushin, Lagos, Nigeria
Gender: Male
Nationality: Nigerian
Marital Status: Single
Education: University of Reading
Net Worth: $5 million (reportedly)

Falz Biography

FOlarin Falan, long famous by the stage name Falz, is a Nigerian rapper, actor, songwriter and record label owner that’s as famous for his music as he is for his activism.

Born in Mushin, Lagos state, to parents who are both lawyers, the decision to delve into the legal universe was easy to make. He had the firm support of his parents.

The songster is a man of many parts, who just happened to have made a decision to focus more on music. Besides law, he’s also a skilled footballer. But the immediacy of music ensured he neither focused on the world of football nor law.

In secondary school, he founded a collective called “The School Boys,” which was instrumental in honing his craft and becoming the celebrated musician that he is today.


Falz’s family comprises five members an elder sister, a younger sister, himself, and his parents.


Falz is one of those celebs who are fortunate to still have their parents with them. Details about his parents are given below

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Femi Falana, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) and human rights activist is the father of the rapper Falz. He’s one of the most prominent legal minds in the country,

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Falz’s mother is no other than Funmi Falana, a lawyer like her husband. Both work in the same chambers.

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Falz is the second of three children and the only son of his parents. He has an older sister, Folake, and a younger sister, Foladele.

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It’s unclear who Falz is dating at the moment. However, in the course of his career, he has been linked with several women, including DJ Cuppy and Chidinma Ekile.


The Nigerian rapper attended St. Leo’s Catholic Primary School, Ikeja, Lagos state, Olashore International School, Osun State, and the University of Reading.

-Law Qualification

Falz has an honours degree in law (LLB) from the University of Reading.


Falz is an unapologetic lover of the good life and lives and rolls through town in style, Besides regular expensive rides, he also has vintage cars in his garage.

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-Net Worth

Falz wouldn’t be dragged into conversations about his net worth, so the public has been doing the talking instead. His net worth is estimated to be around $5 million,


Falz lives in style, but the details of his crib are pretty scanty. It appears that’s one subject he wouldn’t dwell much on.


The rapper loves cars and has never hidden that love. Among the cars he is said to own are a Rolls Royce Phantom, A Lexus LX 570, and a Rolls Royce.

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Falz is one of the celebrated Nigerian singers who are also notable activists. The songster is conscious of the realities on the ground in the country and seeks to portray or correct them through his music and other activities. His activism, for instance, led to the release of “This is Nigeria,” which provoked ire and applause in equal measure.

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His most noticeable activism so far, however, relates to #EndSARS – an advocacy that seeks the end of a crooked arm of the Nigerian police, police brutality, and corruption in the force, among others.

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Record Label

The rapper is often called Falz the Bahd Guy, and he has a record label of the same name – Bahd Guy Records

What does Falz mean?

Falz was likely anglicised from Falana – potentially for its phonetic clatter. Translated from the Maltese, “Falz” means “False” – certainly not what the rapper had in mind to pass with the name.

What did Falz study?

Falz studied law at the University of Reading.

Is Falz in love with Simi?

That was the rumour years back, and some fans continue to state that Falz is the man Simi should have gotten married to. Simi and Falz both deny there was anything between them.

How much does Falz charge per show?

Artists charge what they think they are worth, so the figures are not always the same. Falz reportedly charged between #2.5 to #4 million per show.

Why does Falz have a British accent?

A British accent is something that can be acquired, and since the rapper studied at the University of Reading in the United Kingdom, it was easy to acquire the accent.

Where is Falz from?

Falz is from Ekiti state, southwest Nigeria.

Where in Ekiti is Falz from?

Falz is from Ilawe in Ekiti State, Nigeria.
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Who is the mother of Falz?

Falz’s mother is no other than Funmi Falana, a Nigerian lawyer and women’s rights activist.

Who is the father of Falz?

No. Falz has never been married but has also not ruled out getting married at some point. Who he married is of singular importance to his mother, Funmi, who has once noted that she wants a real wife for him.

Did Falz marry?

No, not at the time of writing.

Does Falz have a sister?

Yes, Falz has sisters – the older Folakemi and the younger Foladele.

Does Falz have siblings?

Yes, Falz has siblings – an elder sister and a younger one. The elder is into entertainment law.
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Is Falz the only child of Femi Falana?

No. Falz has siblings known as Folakemi Falana and Foladele Falana. Folakemi is a lawyer like her brother and parents. FOladele, on the other hand, is focused on media, with a degree from the University of Buckingham

When did Falz release this is Nigeria?

“This Is Nigeria” was released on 25 May 2018 and generated backlash near instantly. Some Muslim fronts condemned the video, describing it as an insult to Islam, The furore has since vanished.

When did Falz release soldier?

It was released in 2015 as part of his debut studio project dubbed “Stories that Touch.”

How many followers does Falz have on Instagram?

Social media following is often pointed at as an example of how influential someone is. It is also one of the metrics that brands look out for when they want to work with someone, Falz happens to be one of the celebs with an impressive following on Instagram – over 9 million followers.

On which record label is Falz?

record Labels are like houses from which musicians project themselves. And artists who have accomplished much in the industry end up establishing a record label of their own. Falz is one such artist. The songster runs a record label called Bahd Guyz.

Is Falz a Nigerian?

Having been born to Nigerian parents, Falz is indeed a Nigerian – by birth.

Does Falz play football?

Falz is famous as a rapper and songwriter. But then, he is also a skilled footballer, something that was evident not long ago when he netted a goal at Old Trafford. Many who saw the moment noted it was something one would expect from a professional footballer.

What does Falana mean?

The meaning of Falana, as a name given to a person, is unclear. However, if one were to give that in a literal sense, then that from Definitions would suffice, “genus of moths of the Noctuidae family.”

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