Dax is a Nigerian-Canadian Hip Hop singer, Rapper and songwriter who became famous after dropping the hit video to his single, ‘Cash Me Outside‘.
The song was Dax’s ‘ode‘ to Danielle Bregoli, a popular internet star who got her start on Dr. Phil by calling the entire audience “hoes” and asking the crowd if they want to “Cash Me Outside, How Bout That!” then he released the official video to the song on February 2017, and it went viral like a wave, giving him a global recognition plus over 1.5 million subscribers on YouTube.
Full names: Daniel Nwosu Jr.
Stage name: Dax
Date of birth: 22nd March 1994
Age: 26 years (2020)
Place of birth: Ottawa, Canada
Education: Newman University
Occupation: Singer, songwriter
Biography of Daniel Nwosu Jr. (Dax)
Daniel Nwosu Jr. was born on the 22nd of March 1994 in St. John’s, Newfoundland. He has a Nigerian background, but his family relocated to Ottawa, Ontario when he was very young, and later to Wichita, Kansas.
Before making waves in music, Dax was a big-time basketball player and was named Sunrise Christian Academy while in his senior season. He even played for Casper College before 1 at the University of Montana, and finally transferring to Newman University, where he headed the Heartland Conference in scoring.
He worked as a part-time janitor while schooling at Newman University. In addition to this, he also enjoyed doing spoken-word poetry.
He quit his janitor job in 2018 to go into music full time. According to him, he worked while in school because his parents couldn’t pay for his education. He finally got a full basket scholarship at the D1 and D2 level.
Dax’s early days wasn’t rosy as many people presume, he had to work part-time to offset some of his school bills. He also didn’t have any tangible connections in the entertainment industry, meaning that he built his music career from scratch to where is it today.
He is known for his remixes of Tupac’s ‘All Eyez On Me‘, ‘Changes‘ and ‘Hit Em Up‘. He also did a remix of songs by other artists like Machine Gun Kelly’s ‘Rap God‘, Ed Sheeran’s ‘Shape of You‘ and the late XXXTentacion’s ‘Look at Me‘.
Dax, however, rose to fame after releasing the official video of his song ‘Cash Me Outside‘ where he featured American rapper, Danielle Bregoli.
The video, which was directed by Thad Swift has attracted more than 21 million views as of July 2020.
He released his first EP ‘It’s Different Now‘ on August 22, 2018, on which he got features from O.T.Genasis and Futuristic.
He also has another EP titled ‘F*ck Love’. The both Albums were released under his label, Daniel Dax Entertainment.
Dax has collaborated with fellow YouTube rappers like Quadeca, CHVSE, Deji, Scru Face Jean and Crypt.
Dax has released a good number of songs since he came to limelight. Some of them include:
• Be Your F*cking Self
• Plan B
• She Cheated Again
• Dear Black Santa
• My Last Words
• Don’t Wanna Die Today
• You Should’ve Known
• I Want
• Self Proclaimed
• Self Proclaimed 2
• No Cappin
• Did It First
• All Night Long
• Wack Ass Rappers
• No Respect (ft Futuristic)• YourWorthIt.org (with Hopsin)
Dear Alchohol by Dax
So much is not known about Dax’s personal life as he keeps them away from his media
According to Biographypedia.org, he has been in a 5-months relationship with a popular female rap star.
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