Meet Nigerian Songwriter and Cinematographer – “Titus” (Real Name, Age, & Early Life)
Nigerian songwriter and cinematographer, Ogedegbe Titus Oakhina Popularly Known as Titus He was born on December 12, 1992.
He hails from Arokho, Owan East Local Government, and Edo State. He is the seventh child of Mr. and Mrs. Ogedegbe and has six siblings.
His first single “DESTINY” was released in 2012. The song was aimed at motivating the young and old and encouraging them to chase their dreams regardless of what life throws at them. He hoped the song was going to bring him to the limelight but it didn’t.
Titus didn’t give up, he kept chasing his dreams. He practiced what he preached. In his hard work and quest for knowledge, he delved into cinematography and earned a living from it. He has worked in several media organizations in Lagos such as LTV, Hitzontv, Hola TV, MITV, Goldmyne, Videowheels, VOGTV, Skills update, Ace world Africa (Channels TV) Titus has directed numerous music videos, movies, and the television series.
Coming back to music with his debut single “Wonder” was released in September 2019. He also released another single title “Ojokan m’bo” in February 2020. A talented singer, who uses his music as a dynamic tool for Christ, disciplined to the core, humble, resilient, and a lover of God.
He began his primary school education in Ebele Igueben local government in Edo State. Relocating to Lagos in 2002, he continued his education in Great crown primary school, Agbado Lagos State, where he obtained his first school leaving certificate.
He proceeded to the Rock of Ages Secondary School and moved to Success hall, and finally obtained his West African Examination Certificate from Agbado district comprehensive high school Oke-Aro.
As a growing child, he was dedicated to his studies, very active in school, and participated in numerous extracurricular activities especially debate and quiz. Also, in his pursuit, he had an encounter with the Lord Jesus Christ and was privileged to be the president of their School Christian Student Fellowship.
Determined and motivated by the passion and love for learning and succeeding, he strived to become an exquisite and a successful man in today’s society with the goal of reaching out to his generation to draw their hearts closer to God.
He plays the guitar, keyboard, sings, drums, and directs movies and videos perfectly. He took several international courses in cinematography.