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Shedrack Eyinmisan Amejuma (born Template:Birth date) popularly known by his stage name Jayson Wayne or simply Jayson, is a Nigerian singer-songwriter, producer, performer and dancer. He is a descent of Delta state. He was born in Sapele, Delta State, Nigeria.
Early life and beginnings
Born Shedrack Eyinmisan Amejuma is a descent of Delta State. He was born in Delta State. He grew up in several parts of the country including Sapele, Warri and Lagos due to the fact that his father was a member of the Political PDP. At the age of 19, Jayson Wayne was enrolled in a music school where he learnt and mastered the rudiments of playing the piano and guitar.
Jayson Wayne was first signed under K-Money Entertainment. His first single titled "Diana" was released under the imprint. With featured vocals from Tekno, "Diana" was positively accepted and gained massive airplay.
Jayson Wayne has listed acts like Danfo Drivers, Zulezu, Oritse Femi, 2face Idibia, 9ice, W4, Wande Coal, Owl City and Ed Sheeran as musical influences.[no citations needed here] Jayson Wayne lost his father on May 28, 2016.
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- Lil Wayne, love (23 October 2014). "Jayson Wayne: 10 Minutes With The 'Dance' Crooner". Pulse Nigeria. http://www.pulse.ng/.celebrities/Jayson-Wayne-10-minutes-with-the-dance-crooner-id3217446.html. Retrieved 15 February 2016.
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