Rayvanny Biography

Rayvanny whose real name is Raymond Shaban Mwakyusa was born on 22nd August 1993 in Mbeya, Tanzania. He is a Tanzanian musician and dancer signed under WCB Wasafi Records label under Diamond Platnumz leadership. Rayvanny is best known by his song “Kwetu”, which introduced him to the world. Rayvanny was mentioned by MTV Base among “Acts To Look Out For” in 2017.

Music Career

In 2011 while still in primary school he won a rap freestyle competition. In 2012 he joined a music group called Tip Top Connection, where he got more experience in his music career and connected with a lot of artists.

He started his music career by singing Acapela. Due to closeness of Tip Top Connection and WCB Label, Diamond Platnumz decided to sign him as his Artist under WCB Wasafi Records label in 2015. In 2016 he released his first song, “Kwetu” which became a hit in East Africa.

In 2016, Rayvanny was nominated for an MTV Africa Music Award in the category of Breakthrough Act 2016. In 2017 he was also nominated for several music awards, such as AEUSA for Best New Talent, Uganda Entertainment Award for Best African Act, and BET Award for International Viewers’ Choice.

Rayvanny new song

  • Diamond Platnumz ft Rayvanny – Iyena
  • TIP TOE (Remix) by Jason Derulo ft Rayvanny X French Montana
  • Fine by Safi Madiba ft Rayvanny
  • Siri by Rayvanny ft Nikki Wa Pili
  • Makulusa by Rayvanny ft Maphorisa & Dj Buckz

Siri by Rayvanny ft Nikki Wa Pili

So after all the drama and fuss turns out that Wasafi records Rayvanny and his lady were just pulling a publicity stunt.So after all the drama and fuss turns out that Wasafi records Rayvanny and his lady were just pulling a publicity stunt.

About two weeks ago the two love birds went on Instagram to announce their breakup. At some point, Rayvanny was even seen in the company of other different women. However, just like the rest of Wasafi records crew…turns out that Fahyma and Rayvanny fooled their fans. Their ‘breakup’ was another way to hype Rayvanny’s new song dedicated to his girlfriend cum baby mama.

The new songThe song dubbed Siri is another of his love songs used to create hype between the two young lovers. Anyway, the two have left many confused since they did not need to create such drama for a love song which will eventually make it to the top of the charts.

Watch Rayvanny new music video below;

Rayvanny Songs

  • Kwetu
  • Natafuta Kiki
  • Zezeta
  • Furaha
  • Sugu
  • Rudi
  • Mbeleko
  • Siri
  • Makulusa

Rayvanny Awards

  • 2017: International Viewers’ Choice, BET Awards 2017

WCB’s artist Rayvanny has been nominated for this year’s BET Awards. The awards which attracts a lot of attention in the world has got Ray to represent East Africa and Tanzania. Rayvanny will be the only artist featured in the awards in East Africa.

The WCB youngest member has been nominated in the category of International Viewer’s Choice Awards of which the artist who will be voted by many fans will win the award.

Other artists in the category include, Dave (England), Amanda Black (SA), Changmo (South Korea), Daniel Caesar, Remi and Skip Marley(Jamaica).
Last year it was won by Falz from Nigeria.

Rayvanny Girlfriend and Baby

His girlfriend is Fahyma and they have a baby boy Jaydan Vanny born in April 2017.Months later after the birth of the baby they have parted ways. Fahyma through her instagram she posted a photo and captioned ‘Single mama’. Rayvanny wrote on his instagram

“Mpende ila Usimuamini , Mpe ila sio Vyote, mtunze ila Usimchunge, mpe mwili wako ila Usimpe Siri zako….. Ata mkojo ulikua Soda, Vitamu ndio Vichungu keep it your Mind. (Love but do not trust, give but not everything, maintain her but don’t protect her, give her your body but not your secrets. At some point, even the urine used to be soda. The sweet things turn out to be the most bitter. Keep it in your mind).”

Rayvanny News

Rayvanny flaunts new sneakers

Mar. 05, 2018

Rayvanny is always flaunting expensive items on his social media pages, leaving us with a million and one questions on what exactly we are doing wrong. If it’s not expensive jewellery, it’s expensive clothes and shoes.

Well, the ‘Makulusa’ hitmaker has yet again taken to social media to flaunt his brand new Sh82,000 Rhyton Gucci sneakers. Yes, you read that right.

This shoe is worth someone’s rent eight months straight, assuming your rent is 10k a month and 2k as pocket change.

Some stars who have been spotted rocking this shoe are Wizkid, Migos’ Offset and Quavo.

This kid is clearly ballin’ and we haven’t seen the last of it. This is just a tip of the iceberg.

The internet never forgets: Photo of Fahyma before meeting Wasafi records Rayvanny

December 15, 2017

The past two days have been quite dramatic for Rayvanny and his baby mama. Word has it that Rayvanny dumped the young lady after finding out that she had cheated on him but others believe that this is just a publicity stunt from the WCB boys.The past two days have been quite dramatic for Rayvanny and his baby mama.

Word has it that Rayvanny dumped the young lady after finding out that she had cheated on him but others believe that this is just a publicity stunt from the WCB boys. In the last 24 hours Rayvanny has been posting photos of different ladies on his Instagram page making it look a bit obvious that he wants people to talk about him.

His baby mama, Fahyma on the other hand seems to be carrying on with her life as she posts her selfies on Instagram. Judging from her reaction – one wouldn’t say it’s for a lady who has been dumped. But oh well, what can we say?

Throwback photos of Fahyma

With the break up stories circulating on social Media, fans are now sharing throwback photos of Fahyma before she became famous. Looking at one of the photos, it is clear to see that money did her some good justice! Checkout the photo below.

 Updated: 20.04.2017

Rayvanny, WCB’s youngest member, hit the headlines early this year with what was termed as unfaithfulness to his baby mama Fahyma. In an exclusive interview with Word Is, the Salome hit maker confessed to having a thing with Nairobi Diaries’ Mishi Dorah.

Even after being cheated on, Rayvanny’s baby Mama Fahyma has supported her baby daddy’s music projects on her social media accounts. Shockingly enough, this guy Rayvanny was making out with a socialite while she, Fahyma, was nursing her pregnancy.

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