Michael Adebayo (born 1999) known professionally as Ruger is a Nigerian singer and songwriter.
Ruger, born and brought up in Lagos hails from the Yoruba tribe of Nigeria.
He hit the limelight on the 18th of January, 2020 after being announced as the newly signed artist to D’Prince‘s Jonzing World Records.
Jonzing World which is affiliated with Don Jazzy‘s Mavin Records also houses the likes of Rema and Ozedikus.
Ruger was born in his fatherland Nigeria in 1999. He is from a humble and respectable Adebayo family.
The young man was bred in Lagos, the former capital city of the nation. From his early years, he came across different genres of music which made him develop a love for art. This wasn’t unusual because his family was music lovers.
Ruger's musical influences growing up includes Bob Marley, Rihanna, Boyz II Men, Beyonce, R. Kelly, 2Baba.
Thus, he made up his mind to become a musician, and his family supported him. He is the only son of his family