Bankole Wellington popularly known as Banky W is a Nigerian musician, performer and rapper. He was born on the 27th of March 1981. He was born in the United States.
After his Secondary School Education, he got a scholarship to study at a college in New York.

He bagged a degree in Engineering at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.  While in college, Banky W, was brought to limelight when he won the Albany Idol Competition. Banky W later established the Empire Mates Entertainment(E.M.E.) in other to project his music more.
He is an ambassador for Samsung Electronics Nigeria and he is also a brand ambassador for Ciroc Ultra Premium Vodka. His hit tracks include Ebute metta, Capable and many more.

He is one of the most successful and richest artists in the industry and he has managed to stay relevant even after a long time. He is the CEO of the EME record label and he is also a brand ambassador for Etisalat, the home based telecoms company. He is one of the richest musicians in the industry and he has helped discovered and promote talents including the popular star boy label artist Wizkid. He is paid up to 3 million per shoe and his networth is assumed to be around 1.8 billion naira.
Banky w is an artist with passion and focus considering the fact that he has managed to stay relevant in the industry since he launched his career till date. He is one of the artists that is worth saluting for right business decisions he has made and for the ways he has impacted in the music industry.