Meet International Fashion Model, Musician, BBNaija Groovy Orakwue And His Life Before The Show (Biography)

The 26 year old ladies man, Groovy, was one of the Big Brother Naija 2022 housemates who contested for the 100 million naira grand prize.

He was the 1st housemate to be unveiled on the 23rd July during the premiere of the 7th edition, however he was evicted a week to the end of the show.

Groovy was the baby boy of this season who managed to have the female housemates fighting over him.

He has also won the heart of thousands of female viewers with his romantic and cute personality. 

Now let's talk about his life before the commencement of the show; 

Henry Olisaemeka Orakwue popularly known as 'Groovy' is a good looking fast rising musician. 

Born on the 5th of October,1996, BBNaija Groovy is from the Igbo tribe, and hails from Anambra, the eastern part of Nigeria.

Born and raised in Lagos state, Groovy is from a family of six which comprises of himself, his parents and three siblings.


BBNaija Groovy had his orinary and secondary education in Lagos state.

He attended St Finbarr’s College Akoka-Yaba in Lagos where he obtained his junior and Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSCE). 

For his degree, Groovy attended theq University of Lagos (UNILAG) where he graduated with a B.Sc. in Biochemistry.


BBNaija Groovy is a professional model.

He has been modeling for over 5 years.

He participated in the South African Fashion Week of 2017 for Nao Serati, a Johannesburg-based fashion brand.

As a model, he goes by the alias, KAGISO.

BBNaija Groovy is also a fashion entrepreneur. 

He has been running a clothing and accessories business for the past four years.

He owns two clothing stores in mandilas and Berlin.

BBNaija Groovy is also a talented singer.

He released his first single called GROOVYZONE on the 7th of November 7, 2020, and the music trended all over social media.

He also released a 5 track album called Groovy Hours on October 29, 2021. 

The songs include:

Gang Signs



Love Me




BBNaija Groovy describes himself as “a positive, self-sufficient, supportive person. 

He believes his winning mentality never fails to push him and those around him to greater heights.

Groovy admits he is very argumentative, noting that it could make people perceive him the wrong way.

According to him, he doesn't back down if he feels he is right about something unless the facts state that he is wrong.

He claims that he is very principled nothing that he hardly bends his will to please others unless it's the right thing to do.

His hobbies include, working out and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. 


Prior to his participation in the Big Brother Naija level up show, Groovy was single.

However, entering the show, he started off a relationship with his co housemate, Beauty. 

Unfortunately, their relationship didn't last as she was disqualified.

He however started another relationship with Beauty's friend, Phyna and their union is getting stronger by the day.

Social media Handles:

BBNaija Groovy is very active on social media.

His handles are:

Instagram: @groovymono

Twitter: @groovymono

TikTok: @groovymono

Groovy BBNaija Wiki Profile Bio Data (Henry Olisaemeka Orakwue)

Name: Henry Orakwue 

Full Name: Henry Olisaemeka Orakwue

Nickname: Groovy

Nationality: Nigerian

Country of Origin: Nigeria

State of Origin: Anambra 

Place of Residency: Ikate, Lagos

Religion: Christianity 

Date of Birth: 5th October, 1996

Age: 26 years old (as at August 2022)

Education: Primary, Secondary, Tertiary 

Occupation: Singer, Fashion Entrepreneur, Model, Reality star 

Marital status: Single

Girlfriend: Phyna Otabo 

Family: Father, Mother, 4 Children

Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Orakwue 

Children: None

Tribe: Igbo

Height: 6'5 ft

Zodiac sign: Libra

Tattoo: No

Complexion: Light skinned 

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