Jack of some trades, master of all.
Aibuedefe Osawese Ebenezer, popularly known as Eben keys was born on the 23rd of September in the city of Benin, Edo State.
He is an award winning spoken word poet, music artist, music producer, song writer, voice over artist and an actor.
The multi-talented artist has always had a passion for unlocking mental and psychological doors to allow happiness, satisfaction, joy and self fulfillment flow through with the use of all his multiple talents.
He is a graduate of the prestigious Benson Idahosa University (Edo state) from the department of microbiology.
He is a member of the Benin Poetry club, founded by Mr Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen, and head of Cross Nation (Performing arts department of Cgmi My Church at the avenue).
He emerged the winner of the Lyritrix Poetry competition (2016) which was where he kicked off his poetry career, and was the first runner up at the CGMI got it talent competition (2018)
Over the years,he has grown to be a major force in the field of spoken word poetry, and has performed and gained visibility at various notable stages and platforms around the country. Including Vanguard newspaper, the Betsy Obaseki Women Football Tournament (a seminar on drug abuse), official opening of the Edo Tech Park: hosted by the Edo state government, TVC Nigeria (Wake up Nigeria) CGMI CYF youth and agape force conventions, Edo International Film Festival, YOUTH INTERACTIVE SESSION
WITH HER EXCELLENCY: BETSY OBASEKI,
(FIRST LADY OF EDO STATE),opera news and many others.
His deep perception of life conveyed in very purposeful works of poetry and music has affected several lives, helped several people find joy, pointed people away from suicide and has even been effectively used by professionals in therapy (medicine: The EP).
He has various music singles and extended playlists to his credit including: See as I Fine, All Mine, 316 (The EP), medicine (The EP), Godspower, amongst others.
He is the convener of The Keys Concert (a spoken word poetry and music concert) which has had two successful editions so far. First was in 2019, and the second was in 2022 in collaboration with Kada Plaza and entertainment, at Kada Cinemas.
Eben keys has also featured in Nollywood movies like Opposite of peace (alongside Ken Erics, Ebelle Okaro, Esther Audu, Ugezu.J.Ugezu), Women Empire (alongside Destiny Etiko, Jerry Williams, amongst others), and Ungodly Fraternity (Featuring Fredrick Leonard).