December 17, 1992
Often referred to as "Tekno" or "Alhaji Tekno", Miles is the youngest member of the Made Men Music Group (Triple MG). He's often referred to as the "Chris Brown of Nigerian music" due to his talent as a singer and dancer. He's from a family of 1 sister and 4 brothers from Ebonyi State.
Tekno has been playing the piano from the tender age of 8 under his father. His father plays the guitar so, he started learning from him before he got him enrolled in a music class where he went on to learn how to play other instruments like drums and guitar.
He was initially signed under K.Money before signing with Triple MG. In 2013, Tekno released his first single titled Holiday under K-Money Entertainment. The song featured vocals from Davido. Holiday received massive airplay on radio and TV and placed Tekno on the Nigerian musical map.
Made Men Music Group (MMMG), a Nigeria based record label CEO-ed by Ubi Franklin, and Iyanya is a lead artist of the label. Tekno joined this record label in Oct. 2013. He signed under the label and released songs like Dance and Anything. In 2014, the group also released a compilation album titled The Evolution. Other acts under the Made Men Music Group include; Selebobo, Emma Nyra, and Baci.
Tekno released another single titled Duro on June 18, 2015. Duro was produced by DJ Coublon. This song became a hit and received airplay on radio and television stations. Similarly, this song was positively received across Africa and the United States, and it topped several charts in Nigeria and on international charts. In November 2015, he recorded and released the remix version featuring Phyno and Flavour N’abania. Duro debuted at number 5 on Capital XTRA’s Afro beats Chart Top 10 for September 2015.
Alhaji Tekno has recorded and released numerous music/songs and we have a list of them here:
As a Producer, some of the best songs that came out of this role include;
Tekno is in a relationship with a singer and dancer, Rachel Akosua Garton professionally known as Lola Rae. They welcomed a child in 2018.