Azeez Adeshina Fashola, known professionally as Naira Marley, is a British-Nigerian singer and songwriter. He was born on 9th May 1994 in Agege, Lagos state, the southwest region of Nigeria.
At the age of 11 years old, Naira Marley moved to Peckham in England for his basic education. He studied at Porlock Hall before he attended Walworth School to obtain his General Certificate of Secondary Education.He graduated with a distinction in business from Peckham Academy.He also studied business law at Crossways College which is now known as Christ the King Sixth Form College in London. While growing up, Naira Marley said had plans of becoming an MC and a voice-over artist.