Sam Larry Biography – Age, Career, Controversy with Mohbad, and Net worth


Sam Larry Biography – Age, Career, Controversy with Mohbad, and Net worth

Sam Larry is a renowned Nigerian businessman, show promoter, and talent manager. He has also become one of the prominent figures on Instagram and one of Naira Marley‘s most devoted fans.


Sam Larry, a well-known personality on the popular social media platform Instagram, was born in Nigeria on January 7, 1980. He is 43 years old.

Growing up in the bustling city of Lagos, Sam Larry hails from the Yoruba ethnic group and was raised in a household practicing the Islamic faith under the guidance of his parents, referred to as Mr. and Mrs. Balogun, in the absence of their public names.

Unfortunately, no information about Sam Larry‘s siblings or educational background is available.


Sam Larry embarked on his musical journey in the early 2000s, quickly gaining a reputation for his exceptional work ethic and talent. By the early 2010s, he had expanded his influence, contributing to the success of notable Nigerian musicians like Portable, Slimcase, and T.I Blaze. He also played a crucial role in organizing significant music events in Lagos State.

Controversy with Mohbad

A petition written by the late Nigerian artiste Ilerioluwa Aloba aka MohBad, over an alleged threat to life by music promoter Samson Erinfolami Balogun, aka Sam Larry and others surfaced online. The petition alleged that Sam Larry and 15 others stormed a video shoot where the deceased and another artiste, Zlatan Ibile, were working, armed, and threatening to wreak havoc. They eventually did wreak havoc, destroying equipment worth over N5million at the scene, and assaulting the deceased who narraowly escaped with injuries, the petition claimed.It was also stated that Sam Larry claimed to be working for Oba Elegushi of Lagos State. Watch the video below and read more HERE and HERE

However, Sam Larry faced a sudden twist in his career when controversial singer Portable accused him of involvement with the One Million Boys cultist group. In response, Sam Larry publicly distanced himself from Portable. the death of musician Mohbad. Watch it below:

This decision came after he received significant backlash from Nigerians on his Instagram page, prompting him to limit comments. His association with musician Naira Marley may have contributed to the increased scrutiny and negative attention.


Sam Larry has found an excellent partner in his wife, Olamide Ajike and they are blessed with two beautiful children.

Net Worth

Sam Larry, a renowned Nigerian show promoter, has an impressive net worth ranging from $500,000 to $3 million.





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