Vernyuy Tina, also known as simply Yungqueen, DiRado, Música & president of her self-owned TINATION (Tina-Nation, New African Nation) was born 17th of April, 1995. Vernyuy Tina is a Cameroonian rapper, singer, songwriter, model and above all an ENTERTAINER.
Cameroonian female Hip Hop Artist real name, Vernyuy Tina, was born to parents, Hon Akonteh Andrew and Banboye Wongibe Evelyne. She attended Primary at Saints Peter & Paul, Secondary at Saint Augustine's College Nso & PSS Mankon - Bamenda where she studied Geology adding up to STU & Mining at the Universities of Yaounde & Bamenda Cameroon respectively which earned her a BSC in Geo-Mining Science. She began singing & writing poetry in her primary school at the age of 8 and this greatly narrowed her path into the underground rap scenes at the age of 13 which later let to her desire to make music professionally at the age of 18 with her first ever studio release 1 year after her decision. Tina's partaking in her different school choirs always earned her respect and appreciation from her school authorities which contributed to her being crowned best Vocalist of her time at 17years old upon her graduation from Saint Augustine's College Nso academic year 2012 - 2013 published in "The Augustinian" Magazine after giving a soul-touching interpretation of Brenda Fasi's "Nomakanjani". Her Inspiration is said to have been drawn from her Mama, Dolly Parton, Sia, Enya, Nathalie Makoma, Lucky Dube, Brenda Fassie, Lil Wayne, Pascal - YungKING, not forgeting her biggest inspirational Best Friend which is her GUITAR for she grew up listening to a lot of country music. Vernyuy is one of the youngest and most appreciated female emcees & Vocalists in Cameroon. Her biggest asset is her VOICE, the unique and diverse style portrayed in her Art. Her Christian background, as well as her painful passed is believed to have molded her into the great lyricist & talent which many now appreciate her for. She Was raised in the North West and Central Regions of Cameroon and that's how her multilingual nature came about. Vernyuy Tina is well known for her fapkolo remix which went wavy across the region, her other singles like pain, my word, Fola wun Lenjo, Gee Reign (Ponmile cover), Show'em which have created awareness for her career. She is also identified for her connection with the guitar, frequent free-styling attitudes, covers like M'bunri which was originally a Raba cover. Tina also took part in one of Cameroon's most creative cyphers which was hosted by Vanilla City Entertainment and this got her a lot of followers and well wishers from across the continent. Vernyuy Tina is Currently working on her first Ep & first Studio Album which are making progress.