Oluwabankole Wellington (born 27 March 1981), known under the stage name Banky W, and credited in film as Banky Wellington, is a Nigerian singer, rapper and actor.
He and Sasha P were the first official ambassadors of Samsung electronics in Nigeria. He is also a brand ambassador for Ciroc ultra-premium vodka.
A day after Valentine of 2013, he launched his new album “R&BW” with a concert tagged the “The Grand Love Concert” at the Civic Centre, Ozumba Mbadiwe, Victoria Island, Lagos, which featured several other artistes including Iyanya, Waje and more. The first two singles from the album are “Lowkey” and “Yes/No”.
After almost two years of being together, Adesua and Banky W broke the internet with the news of their engagement. He got engaged to Adesua Etomi in February 2017.
No one knew Banky W could act until he featured and dazzled millions of people in the highest grossing box office movie “The Wedding Party” a movie by business Mogul Mo Abudu. Banky and Adesua both starred as the lead cast in the movie. The Wedding Party part 2 is currently in productions and should be out later this year.