ClassiQ is a Rapper & Hip-Hop Performer from Bauchi State in Nigeria. He is signed to Arewa Mafia and Up North Recordz; a subsidiary of Chocolate City Music. He is popularly known for his prolific punchlines, witty delivery and Rap Style which is a fusion of fluent Hausa language, impeccable English and superb Pidgin. ClassiQ has mastered the art of story telling and showcasing the Northern culture in his verses which earned him the alias 'King of the North'.
Classiq Buba Barnabas, better known to as Classiq, is a composer in Hausa Hiphop songs. He studied Computer Science at Bayero University in Kano, Northern Nigeria , and moved to Jos to pursue his music career.