Runtown is a singer, songwriter and producer who has dabbled into various genres of music. Fusing Hip hop with R&B, dancehall with reggae and rap, Runtown (real names Douglas Jack Agu) hstarted out in the underground scene producing material for established acts like Timaya and J Martin.
Born 19, August 1989 in Enugu state, Runtown was raised in Lagos and Abuja. He moved to Lagos in 2007 and partnered with rapper Phyno to establish Penthauz, a recording label that released his earlier work. Runtown is presently signed to Eric Manny entertainment.
Apart from the Davido assisted Gallardo which earned him the right notices, Runtown is well known for his work on various hits such as Baby answer, Bullion van and Emergency. He is still at work on his debut album.
Are you not entertained 2007
Party like its 1980 2008
Activity pikin 2008
Holiday with Phyno 2011
Aunty Tolu with Timaya 2012
The Control 2013
Emergency with Wizzy Pro, Skales and Patoranking 2013
Bullion van with MI, Phyno, Stormrex
Gallardo with Davido 2014
Baby answer 2014
My matter with Timaya 2014
The Banger with Uhuru
The latest 2015
Bend down pause with Wizkid 2015
2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards Best Collaboration
Runtown has credited his chance meeting with dance hall star Timaya as being the catalyst that turned his career around for the better
Runtown has a huge crush on Barbados born singer, Rihanna