Chidiebere Steven Alagwu popularly known as ''MASTIFF'' is a native of Ihiala L.G.A Ihiala, Anambra State. A Lagos based.
prolific Rapper and songwriter renowned with his deep lyrical contents and street credibility, He is signed onto the
promising fast rising music label "STREETSCHEMERS MUSIC". He is no doubt gonna be crowned the lyricist of the nation.
With his unique fusion of his indeginous dialet and Naija pop style in his music.
In the year 2012, the popular Mastiff took center stage with two mind blowing hit singles "I AM MASTIFF" and "ANYI BIA"ft.SAYWAT, and has perform several concerts around the nation. He is the best at what he does “MASTIFF”
In the second edition of "THE STAGE “concert 2012. He displayed his undoubted rap skills at the
"BATTLE OF THE YEAR"
Rap contest held at unilag in 2013.
With evergreen rap icons like KRS-ONE, NAS, REAKWON, WUTANG CLAN, RAKiM, OUTCAST, PAPOOSE, RUN DMC, 2PAC
and a host of many others, the young talented mastiff got inspired at a very teenage age of seventeen(17) to do music
He started off by miming songs of NAS, KRS-ONE both on the street and his college school parties, but was more inspired by Indigenous Nigerian rap superstars like M.I, OLAMIDE, THOROUGH BREADS, DA TRYBE and a host of many others to pilot
his musical ambitions. He went on, by engaging himself in rap street battles, ciphers locally organized by his fellow rap playmates, leading to his strong affection of doing indigenous Naija hip-hop/rap songs as a genre of music.