Olamide Biography: Things You Didn’t Know about Him

343 Shares

Olamide Biography: Things You Didn't Know about HimOlamide Adedeji was born on the 15th of March, 1989 in Bariga, Lagos State Nigeria. He attended both primary and high schools in Lagos but for his tertiary education, Olamide attended Tai Solarin University of Education where he studied Mass Communicatiom.

Professional music for the talented Yoruba singer began in 2010 with the release of his first single; ‘Eni Duro’ Eni Duro was released under the Coded Tunes record label which Olamide was signed unto at the time. The song received wide critical acclaim and instantly shot Olamide to limelight.

In 2011, he released his first album titled ‘Rapsodi’ in which he featured several top Nigerian artistses like ID Cabasa, Wizkid, Dbanj, Reminisce and 9ice. It’s needless to say that the album was a huge success.

Olamide didn’t rest on his oars after the success of his first album, in 2012; he went on to release another album titled YBNL. The album had several hit singles like ‘First of All’, ‘Voice of the street’, ‘Ilefo Iluminati’ ‘Stupid love’ ‘Durosoke’ and ‘Owotabua’. Once again, the album which featured several major Nigerian artistes like Tiwa Savage, Dammy Krane, Kayswitch, Samklef, Davido and a couple of up and coming artistes, was well received.

Another album titled “Baddest Guy Ever Liveth’ was released in 2013 which featured hit singles like ‘Anifowose’ ‘Story for the Gods’ and ‘Yemi my Lover’ and in 2014, he released his latest album, Street OT, in which he featured Don Jazzy for ‘Skelemba’ and Viktoh for ‘Up in the Club.

Also Read: Olamide Badoo: Net Worth

One attribute that has helped Olamide stay afloat in his musical career is his ability to stay away from scandals and his strong work ethic. This is evident in the number of albums he has been able to release within a short time of launching his musical career.

Olamide has been nominated for several national and international awards, some of which include Artiste of the Year, Best Rap Album, Album of the Year, Best Rap Single, 2014 Channel O Music Video Awards ‘Most Gifted West’, 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards “Best Rap Act of the Year”, MTV Africa Music Awards 2014 “Best Hip Hop” and “Male Musician of the Year”, City People Entertainment Awards “Most Popular Song of the Year” “Rap Album of the Year” and “World’s Best Male Artiste”, World’s Music Awards “World’s Best Live Act” ,“World’s Best Entertainment of the Year” and “Video of the Year”, Nigeria Music Video Awards “Best Afro Hip Hop Video”, “Song of the Year”, “Best Street Hip Hop Artiste, “Best Rap Single”, The Headies 2013 “Artiste of the Year”, “Lyricist on the Roll”, “Best Rap Album”, “Album of the Year”, Best Album of the Year”, “Best Rap Act of the Year” and “Music Video of the Year”. Olamide won several of the award nominations.

Also Read: Wizkid Net Worth

Apart from being a good musician and rapper, Olamide is also a father. He fathered a son with his long time girlfriend Adebunkunmi Aisha Suleiman. The christening ceremony had many high profile Nigerians and Celebrities in attendance, including the immediate past Governor of Lagos state, Babatunde Raji Fashola. The couple is rumored to be expecting baby number 2.

300x250 (3)



343 Shares

151 Comments

  1. mhizcutemandyparry olamide
  2. hagbolahan hardisar babaita
  3. Olamide
  4. Parkflash
  5. kemisola morenikeji
    • bukky
  6. Daniel joseph a.k.a p.rax
    • Slimkid ladanniel
  7. Daniel joseph a.k.a p.rax
  8. DJ Smart G
  9. Dharmi
  10. Adexsy 1
  11. ayegboka gbenga
  12. nduka chidera juliana
  13. aynicky p
  14. olorunju racheal
  15. Olanrewaju
  16. Matrix
  17. oppizy
  18. oppizy
  19. oppizy
  20. Endurance igbinosun
  21. oluwatobi tewogbola
  22. Erica Martin
  23. Ak147legit
  24. Israel
  25. Freshfour
  26. joseph felix 08135797333
  27. Ogunsina sandra
  28. OGUNDIJO SEMIU DARE
  29. Jaysleekz
    • Oladeji Akinniyi
  30. sirieno
  31. Ochi Charles Onah
  32. Emmanuel Obasi
  33. Emmanuel Obasi
  34. Yemzy
  35. baddosneh
    • Oluwaseyi
  36. hobrim
  37. Hundeyin isiaka
  38. Blaise
  39. Sodiq a.k.a capol
  40. emoruwa ayodeji
  41. Adenuga Damilare
  42. Hammed
  43. Omolola
    • Mide
  44. Dr Friszy frisdolla
  45. Dr Friszy
  46. Grace kwayon
  47. Grace kwayon
  48. Muhammad Rabiu
  49. Davies Atowoju
  50. Bashar ashafa
  51. osi jesu
  52. damilola
  53. Sammy doo
    • Adesoye Taiwo Mighty
  54. Sammy doo
  55. Sammy doo
  56. funmilayo gboyega
  57. saaniGH
  58. Hizzydoozy
  59. Idorenyin ndifreke
  60. civas sneh
  61. shola
  62. ADEOYE OLAMIDE
  63. Ifeoluwa
  64. Dayo thomas
  65. ruby
  66. Prince badek
  67. Ulu uchenna
  68. Ulu uchenna
  69. Ulu uchenna
  70. akinyemi sodiq akinola
  71. Miss Martins Monica
  72. david
  73. don flezzy
  74. #SAMTEXY
  75. #SAMTEXY
  76. Blendezzy
  77. Thompson iyalla
    • david chizy
  78. Sunnytex
  79. Opmax-lee
    • Prince santity
  80. maco
  81. DAVID
  82. DAVID
  83. Bryan James
    • phem jaflez
  84. mickey
  85. Comrade DonMo6 (C.D.M)
  86. Olamide Dah'Brhezz
  87. Khennie
  88. yankibaba
  89. florik babe
  90. Paul the saul
  91. Boman-lee
    • Tizzy temaugee
      • waliat wuraola
  92. Boman-lee
  93. Boman-lee
  94. olu, s par
  95. HorMor2unDey
  96. Amos David (legend)
  97. Godwin
  98. Godwin
  99. PureFabuLous
  100. Slimf
  101. nonyyoung
  102. Ibile-Omoijoba-Akbaba
  103. oluwatobiloba
  104. Obisesan olamide abdullahi
  105. Samjay1805
  106. Okogogo
  107. Fm
  108. Temiblinks
  109. tunde muritala
  110. Ewatommy Adebayo
  111. Mercytemmy
  112. GANIYU OLANREWAJU HABEEB
  113. iyanda promise f.o.k.a
  114. akala lacoste ademola
  115. Christian Iyke
  116. Frayomighty
  117. Frayomighty
  118. RAPSPECIALE
    • daniel danlami
  119. patience daniel
  120. Caroline Alphonsus
  121. Shure
  122. ABDULRAZAK
    • Usman
  123. Oladimeji AKA bhallo
  124. Obere helen
  125. Obere helen
  126. Chase
  127. bumcy
  128. hepziber boi
  129. zeno
  130. Nwabueze sarah
  131. Nwabueze sarah
  132. john
  133. Ifeyimika
  134. funshine
    • Desto
  135. Beacon west

Leave a Reply to Sodiq a.k.a capol Cancel reply

error: Content is Read-Only!!