Olamide is one of Nigeria’s most loved musician. He’s a talented street rapper, singer and also a song writer.
Olamide is best known for helping young, talented and vibrant new acts to his record label (YBNL) and this has contributed a lot to the Nigeria Music industry.
Olamide was born in Bariga, Lagos State on the 15th of March, 1989. In 2000, he decided to pursue a career in music. When asked why music, he said:
“I found out I was gifted in it so I had to explore it. It’s my life, my hustle, my world”.
In 2010, Olamide released ‘Eni Duro’ under the Coded Tunes record label which he was signed unto at the time. The song received nationwide critical acclaim and instantly shot Olamide to limelight. In 2010, Olamide performed at The Hip Hop World Awards.
He studied at Tai Solarin University of Education. In 2011, he released his debut studio album titled Rapsodi.
Olamide Music career
Olamide was signed to Coded Tunes record label owned by ID Cabasa and managed by Toni Payne. In 2012, he left Coded Tunes and started his own record label YBNL Nation.
Olamide is popular for dropping an album at the end of every year, below are his album since 2011.
- Rapsodi (2011)
- YBNL (2012)
- Baddest Guy Ever Liveth (2013)
- Street OT (2014)
- Eyan Mayweather (2015)
- The Glory (2016)
- Lagos Nawa (2017)
- Ghetto Bred EP (2018)
Below are the lists of Olamide’s award and the year he won them
2014 Channel O Music Video Awards as Most Gifted West (Turn Up)
Olamide Net Worth
Olamide net worth is estimated to be $7.5 million dollar this year 2019.