Facts About Olamide – The mention of the name “Olamide” brings into focus a young Nigerian lad who is considered one of the fastest rising stars in the music industry. He is quite good at what he does thus making him one of the highly sought music artists. He belongs to a clique of young musicians that are taking Nigerian music to the next level.
In this category, we have the likes of Davido, Wizkid, among others. In this article, we will be looking at 10 facts about this great artist.
HERE ARE SOME FACTS ABOUT OLAMIDE
1. Place of Birth
Olamide’s real name is Adedeji Olamide. He also goes by other stage names, which include “Baddo, YNBL, Young Erikina, and Baddest Boy Ever Liveth”. He was born and brought up in Bariga in the city of Lagos 24 years ago. He is one the most promising emerging music artists in Nigeria.
2. Genre of Music
One notable aspect about the music done by Olamide is the fast – paced rap. This type of music genre is still in its early stages in Nigeria where majority of the people prefer the high energy, fast-paced party popping jams. However, Olamide has managed to bring change by incorporating new skills into his rap music.
3. Highly Flexible
The Nigerian rap artist is well-known for his versatility in making music. He is able to easily blend different tunes and beats. Although he majorly raps in Yoruba, Nigerian slang, and Pidgin English, Olamide has produced a few tracks in English.