Olamide (and also Olamide Baddo, BaddoSneh or simply Baddo) is a Nigerian rapper and singer.
He is one of the biggest and most influential artists in Africa. He records in Yoruba and English. In 2011, he released his debut studio album Rapsodi while signed to Coded Tunes.
His follow-up album, YBNL Nation, was released under his label imprint.
The singles “First of All,” “Voice of the Street,” “Stupid Love,” and “Ilefo Illuminati” helped promote the album.
His third studio album, Baddest Guy Ever Liveth, was released on November 7, 2013. “Durosoke” and “Yemi My Lover” are two of the album’s hits.
|Given Name||Olamide Gbenga Adedeji|
|Date of Birth||15 March 1989 (age 32)|
|Hometown||Bariga, Lagos State|
|Label||YBNL Nation / Empire|
⭐ Olamide became the first Nigerian to sign an endorsement contract with Cîroc on July 17, 2013.
⭐ He is married to Adebukunmi Aisha Suleiman. They have two boys together, Maximilian Boluwatife and Tunrepin Myles.
⭐ He was signed to ID Cabasa’s Coded Tunes record label and was managed by Toni Payne.
⭐ Adedeji’s second studio album YBNL was released in November 2012. Its production was handled by Tyrone (producer)
⭐ Olamide announced on 16 March 2021 that he was done working on another album. On 18 April, he announced the album UY Scuti, which was released on 18 June.
⭐ On February 5th 2022 Olamide hinted retirement after the release of his 12th studio album
⭐ Olamide started his career when he released the debut single, “Eni Duro,” in 2010.