Popular Nigerian singer, Olamide Adedeji, popular known as Olamide Baddo. He was born in March 15th, 1989, in Bariga Lagos State. Nigeria.
He studied at Tai Solarin University of Education Ijagun, Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State. Olamisde who started started his music career in 2000, was asked why he was said ” I found out i was gifted in it. so i had to explore it. its my life, my hustle, my word” He is very good in rap aspect of music as he always raps in yoruba language .
Even as a yoruba rapper, Olamide, has fans across Nigeria, Africa and abroad despite that so many of his fans dont understand yoruba language that he uses to rap, but the still like him.
The singer has performed in many platform in Nigeria and some other African Countries.
He knows how to organise Rhymes, Patterns bouncing in his rap songs. Olamide like singing more of street songs, but sometimes he drops love songs in other to keep his fans happy.
So in this article, i will sharing with you, 5 songs that brought olamide to limelight you don’t know
1: Eniduro :
Eniduro was released by Olamide in 2011 under his record label YBNL. it was produced by samklef and Pheelz. This song blow within a twinkle of an eye, just some minute after it was released, one could imagine if it is a song that has been in existence for year then, due to how it spread all over the whole Nigeria.
However, the song came unexpectadly because his fans was still waiting for the date the track release to be annouced, but he took them unaware.
Olamide was still young as of then without dreadlock or tattoo on his body when he released the song. therefore anybody cant predict if he was going to transform his image and appearance like every other artiste in Nigeria.
Eniduro is actually a song, you can dance to anytime, anyday without feeling bored.
Durosoke is a popular song written and recorded by Nigeria Hiphop recording artiste, Olamide. It was released as the lead single from his third studio album, “Baddest Guy Ever liveth” in 2013.
Durosoke was produced by Pheelz and written by Olamide. it is yoruba song, a mid tempo yoruba language which means “Stay Up” in english Language. The Music Video was short and directed in Nigeria by clarence Peters.
Olamide was very exited after releasing The single , “Durosoke” which was release on a platform “star music” a music platform established in February 2013 by popular Nigerian Brewing company Star Lager beer.
in an interview, the rapper revealed that he was never excited about dishing something fresh like this.
However, durosoke is still a good song, especially those who understand yoruba language can enjoy playing the song. it won the best Afro hiphop video award of the year 2013.
3: Dope Money ( Featuring Phyno)
Dope money is a popular song, written and recorded by professional rapper Olamide and Phyno. it was released on August 4th, 2013.
The single which featured popular Nigeria rapper from the south eastern part of Nigeria, chibuzor Nelson Azubuike known as “Phyno Phino” was released under a debut studio album, Baddest Guy Ever Liveth.
Dope Money earned the both rappers massive recorgination from all over Nigeria and across Africa. it has this unique kind of sound anyone would like to listen to, especially when one is moody, because it will boost your morale to stand firm and take the lead in your dreams and endeavour to work hard and make money.
Therefore, dope money is a song that is recommended to anyone who always want to feel the vibe of motivation. in the song, phyno, an igbo rapper, came through with an exclusive lyrics which earned them massive acceptance from the south eastern part of Nigeria.
Nevertheless, after listening to the song, one can attest that the both artistes can really put in their best in the very fascinating way they can.
Dope Money is indeed a musical medicine as referred by the street.
4: Story for the gods
Story for the gods was release on November 14th, 2014 as hit single from the fourth debut studio album “Street OT” by popular rapper and YBNL record label boss, Olamide Baddo.
It has deep meaning, therefore, any one who can understand yoruba language will understand what the song is all about. Nevertheless story for the gods received massive acceptance from the public for its unique sounds and lyrics.
The song was produced by popular Nigerian music producer, Young John (the Wicked Producer). the producer mixed and mastered the song in a way that always make it looks like its a new released song up till now.
To this effect, one shouldn’t be surprised when the song sounds like a new song in the ear.
Shakiti Bobo is a song with melodies. it was written and recorded by singer, Olamide, just imidiately after the arrival of the acclaimed collaboration album with Phno titled, “2Kings”.
shakiti bobo was produced by Young John, who is behind so many productions ofv Olamide’s songs and album.
The song came as a surprise, so it shocked many, because every one was still vibing to the tune of the recent album “2kings” which collaborated with Phyno.
Olamide released the song and just within s twinkle of an eye, it circulated all over Nigeria, in all platforms both on social media and blogs.
The music video of the song came through as a surprise also. it was officially and exclusively shot. in the video, Olamide introduced a new dress code which later became the trending dressing code among the youths in Nigeria.
However, the dress code includes Top, jean and Timber land boot. Olamide is indeed a good rapper with styles. he never dissappopints.
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