Olamide image

Olamide on the set of his "Sitting on The Throne" music video shoot in January 2014

Olamide's Biography

Olamide Adedeji (born 15 March 1989), known by his stage name Olamide but popularly called Olamide Baddo, is a Nigerian hip hop recording artist. He records mostly in Yoruba, his native tongue. In 2011, he released his debut studio album Rapsodi while signed to Coded Tunes. YBNL, his follow-up album, was released under his label imprint YBNL Nation. The album was supported by the singles "First of All", "Voice of the Street", "Stupid Love", and "Ilefo Illuminati". On 7 November 2013, he released his third studio album Baddest Guy Ever Liveth. The album's singles include "Durosoke" and "Yemi My Lover". On 17 July 2013, Olamide became the first Nigerian to sign an endorsement deal with Cîroc. Olamide has been nominated and won several music awards, including multiple Nigeria Entertainment Awards and The Headies Awards. Read more

  • How to go about selling lyrics and/or songs? March 17, 2018 hi247 image
    1. Tell everybody and anybody who will listen that you are a songwriter. Work often comes from places where you least expect it.
    2. Make sure your songs can be heard easily by anyone. This means carrying CDs with you; putting up a website, MySpace page, FaceBook page etc.
    3. Keep ...
    4. Davido signs Fresh as the official producer for DMW March 15, 2018 Davido's image

      Nigerian singer, Davido has made another intelligent moving by signing the producer behind some of his recent hit singles, FRESH as the official producer for his DMW (Davido Music Worldwide) label.

      The superstar singer took to his social media app to share the exciting news.

      He also shared a snapshot of the contract as he made sure ...

    5. Patoranking sets up record label, unveils first set of artistes March 14, 2018 Patoranking image

      Patoranking, dancehall star and a coach on The Voice Nigeria, has set up his record label, Amari Musiq.

      The singer, real name Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie, announced the new imprint in an Instagram post on Wednesday.

      Noting that helping people has always been his “number one goal,” Patoranking also unveiled Grey C, a Nigerian singer, and Walid, a ...

    6. DJ Bhamolee X Platinum – Get Down February 7, 2018 dj bhamolee and platinum image

      The award winning DJ Bhamolee is out with this new collabo GET DOWN featuring premiering artiste PLATINUM.

      The song is produced by Dawie Beats, mixed and mastered by Ajemix.

      Follow them on:

      Twitter & Instagram: @bhamo_lee @platinum_pac

      Click here to download the song.

    7. Skales drops video for “Kpete Wicked” January 16, 2018

      Skales is out with the official music video for his song ‘Kpete Wicked’ off his 2017 sophomore album, ‘The Never Say Never Guy’.

      Kpete Wicked is a mid-tempo song that incorporates traditional Yoruba acoustics with short saxophone interludes by Rick, creating an overarching sound that fans can groove to.

      The song is produced by Jay Pizzle and ...

    8. M.I new single, Your Father feat. Dice Ailes [Video] January 16, 2018 hi247 image

      M.I Abaga is out with a spanking new music video and this one is titled “Your Father”.

      This was his last single for last year following the highly controversial “You Rappers Should Fix Up Your Lives”.

      He starts the new year with the video for this one in which he bragged about his status as the alpha ...

    9. Gospel Music: Solomon Lange – Yabo {+Lyrics} January 11, 2018 Solomon lange image

      Gospel song from Solomon Lange, Title: Yabo

      File Size: 4.59 MB
      Duration: 5:01



      Some trust in chariots,
      Some trust in horses
      But we trust in the name of the Lord
      Some trust in their skills,
      Others trust in their kins
      But we trust in the name of the Lord
      When the arm ...