Lyta born Opeyemi Babatunde Rahim is a Nigerian singer and songwriter.
He was born on the 4th of July, 2001 in Ajegunle, Kwara State Nigeria.
Lyta was first discovered by Olamide, the YBNL boss in a public event where he was thrilled by his musicals skills.
He signed a record deal with YBNL Nation in 2018 but left the label in May 2019 after having a disagreement with Olamide.
Let’s take a look at hisbelow.
Lyta Real Name
He was born Opeyemi Babatunde Rahim but he goes by the stage name Lyta.
He was born on the 4th of July, 2001 in Ajegunle, Kwara State Nigeria. He is currently 19 years of age.
He was born and raised in Ajegunle, Kwara State Nigeria.
Lyta Early Life
He was born and brought up in the Ajegunle part of Lagos State, Nigeria by a blind mother. He started doing music from age thirteen as a member of “Ile Kewu”, a music group at his local mosque.
Lyta’s breakthrough single with YBNL Nation, titled “Time”, features vocals by Olamide and was released on 14 February 2018. He signed unto the label earlier that year on the 3rd of February 2018.
In 2019, He left YBNL Nation due to contractual and personal issues. He later signed with Doro Musik Gang and released the Killer Tunes-produced track “Monalisa” on 12 July 2019.
A few weeks after the release of “Monalisa”, Davido reached out to Lyta about recording an official remix with him.
Davido and Lyta flew to Dakar for the remix and video shoot which were all paid for by Davido. The remix of “Monalisa” was released on 30 August 2019.
The music video for the remix was directed by Director K. Lyta gained exposure following his collaboration with Davido on the remix.
In May 2019, Lyta confirmed his exit from YNBL Nation on Naijaloaded TV. He said although he was paid a lot of money for shows, he never had a written contract with the label.
Olamide issued a statement to Guardian Life, saying YBNL has a promotion calendar that Lyta refused to follow.
Lyta Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
He goes by the handle @official_lyta on Instagram, @official_lyta on Twitter, and Lyta Official on Facebook.
Lyta Latest Songs
Lyta is definitely a force on the Nigerian and African music scene to look out for. Some of his tunes include the banger, Be Happy, Ramadan, Mawobe, Billi, and many more. You can listen to and download Lyta’s music here.