Olamide Adedeji popularly known as Olamide Baddo is a Nigerian hip hop recording artist.
He was born in Bariga, Lagos State on the 15 March 1989.
He records mostly in Yoruba, his native tongue. In 2011, he released his debut studio album Rapsodi while signed to Coded Tunes.
Below is a detailed biography of Olamide.
Olamide Full Name
He was born Olamde Adedej but goes by the name Olamde or Baddo in the entertainment industry.
He was born in Bariga, Lagos State on the 15 March 1989.Olamide
He originally hails from Barga Lagos State Nigeria.
Olamide lost his mother in the year 2018. The rapper’s mother, Ronke Osisanya Adedeji, died from an undisclosed illness. Little is known of his father.
The name of Olamide’s girlfriend is Adebukunmi Aisha Sulaiman. Olamide and his girlfriend met when the young rapper was at the beginning of his singing career and could not imagine what life has prepared for him. The two lovebirds have two beautiful children together.Olamide
Olamide Net Worth
Olamide is one of the wealthiest musicians in Nigeria and Africa at large. His net worth is estimated to be above $6M.
In 2010, Olamide released ‘Eni Duro’ under the Coded Tunes record label which he was signed unto at the time.
The song received nationwide critical acclaim and instantly shot Olamide to the light. In 2010, Olamide performed at The Hip Hop World Awards.Olamide
He was signed to ID Cabasa’s Coded Tunes record label and was managed by Toni Payne. In 2012, he left Coded Tunes and started his own record label YBNL Nation.
Olamide’s debut album Rapsodi was released in 2011. Its lead single “Eni Duro” charted on several radio stations in Lagos and across Nigeria.
Olamide’s debut offering led to collaborations with numerous artists, including Wizkid, ID Cabasa, 9ice, Reminisce, and D’banj.
Olamide’s second studio album YBNL was released in November 2012. Its production was handled by Tyrone (producer), Samklef, 2 Kriss, Pheelz and ID Cabasa.Olamide
The album features guest appearances from Davido, Tiwa Savage, Kayswitch, Dammy Krane, Reminisce, Samklef, Buckwylla, Minus 2 and Base One. It was supported by the singles “Ilefo Illuminati”, “First of All”, “Stupid Love” and “Voice of the Street”.
In May 2013, it was reported that Olamide signed a record deal with DB Records. Olamide took to Twitter to debunk the reports. In an interview with Toolz on NdaniTV’s The Juice, he said that it is too late for anyone to sign him.
He has won several music awards in his career, including: The Nigerian Entertainment Award(NEAs) for Album of the Year in 2016, The Rap Act of the Year at the same event, The City People Entertainment Award for Rap Artist of the Year 2015, The Headies 2015 Award for Best Street-Hop Artiste among many others.Olamide
Olamide Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook
His official Instagram username is @baddosneh. He is known on Twitter as @olamide_YBNL. His Facebook page account is Olamide
Olamide Latest Songs
Olamide has quite a number ofOlamide to his credit. Among them is the banger Wo, Poverty Die, Woske, Pawon, among many others. You can download and listen to Olamide’s music .