Fireboy Net worth and Biography: Background & Education
Adedamola Adefolahan aka Fireboy is a Nigerian singer and songwriter who has won the hearts of Nigerian music lovers since he came into the limelight. One of Nigeria’s talented, young and vibrant artists would be Fireboy DML.
Fireboy is a native of Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria. Fireboy was born on 5th November 1996. He graduated from Obafemi Awolowo University where he studied the English language. His music career started when he was in the university.
Fireboy Music Career, Album, and Songs
Fireboy came into the limelight after he released his single “Jealous” produced by Cracker Mello. The singer is currently signed to Olamide’s record label YBNL. After the release of his song “jealous”, he has also released many other beautiful songs that are loved and listened to by many. His style of music is Afrobeats and R&B. Fireboy released his debut studio album in the year 2019. The album is titled ” Laughter, tears, and goosebumps“. In 2020, he also released another album “Apollo“.
The fast-rising singer has some singles that you would love to listen to. Some of them are :
It is every artist’s delight to be recognized for the work they put in to produce good music. Within the short time that Fireboy has been in the music scene, he has also been recognized for his craft.
At the headies award in 2019, he was nominated in different categories. The categories are Next rated, viewer’s choice, and Song of the year. In the same year, at the City people’s music award, he was nominated in these categories, popular song of the year, the most promising act of the year, a best new act of the year, and revelation of the year. He won the most promising act of the year category.
In 2020, he was nominated for the Soundcity MVP Awards Festival. The categories were the song of the year, listener’s choice, best new MVP. He won the listener’s choice category.
In the same year, at the headies, he was nominated in the following categories: Album of the year, Best pop album, best R&B album, best R&B single, and headies revelation. Fireboy won all four categories.
Over the years, fireboy has worked with other talented artists in Nigeria. Some of them are Olamide, Wande coal, Peruzzi,
The Singer has not come out openly to show off or admit to being in a relationship. However, most of his songs are usually centered around love.
Well for now, not so much has been heard about Fireboy in terms of controversy. Just a few interesting things he has done so far. First, there was a time when he put his phone number on Twitter for his fans to call. Well, trust Nigerians never to disappoint. He shared videos of himself receiving a video call from one of his female fans.
Also, Fireboy DML has debunked rumors that Nollywood Yoruba actor, Bolaji Amusan aka Mr. Latin is his father. The rumors began to spread because according to Nigerians, the two have a striking resemblance with each other.
Fireboy took to Instagram in 2021 to share a picture of his house. Reports say the house is located in Lekki, Lagos, Nigeria.
The singer doesn’t really show his cars but he has a few exotic cars. Reports gathered revealed the singer has many cars such as Toyota RAV4, Mercedes Benz GLK, and Rolls Royce.