All you need to know about Nigerian Singer and Rapper, Olamide Net Worth, Biography, Relationships, Son, House, Cars, Albums, Awards, and Nominations.
Olamide Gbenga Adedeji popularly known as Olamide is a Nigerian, singer and songwriter. Most of his fans also refer to him as Olamide Badoo or Badoo Sneh. Olamide is a Nigerian versatile artist because he not only sings and rap in English but also in the Yoruba language”. Olamide is loved by many particularly those on the “street” because his songs relate to them.
Born 15th March 1989, Olamide grew up in the Bariga area of Lagos state. Olamide began his music career in the year 2000 however, he became well known in 2011 when he released his song”Eni Duro“. The rapper began his tertiary education at the Tai Solarin University of Education in Ijebu Ode, Ogun state before he dropped out due to his inability to pay his fees.
After his emergence into the Nigerian music space, Olamide founded his own record label “YBNL” which is an acronym for “Yahoo boy no laptop. The record label was founded in 2012.
The record label has so far produced so many young and talented singers since it was founded. While many have moved on, some artists are currently still on the label.
Some of the artists that used to be on the label are Lil Kesh, Adekunle Gold, Chinko Ekun, Victoh, Xino, Lyta, Davolee, Picaxo, Temmi Ovwasa. Artists currently on YBNL are Fireboy DML, Dj Eni money, B banks, and Badoo himself. Producers on the label are Pheelz, Young John, B banks, and Vinkihill.
Olamide’s songs and Album
Olamide has released many songs which his fans both home and abroad have enjoyed. He has also featured on songs of other artists and vice versa. Some of the artists he has worked with include, Omay Lay, Bad boy Timz, Phyno, Dj Eni Money, Bella Shurmda, Pepnazi, Peruzzi, wizkid, Fireboy DML, and a host of many other talented artists.
His album which he has released so far are listed below
YBNL in 2012
Baddest Guy Ever Liveth in 2013
Street OT in 2014
2 Kings in 2015
Eyan Mayweather in 2015
The Glory in 2016
Joint Venture Deal With EMPIRE in 2020
999 EP in 2020
The musician also has many songs to his credit. Songs like Wo, Infinity, Loading, Eni Duro, Omo to shan, Voice of the street, First of all, Bobo, Eyan Mayweather, Pawon, Motigbana to mention but a few.
Olamide’s awards and Nomination
If a list of Nigerian artists that have received so many awards were to be compiled, Olamide would definitely be on that list. The Eni Duro crooner has gotten so many nominations and awards since he came into the limelight. In 2013, he won awards for Best Collabo (Ghost Mode by Phyno featuring Olamide), Best Indigenous Artiste, Best Album of the Year, Best Rap Act of the Year, Music Video of the Year. In the same year, his music video “Durosoke” was nominated in the Nigeria Music Video Awards for Video of the Year and Best Afro Hip Hop Video.
At the headies awards in the same year, he won the following awards Best Rap Album, Album of the Year Award, Best Street Hip-Hop Artiste. Meanwhile, he was nominated for other awards like Lyricist on the Roll, Artiste of the Year, Best Rap Single, and Song of the Year.
In 2014, he won the following awards; Channel O Music Video Award for Most Gifted West, The Headies 2014 Award for Album of the Year, The Headies 2014 Award for Best Rap Album.
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The following year, he won many awards as well:
TooXclusive Awards 2015, Album of the Year
TooXclusive Awards 2015, Mixtape of The Year (2 kings, Olamide and Phyno)
TooXclusive Awards 2015, Best Hip-Hop Track (Local Rappers by Reminisce featuring Olamide and Phyno)
TooXclusive Awards 2015, Certified Banger of The Year
TooXclusive Awards 2015, Video Wonder of The Year
TooXclusive Awards 2015, Artiste of the Year
TooXclusive Awards 2015, Male Artiste of The Year
The Headies 2015, Artiste of The Year
The Headies 2015, Best Street Hip Hop Artiste
2015 City People Entertainment Awards, Rap Artist of the Year
In 2016, he also won the Album of the Year and Rap Act of the year.
His signees both present and those who have left have also been nominated and won awards at one time or the other. Safe to say that Olamide has done so much for himself career-wise.
Olamide has been in a relationship for a long time with Adebukunmi Aisha Suleiman. In March 2018, Olamide proposed to Adebukunmi who had been with him even before he became famous. Reports say Olamide got married to Bukunmi in a secret ceremony.
Olamide welcomed their first son Maximiliano Adedeji in 2015.
In 2019, he welcomed his second son, Tunrepin Myles Adedeji with the same lady.
It was also rumored that in 2019 that the singer was expecting a child with an On-Air personality, Maria Okan. The OAP eventually had the child which happened to be a baby girl.
Olamide was rumored to be having an affair with Beat Fm On-air personality, Maria Okan even while he was still with his present wife, Bukunmi. The relationship between the artist and the OAP resulted in a pregnancy. Reports say the singer gave her a huge amount to terminate the pregnancy, however, Maria didn’t.
The singer has also been dragged by social media users. He was dragged when the visuals of his song “Wonma” sexualized nurses. In the video, nurses should be seen dancing seductively and performing sexual acts on their male patients. However, Olamide has since deleted the video from his social media page.
The Nigerian Rapper has also been signed by his former Signee, Temmie ovwasa. Temmis called out Olamide on Twitter accusing him of crippling her career.
Olamide’s House and Cars
Considering how much he has made from his music career, the singer sure lives in a luxurious apartment and rides the best cars. Olamide has a Lamborghini, Toyota Camry, Range Rover V8, Mercedes Benz G Class, Rolls Royce Phantom. All of these cars cost a lot of money. He also has quite a number of landed properties in Lagos state
Badoo Sneh has signed many endorsements deals with notable brands like Peak, Etisalat, Guinness, itel, and others.
Olamide Net Worth
The Rapper is one of those who did not come from wealthy homes, however, he has been able to “make it”. Presently, Olamide Net Worth is estimated to be about 4.7 billion Naira.