Olamide Biography, Net Worth, Age, Early Life, Career

Olamide Biography. 


Olamide Gbenga Adedeji (born 15 March 1989), is a Nigerian rapper and singer. He is one of the biggest and most influential artists in Africa. He records in Yoruba and English.

Background Info

  • Name: Olamide Gbenga Adedeji
  • Known as: Olamide Baddo, Baddo, BaddoSneh
  • Date Of Birth: 15 March 1989
  • Age: 33 years
  • State: Lagos
  • Nationality: Nigerian
  • Occupation: Singer-songwriter, Rapper
  • Genres: Hip Hop, Afrobeats, Rap
  • Label: YBNL Nation
  • Active Year: 2010-Present
  • Net Worth: $12 million

Early Life

Olamide Gbenga Adedeji was born in Bariga, Lagos State, on the 15th of March, 1989. He is the second of the three children of Pa Adedeji and his second wife, Ronke Osisanya Adedeji. Olamide has two siblings, TemmyGold and Eniola Olamilekan (who is also known as DJ Enimoney).

Olamide started his career when he released the debut single Eni Duro in 2010. In the same year, he performed at The Hip Hop World Awards.


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 has been one of Nigeria greatness and most influential artist, with his way and lines of music style, he is a cool dude, he has also help a lot of artist rise to the light.


  • 2011: (Rapsodi)
  • 2012: (YBNL)
  • 2013: (Baddest Guy Ever Liveth)
  • 2014: (StreetOT)
  • 2015: (2 Kings, Eyan Mayweather)
  • 2016: (The Glory)
  • 2017: (Lagos Nawa)
  • 2018: (YBNL Mafia Family)
  • 2020: (999 EP, Carpe Diem)
  • 2021: (UY Scuti)


In 2016 olamide bags two awards:

  • Album of the Year and Rap Act of the Year

In 2015 olamide bags 10 music awards: 

  • Rap Act of the Year
  • Best Street-Hop Artiste
  • Artiste of The Year
  • Certified Banger of The Year
  • Video Wonder of The Year
  • Artiste of The Year
  • Male Artiste of The Year
  • Album of The Year
  • Mixtape of The Year
  • Best Hip-Hop Track

In 2014 he also bags 3 music awards:

  • Best Rap Album
  • Album of the Year
  • Most Gifted West

In 2013 olamide bags 7 music awards, see list below, he most be so good to get much awards.

  • Best Street Hip-Hop Artiste
  • Best Afro Hip Hop Video
  • Best Album of the Year
  • Album of the Year
  • Best Rap Album
  • Best Indigenous Artiste
  • Best Collabo

Social Media

You can follow olamide on his social Media handles @olamidé

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