Rising afropop sensation Balogun Olamilekan, better known as Balloranking, is one of the young artists leading the new wave of Nigerian afro-pop music. His distinctive fusion of genres and styles offers an innovative flair to the renowned Afrobeats sound that is sweeping the globe.
Since making his entry into the mainstream some half a decade ago, the artist has consistently honed his sound. What’s audible now are his brazen vocals unfurling the most realistic portraits of young life in the big city, one famously streaked with danger and the trappings of lust.
With tender, auto-tune-warped vocals, Balloranking crafts rhythmic Afropop ballads such as 2020’s ‘’Time No Dey’’ and 2021’s ‘’Thankful’’. This talented songwriter and protege has been making waves in the music industry, and his debut album, ‘Ghetto Gospel, which featured the likes of Bella Shmurda, 1Da Banton, Dablixx Oshaa, and others, is no exception. With 15 soul-stirring songs in all, this astounding album is a musical treasure trove that displays Balloranking’s unmatched ability. It demonstrates Balloranking’s musical growth and versatility, further establishing him as one of the most promising young artists in the Nigerian music industry.
Seize the opportunity to be enthralled by his outstanding ability and unwavering devotion to music.