Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Post Type Selectors

Olakira

BIOGRAPHY

Olakira, whose real name is Adelusola Adefemi Ebenezer, is a renowned Nigerian Afro-pop singer, composer, producer, and percussionist who was born on September 27, 1990, in Ogun State, Nigeria. His musical journey was self-taught, and he has succeeded to uphold his predecessors’ heritage by mastering the craft, and he is doing very well in the music world.

He honed his abilities as an instrumentalist in his church choir during his childhood. Drum, piano, guitar, and saxophone are some of the musical instruments Olakira gained competence in while growing up.

He graduated from the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY) in Ogun State with a degree in Mass Communication and Desktop Publishing.

Olakira began his musical career in 2015 when he was contracted to the U&I Music record label as a producer. Prior to his official dive into singing, Olakira had a successful career as a producer back in 2007 and has collaborated with a number of Nigerian artists, including Patoranking.

He made his formal entrance into the Nigerian music scene in 2018 with two debut songs titled “Hey Lover” and “Flirty Signal,” with the goal of producing high-quality musical material while enthusiastically establishing a fan base of both Nigerian and foreign fans as his career progressed.

Nour Project
Nour Project
Bridging the cultural divide between Arab and European peoples, the Nour Project is a volunteer opportunity in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) area that aims to improve cross-cultural understanding between Europe and MENA. Nour Project is an Egyptian...
Cotonou City Crew (C.C.C)
Cotonou City Crew (C.C.C)
Cotonou City Crew, often known as C.C.C, is a hip-hop group from Benin that is more than just an independent label. Diamond Noir, Bsyd, Nasty Nesta, and DAC all share the same vision of African Hip-Hop: unrestrained Hip-Hop that is...
FOKN Bois
FOKN Bois, alias M3nsa and Wanlov the Kubolor are the subversive satirists at the forefront of Ghana's booming Hiplife trend, playfully provocative and truly funny music genre-mashers. One of the most well-known bands in the world for their unique brand...
Toya Delazy
Toya Delazy
Toya Delazy, a pianist, producer, rapper, and singer-songwriter, has established herself as one of the most innovative artists in South Africa's booming music business. Toya Delazy, the BET Award nominee and East London based diva, is the creator of AfroRave,...
Ghali
Ghali
Ghali Amdouni alias Ghali, an Italian-Tunisian rapper and record producer, mixes together numerous musical styles in his catchy and hooky songs, developing a style that has consistently placed him at the top of the charts. He was born in Milan...
King Abid
King Abid
Heythem Tlili, otherwise known as King Abid, presents a genuine, celebratory, and uniting music inspired by his origins. He expresses his love for Jamaica and his admiration for his host nation. The Tunisian prodigy combines Afrobeat, reggae, electro, dancehall, and...
Nana Adjoa
Nana Adjoa
Gifted with subtle stylistic flair and a keen sense of musicianship, Nana Adjoa, is a dynamic explorer based in Amsterdam. Nana Adjoa's life has been shaped by fate and parental influence, as it has been for many other artists. In...
Alassane (Badboy)
Alassane (Badboy)
Alassane (Badboy) is a Senegalese Afro Urban and Afro Pop performer, songwriter, and guitarist. One of the few performers of his generation that wants to export Senegalese music and offer something fresh to it. Pan African Senegalese Artist; Young Innovator...
Bongeziwe Mabandla
Bongeziwe Mabandla
Bongeziwe Mabandla is a South African singer-songwriter and guitarist living in Johannesburg. His beautiful, ethereal voice transmits heartfelt and therapeutic words from the Eastern Cape while also capturing the modern African scene. His music is influenced by African artists like...
Sona Jobarteh
Sona Jobarteh
Sona Jobarteh is a one-of-a-kind and pioneering musical phenomenon of her generation, whose fame is fast spreading over the world. Rather than attempting to merge traditional African origins with current hip-hop and jazz, she embraces and develops on them, unlike...

In March 2020, he shot to fame with the release of another smashing track, titled “Aya Mi.” The song received a lot of attention, and a few months later, he released his biggest hit, “In My Maserati,” which became one of the most popular tunes of 2020.

The singer’s credits also include the 2019 album “Wankada Jollof” and the May 14, 2021, EP “4Play,” both produced on the U&I music label.

Olakira is a singer who specializes in R&B, Afro-pop, and Afrobeat. With the help of U & I Music’s creative brilliance and the support of music fans all around the world, he aims to create an unforgettable imprint in the music business.

Read about similar artistes.

FOLLOW OLAKIRA

FACEBOOK: Olakira  TWITTER: @IamOlakira    INSTAGRAM: @iamolakira

Sharing is Caring: 

FOR BOOKINGS

EMAIL: unimofficial@gmail.com

WEBSITE: www.olakira.net

LATEST TRACKS

Sharing is Caring: 

LATEST MUSIC VIDEOS

Sharing is Caring: 

LIVE STREAM