The Nigerian hip hop recording artist sings mostly in Yoruba, his native tongue. Some of his popular songs are Ghost mode, Durosoke, Bend down low, Omo to Shan.

He was signed to ID Cabasa’s Coded Tunes record label and was managed by Toni Payne, where he released his debut studio album Rapsodi in 2011. In 2012, he left Coded Tunes and started his own record label YBNL Nation.

Olamide has won several music awards, including multiple Nigeria Entertainment Awards and The Headies Awards. Also endorsement deals with Etisalat, Guinness and Ciroc

When asked why he decided to pursue a career in music, said: “I found out I was gifted in it so I had to explore it, it’s my life, my hustle, my world”.

Olamide Badoo is currently in Dubai turning up with his ‘goons’ to mark his birthday. Here are some of the birthday pictures. …

Happy birthday, Olamide!