|Full Name||Ahmed Ololade Asake|
|Stage Name||Asake, Mr Money|
|Born||13 January 1995 (age 27 years old)|
|Place of Birth||Lagos, Nigeria|
|State Of Origin||Lagos, State|
|Parents||Mr. and Mrs. Ololade|
Asake Biography And Career
Ahmed Ololade is a popular Nigerian musician that is known as Asake. He is a singer and songwriter. Asake is currently one of the biggest musicians in the Nigerian music industry. He was loved by millions of Nigerians and Afrobeats fans around the world.
Asake came to the limelight in 2020 when he dropped a single, titled Lady before he was signed to YBNL Records by the label boss, Olamide.
Immediately he dropped another single that increased his presence in the Nigerian music industry titled Mr Money.
Asake released his debut EP, Ololade Asake, which was a commercial success locally and internationally. He is one of the shining stars in the Street Pop and Afro Fusion music scenes.
Asake began his journey as a dancer. Young Asake loved to dance and was very good at it, so he specialized in cultural dance, spending his free hours practicing dance to improve his skill.
Asake performed at numerous school events as a high school student.
Asake decided to change to singing because he wanted to be a better entertainer. On the side, he was also a drummer and a member of his school’s music band.
Asake studied Theater & Performing arts at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, where he had his degree.
Asake started music professionally in 2015 because he was inspired by the success of music stars like Olamide, Davido, Wizkid, 9ice, and Wande Coal, Asake joined the Afrobeats music space, focusing on Afro Fusion songs. He fuses Hip Hop, Amapiano, R&B, and Fuji sound to create his unique music style.
In 2022, Asake released one single titled Omo Ope. It went viral on the internet before it got to the ears of rapper and music executive, Olamide. Olamide fell in love with the song and decided to record his verse for the single. Immediately after, Olamide invited Asake for a meeting and offered to sign him to the YBNL record label. Asake took the offer immediately and joined the
YBNL family. Asake was unveiled as YBNL‘s latest signee on the 8th of February 2022.
● Palazzo (featured by DJ Spinall)
● Peace Be Unto You (PBUY)
● Mr. Money With The Vibe
● Mr Money
● Gbale Lo
● Baba God
● African Something
● Sungba Ft. Burna Boy
● Omo Ope Remix (featuring Olamide)
● Reason (feat. Russ)
After coming to the limelight, Asake has become a popular face in leading shows and events in Nigeria and other countries of the world. He has been able to earn a lot of money from performance gigs and the royalties generated by his songs.
Currently, Asake‘s net worth is estimated to be US$200,000 to US$500,000.
Awards and Nominations
Asake won The City People Music Award for Best Collabo of the Year 2020 Mr Money won the City People Music Award for Popular Song of the Year 2020 City People Music Awards for Street Music of the Year 2020 Nomination.
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