Yemi Alade is a popularly known Nigerian Musical artist and diva, she also stands to be among the most rated female artist in the country. She took the spotlight and rose to fame in competition and now have gone far in the Nigerian music industry even beyond the shores of the country and the continent at large to become one of the most sorts after African female musical artist all over the world with great accolades to show.
Permit me to formally introduced to you the one and only widely known Mama Africa, she is Yemi Alade by name, being a big fan of hers requires you knowing stuff about her, which is why we are going to discuss today the Yemi Alade Biography and Net worth. Meanwhile, this great diva’s fan has been throwing a series of questions at us at the same time, questions which include
- Yemi Alade Biography
- How much is Yemi Alade Worth
- What is the Net worth of Yemi Alade
- Yemi Alade Net worth 2018
- Yemi Alade Cars
Well, all these questions will be answered together in this article, and I know you find this article really interesting as we intimate ourselves to our star mama.
BIOGRAPHY AND NET WORTH OF YEMI ALADE 2019
- NAME: Yemi Alade
- DATE OF BIRTH: 31st March 1989
- NET WORTH: $4.5 Million
- NATIONALITY: Nigeria
- STATE: Abia State
- EDUCATION: B.Sc.
The African star nicknamed Mama Africa who goes by the real name Yemi Alade was born on the 31st of March of the year 1989 to Nigerian parents in the Southeastern part of the country “Abia State”, though her father is from the western part of the country while her mother is from the southeast, which is the reason why she calls herself the Yoruba-Igbo girl. This famous star has six siblings of which she is the fifth born of her family of six.
Being a young child and as every other child would do, she had first education which is the primary education at the prestigious St. Saviour’s British Primary School and after her primary education , she further her education to the secondary level of which she attended Victory Grammar School where she completed her Secondary education, later on after her secondary education she took the next step as other normal Nigerian children would do, she gained admission into the higher institution which is the “University of Lagos” where she graduated with a B.Sc Honors in Geography.
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- Music Career And Awards
Yemi Alade Music Careers started when she contested in the peak Talent Hunt show of the year 2009 and has she would have it, she emerged as the winner of the competition, and this has got her deals from every angle but eventually, she was signed to the Jus’ kidding record label. Following Yemi Alade’s great music career, she released her first acclaimed single under the Jus’ kidding record label of which the song featured a Rap artiste known as Elder the Don and the song was also claimed to be written by Elder the Don. However, this song cannot be regarded as a hit, but the song did create a whole lot of buzz for the great Yemi Alade as people begin to get their eyes on her talent.
Still, on Yemi Alade Music Career, she was later signed into another record label which is the Effyzie Music group which was the same record label with the Nigerian R & B singer named DIPP at that time. She worked with a renowned producer OJB Jezreel, though he is now late and may his soul rest in perfect peace, they both worked together on her first single under Effyzie Music group which was the song titled “Ghen Ghen Love”. This song pushed her further into the limelight and to reckoning in the Nigerian music industry. this song titled “Ghen Ghen Love” was a melodious song which was at the same time enjoyable. But all this while, she was still considered to be far from the peak. Well, she continued with the struggles and later released the song known widely as her hit song “Johnny” which was produced by Selebobo in the year 2013. Lucky for her, the song went viral, not only in Nigeria but also some African Countries and far as the UK. The Johnny song was really a huge song that she had to carry out a remix for the song in the French Language for all her French-speaking fans on popular demands.
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Yemi Alade being a famous artist has gone as far as working with other top Nigerian Musical artiste as well as other to African artiste which includes; Flavour, Waje, Wizkid, Sol, Sauti, M.I, Yung6ix, Marvin of France, and lots more. Diving down to Yemi Alade Awards and Nomination, she has been nominated for a host of awards prominent which are the MOBO AWARDS of the year 2014 and the BET awards of the year 2015, meanwhile, she has notably won two MTV AFRICA MUSIC AWARDS in the year 2015 and 2016 for the best female artiste of the year.
Yemi Alade music career features that she has released three albums so far and one EP which are listed as follow;
- 2014 - King of Queens
- 2016 - Mama Africa
- 2017 - Black Magic
- 2017 - Mama Afrique EP
- Personal Life And Controversies
Currently, Yemi Alade being a famous superstar still remains single, but at a point in time, she was spotted with Alex Ekubo who is a Nollywood actor and one who played the role of her love interest in the Music video of the song she sang titled “Johnny” on a red carpet. This ignited rumors about hem being real-life couples but Alex Ekubo denied the rumors. More also, she is said to sound more like another Nigerian famous female actress named “Omowunmi”, but she has reportedly stated that she would always hold her ground in a unique way and that their lifestyles are different.
Yemi Alade Net worth 2019: $4.5 Million
Now getting to the point of answering a popular question asked by the fans of this famous artiste, as regards her mouth gaping endorsements from various companies over the years, Yemi Alade Net worth has been noted and estimated to $4.5 million USD which implies that Yemi Alade net worth is $4.5 Million USD. Do you wonder how she is worth such value, well, the companies that are said to endorse her contributed immensely to her net worth alongside her music career, she has been notably endorsed by corporate bodies such as CloseUp Toothpaste, Nairabox, NP Gandour, and Barcadi Breezer? Yemi Alade weighing this much sure lives a comfortable life and as such, Yemi Alade cars are exotic cars.
Conclusion on Yemi Alade Biography and a Net worth
Yemi Alade, as regards her biography, emerged from a good home and had a proper child upbringing which has therefore contributed to her success in life. Currently, she is one of the best female artists in Nigeria.
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