Asake Biography, Age and Parents
Ahmed Ololade Asake, better known as Asake, was born in Lagos on January 13, 1995. His Muslim parents are from the South-Western region of Nigeria. His mother is a teacher, and his father is a businessman with a base in Lagos. became 27 years in 2022.
Asake began his professional dancing career as a cultural dance specialist while still a student in high school. He also played the drums in the musical band at his high school.
He began performing professionally as a musician in 2015, backing up renowned comedian and skit creator Broda Shaggi. They collaborated in 2019 to create the masterpiece “Star,” but they only became well-known in 2022 when the Blaque Beats-produced song “Lady” was released and reshared by Tunde Ednut, Broda Shaggi, and Sydney Talker.
Asake released another song in 2022 called “Mr. Money,” which was similarly very well received and earned him a remix with Zlatan and Peruzzi. He gained the moniker “Mr Money” thanks to the song. Despite the song’s popularity, Asake’s other single, “Omo Ope,” propelled him to stardom.
Asake revealed in an interview that after Yhemolee played one of his songs to Olamide, the latter brought him over and asked him if he wanted to become a part of the YBNL family. On February 8, 2022, Asake, the newest signee of Olamide’s YBNL Nation, released a remix of the song “Omo Pe.”
Asake Album and EP
In February 2022, Asake released his debut EP, “Ololade.” His breakout hit, “Omo Ope,” with Olamide and “Sungba,” was featured on the self-titled album. Burna Boy, a renowned Nigerian musician, later remixed the song.
The YBNL Nation act signs a distribution agreement with Empire in July 2022. On Thursday, September 8, 2022, he released his debut album, “Mr. Money With The Vibe,” as a follow-up.
Hit singles including “Terminator,” “Peace Be Unto You,” and “Sungba Remix” with Burna Boy are among the 12 tracks on the album. Positive feedback and remarks from fans in Nigeria and around the world have been received by the chart-topping project, which has also broken multiple records.
Asake is said to be a graduate of the Obafemi Awolowo University in Ile-Ife, Osun state, where he majored in Theatre & Performing Arts.
Asake Net Worth
The multi-talented Nigerian artist Asake Music is thought to be worth $1.2Million. He claims that despite working extremely hard since high school to advance his musical and rapping careers, it wasn’t until he was in his mid-20s that people began paying him attention.