Singer Omah Lay is a talented singer, record producer, as well as a song writer. He is popularly known for his exceptional and intelligent musical lyrics.
Omah Lay is perpetually creative when it comes to dishing good music.
He managed to excel greatly among peers after he dropped his first single in year 2020.
The single video titled “YOU” gained over 4 million views on YouTube and still counting.
In 2020, Omah Lay has ammased over 100 million streams on the music streaming platforms.
Here is a summary of Omah Lay’s Profile:
Full Name: Stanley Omah Didia
Career: Singer, Record producer, and Song Writer.
State of Origin: Rivers State
Date Of Birth: 19 May 1997
Age: 24 years
Net Worth: Estimated at $600,000 dollars
Relationship Status: Single
Record Label: KeyQaad , Distributed by Dvpper
Omah Lay Early Life:
Omah Lay inherited his music prowess from his grandfather who happened to be a legendary singer in the late 70s Highlife sensation.
At the early stage of his musical career, he uniquely creates and produces his own songs with a piece of Highlife music, then over time he tuned to Afro-beat.
As a result of being creative, his music genre is Afro fusion, I.e a blend of Afro Beat and High-life.
Omah Lay Musical Career:
Omah Lay first debut album was titled “Get Layd” caught the attention of online users and over the year, he successfully gained millions of stream on several music streaming platforms.
Omah Lay decided to get serious with music as a teenager. He was recognized as “Lil King” in the streets of Marine Base, his hometown.
Omah Lay got bored with his street raps and started learning how to produce good music himself.
As at then, Omah lay as a music producer was successful making couple of records that made him gain fame and massive radio spin in his home town.
Although, even with these, Omah Lay thought he wasn’t getting enough accolades and credit deserved as a song writer and producer to these records.
He then made up his mind to make a change and give singing a trial.
In 2019, he recorded and released “Do Not Disturb” and “Hello Brother”, and this wonderful songs caught the attention of record label.
Fortunately, Omah Lay got signed to KeyQaad Record Label, up till today.
His official single titled “Bad Influence” garnered millions of streams on Digital stores like Audiomack, Deezer and Apple Music.
Also “Get Layd” EP was featured on Cool FM 96.6fm Radio station, Soundcity’s Top 20, Native Mag Lifestyle Magazine, where he was listed as their best new artist for March 2020.
On 3rd July, 2020, Omah Lay was selected as a debut star for Apple’s Africa Rising Campaign, amongst other awards nominations.
Omah Lay Awards And Nominations:
- Nominated for 2020 Headies Award As Best R&B Singles
- Nominated for 2020 Headies Award As Next Rated Artist.
- Nominated for 2020 Headies Award As Best Writer Of The Year
- Nominated for 2020 Afrimma Awards As Best Newcomer
- City People Music Award for Best New Act of the Year 2020
- The 2021 Headies Award for Next Rated
- City People Music Award for Next Rated Artiste (Male) 2020
- The Future Awards Africa Prize for Music 2020
- MTV Africa Music Award for Best Breakthrough Act 2021
- The Headies Award for Viewer’s Choice 2021
- City People Music Award for Popular Song of The Year (Bad Influence) 2020
Omah Lay’s Songs And Albums:
- Hello Brother – 2019
- Do Not Disturb – 2019
- Damn – 2020
- Lo Lo – 2020
- Ye ye ye – 2020
- You – 2020
- Bad Influence – 2020
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