Polpular Nigerian rapper Oladipupo Oladimeji, popularly known as Oladips was a songwriter and a performing artiste from Ogun State, Southwest Nigeria. The announcement of his demise on Wednesday threw fans and music lovers into grief.
Oladips released “Die Young” just last month. Not many know that he was set to release ‘Superhero Omo Adugbo’ on November 16 – he died two days earlier.
Here are 10 quick points about the Ajala travel crooner.
1. He was born on March 24, 1995.
2. He was a Nigerian rapper, song writer and a performing artiste.
3. He started music in the year 2012 with his first mic -appearance on ‘SUCCESSFUL’ (a Drake Ft. Trey Songz cover).
4. He came to limelight after winning D’banj’s ‘King is here’ competition and later got signed to rapper Reminisce’ record label, Edge Records.
5. He was best known for his hit singles Ajala, Mainland 2 Island ft Zlatan, and Lalakukulala ft Reminisce.
6. He split ways with Reminisce’s record label in 2019.
7. Oladips founded his label ‘Dipsciples Music,’ where he released an array of street bops.
8. He had collaborated with several artistes including Reminisce, Zlatan, CDQ, the late Mohbad, T-classic amongst others.
9. His new single titled, ‘Die Young’ was released on October 6, 2023
10. He died on November 14, 2023 at the age of 28.