Ahmed Ololade was born January 13, 1995. He is also known as Asake. He is a singer/songwriter who is loved by millions of Afrobeats lovers for his singing prowess, catchy song lines and vocal talent.
When he released the 2020 single Lady, he made waves in the industry. After being signed to YBNL Records, he rose to stardom by Olamide, the label boss. Mr Money was another song that helped him to be more prominent.
His debut EP, Ololade asake was a huge commercial success. He is a shining star in Afrofusion and Street Pop music.
Ahmed Ololade Asake also known as Asake music, is a rising Nigerian singer/songwriter. He was born in southwestern Nigeria.
His viral single Lady was a huge success. It received a lot of attention from top celebrities and online media. His freestyle was reposted by Sydney Talker and Tunde Emnut, NatyBlaq, Broda Shaggi, and many other online media.
|WIKI FACTS & ABOUT DATA|
|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|
|Wife • Spouse:||Not Married|
|Girlfriend • Partner:||N/A|
|Occupation:||Singer • Songwriter|
Education & Early Life
Asake, was born to Mr. and Mrs. Ololade in January 1995. His parents held a naming ceremony for him just days after his birth. He was named Ahmed Ololade.
He is from Nigeria’s South West region and belongs to the Yoruba ethnicity. He was born in Lagos and raised with his family. He is from a Muslim family and was raised with the same faith. His father was an entrepreneur and his mother was a teacher.
Asake started his journey in the artistic world as a dancer. He loved to dance as a child and was very skilled at it. He was a specialist in cultural dance and spent his spare time practicing the dance. He performed at school events as a high school student and entertained his classmates and staff with his energetic cultural dances. Asake was his nickname for dancing.
Asake was a dancer, but he also loved music. He was gifted with a powerful voice and often delighted his classmates and friends with original songs or covers of popular songs.
Because he wanted to become a better entertainer, he decided to combine singing and dancing. He was also a drummer, and was a member in his school’s band.
Asake, a singer, was born to Yoruba tribe parents in the late 1990s. He is from Nigeria’s southwestern region.
He was born in Lagos State and had his most memorable childhood experiences there. Asake has just turned 20 and is still a very fresh face in Nigeria’s music scene.
He received his degree in Theater & Performing Arts from the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University.
Asake began his music career in a very young age. He was constantly seen sharing freestyles on all of his social media platforms.
Asake made the decision to make music professionally in 2015. He was inspired by the success of musicians like Olamide, Davido and Wizkid. To create music that is unique, he fuses Hip Hop and Amapiano with R&B and Fuji sound.
He began his career as a backing singer for Broda Shaggi, and performed at events and shows across the country. To release the single Star, he collaborated with Broda Shaggi. The single did well on the market, and it helped to spread his talent to more music fans. In January 2020, he released the single lady. Because different influencers shared the song on their pages, and content creators used it in their videos, it became viral.
Asake’s success with Lady led to the release of the hit song Mr Money which was one the most popular singles in 2020. He was also nicknamed Mr. Money for his song. Money.
Asake released the single Omo Ope in 2022. It went viral online. It reached the ears of Olamide, a rapper and music executive. The song was so appealing to him that he recorded his verse. Olamide called Asake shortly after and invited him for a meeting. They offered to sign him up to the YBNL label. Asake accepted the offer and joined YBNL’s family. On the 8th February 2022, he was announced YBNL as the latest signee.
Asake then released his debut EP, Ololade Asake. This music project contains four hits – Omo Ope Sungba Trabaye and Baba God. In February 2022, he performed Baba God during a live session hosted by Glory Africa.
To record the remix to Sungba, he collaborated with Burna boy, a Grammy Award winner. The song was released on March 28, 200, and has been a top-ten hit for many weeks.
He was a featured artist in DJ Spinall’s song, Palazzo. The single was released on May 13, 2022. The single’s visuals were directed and shot by TG Omori.
He released the chart-topping single Peace Unto You on the 16th June 2022. The song was well received by critics and has been streamed thousands of times by fans.
Grace met him in 2020 when Lady, his freestyle, went viral and earned reposts from many top celebrities on several online platforms. The freestyle quickly went viral and was immediately recorded by Blaque Beats.
The song received a lot of attention, with many reposts and dance videos coming from Sydney Talker, Broda Shaggi and others. The single Lady, by Asake, became a social media hit immediately due to the large turnout.
- Palazzo (featured in DJ Spinall).
- Peace be unto you (PBUY).
- Mr Money
- Gbale Lo
- Baba God
- African Something
- Sungba Ft. Burna Boy
- Omo Ope Remix (featuring Olamide)
Asake lives in an apartment building in Lekki in Lagos and enjoys exotic rides. Asake enjoys playing tennis, football and snooker when he’s not creating music or performing at shows. He listens to music by other artists for a large part of his day.
The singer is single and his personal life is not known. He is happy all the time, which makes it easier to create great music. He enjoys traveling to new places and meeting new people.
Asake remains single and has neither a girlfriend, wife, or spouse.
He is musically inclined. Asake has been signed to Olamide’s YBNL Nation label.
Nominations and Awards
- Mon Cheri was awarded The City People Music Award 2020 for Best Collabo
- Mr. Money won the City People Music Award, Popular Song of the Year 2020
- City People Music Awards for Street Music of the Year 2020
Asake is a well-known face at leading events and shows across the country since his breakthrough into the limelight. He makes a lot of money performing and from the royalties he earns through his songs.
Asake is valued at between US$200,000 and US$500,000.
Asake music, a versatile Nigerian singer, has an estimated net worth that places him among the highest-earners of the industry.
In a very short time, Asake is a music star. Over 865k Instagram followers and over 88k Twitter followers have he amassed.
- Instagram: @AsakeMusic
- Twitter: @AsakeMusic
- TikTok: @AsakeMusic
- Telephone Number: 08064985930