Yemi Alade

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Birthday
13, 1989
Birthplace
Abia, Nigeria
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
13, 1989 (age 29)
Birthplace
Abia, Nigeria

About

Famous for her acclaimed 2013 single "Johnny," this Nigerian Afro Pop vocalist was nominated for a 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Award and received a 2013 ELOY Award. She has earned over 310,000 Twitter followers and more than 5 million Instagram followers.

Before Fame

After appearing in the 2009 edition of the Peak Talent Show, she recorded her debut single, "Fimisile." Her first album, King of Queens, was released in 2014.

Trivia

She completed an undergraduate degree in geography at the University of Lagos.

Family Life

One of seven children born to Helen Uzoma and police commissioner James Alade, she grew up in Nigeria's Abia state in a family of both Yoruba and Igbo heritage.

Associated With

She is a contemporary of fellow Nigerian singer Tiwa Savage.