Yemi Alade is a Nigerian female singer and songwriter and the CEO of Effyzzie Music Group, a music record label with a licensing deal with the Universal Music Group record label.
Yemi Alade happens to be one of the biggest Nigerian public figures and social influencer on Instagram with over 10 million followers as at now.
There are quite a lot of things you might not have known about the award-winning artiste such as Yemi Alade’s net worth, biography, and many others.
Keep reading as I reveal to you, all you need to know.
|Full Name||Yemi Eberechi Alade|
|Date of Birth||13th March 1989|
|Parents||James Alade (father), Helen Uzoma Alade(mother)|
|Spouse||Not yet married|
|Net Worth||$3 million|
Yemi Alade Biography
Yemi Alade was born on the 13th day of March 1989 in Abia State, Nigeria.
she happens to be the fifth child of her parents and accompanied by two other younger siblings.
Yemi Alade spent her childhood in Lagos where she had her primary and secondary education at the St. Savior British Primary School and the Victory Grammar School respectively.
And later went to the University of Lagos, where she obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Geography.
Yemi Alade Career
Yemi Alade came into the spotlight in the Nigerians music industry after her participation in the Peak Talent Show in 2009 which she won.
Not so long after, she created her own record label which she named Effyzie Music Group.
Yemi Alade released her first debut studio album on October 2, 2014, which was named King of Queens.
The album consisted of 18 songs with collaboration with guest artistes like Bovi, Chidinma, Diamond Platnumz, and many other celebrities in the Nigerian music industry.
The album was supported and promoted by Tours in several countries like Ghana, South Africa, and many others.
On March 25, 2016, Yemi Alade released her second debut studio album, Mama Africa, which was said to have shown a focus on the strengths and weaknesses of African women.
The album consisted of 13 tracks with a guest appearance of other artistes in the Nigerian music industry such as DJ Arafat (now late), Psquare, Sarkodie, and many others.
It was preceded by a single by Yemi Alade, Johnny, which went so viral and popular within and outside the country and made the award-winning artist became so much popular and loved by people.
Yemi Alade released her third debut studio album on the 15th day of December 2017 with collaboration with some guest artistes like Olamide, Westsyde, and Falz.
The album was titled Black magic and was produced by DJ Coublon with the support of other producers like Sarz, Krizbeatz, Philkeyz, and many other producers in the Nigerian music industry.
Also, history was made in July 2019, the day when Yemi Alade became the first African female artist to have over one million subscribers on YouTube.
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Yemi Alade on the 30th day of August 2019, took to her Instagram page to announce the release of her fourth debut studio album which was titled Woman of Steel.
According to her, she has been working on the album for over 3 years before finally releasing it.
The album was seen to have shown the appearance of other top celebrities and entertainers in the entertainment industry such as Duncan Mighty, Rick Ross, Funke Akindele, and many others.
Yemi Alade record label, Effyzzie Music Group, is under a licensing deal with the global leading record label, Universal Music Group and this contract were signed by Yemi Alade in September 2019.
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Yemi Alade Family Life
Yemi Alade is not yet married so, she has no record related to her family life
Although, she had been in a relationship before with Flavour and there have also been rumors which are likely to be true that the Johnny crooner had once been in a relationship with Alex Ekubo.
Yemi Alade Awards
Below is the collection of awards won by Yemi Alade;
- 2016 The Headies Award for Hip Hop World Revelation of the Year (King of Queens)
- 2019, 2018 The Headies Award for Best Performer
- 2016, 2015 MTV Africa Music Award for Best Female
- 2015 Nigeria Entertainment Award for Female Artist of the Year
- 2015 City People Music Award for Best Collabo of the Year
- 2016 The Future Awards Africa Nigeria Prize for Music
- 2016 Independent Music Award for Best Album – World Beat (Mama Africa)
- 2016 Late Ambassador Segun Olusola NBMA for Female Artiste of the Year
Yemi Alade Net Worth
As of 2020, Yemi Alade net worth is estimated to be $3 million which she made from singing as an artiste, ambassadorial deals, and entrepreneurship.
Yemi Alade Best Quotes
“Criticism always come from people that haven’t even done half of what you have done while encouragement seems to always come from people that have done more than you”Yemi Alade
“In this journey called life, learn to enjoy all your trials and victories”Yemi Alade
“Consistency is key, don’t worry they will catch up. Just keep being you”Yemi Alade
Yemi Alade is indeed one of the best female artiste in the Nigerians musical industry with a lot of great reputations both in here real life and social media.
She can also be said to be an activist who fights for the right of women and also makes sure justice is always practiced.
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