Yemi Alade has come to stay in the Nigerian music industry for good. The stylish singer is the darling of all and she knows how to bring it on with her charisma and fashion sense. This is the Biography and Net Worth of Yemi Eberechi Alade this 2020.
Yemi Alade was born on April 13, 1989, in Abia State, Nigeria. Yemi Alade is a Nigerian Afropop singer. Her father James Alade is of Yoruba descent while her mother is of Igbo origin.
Yemi is the fifth of the seven children in her family. In her early years, she attended St. Saviour British Primary School and later, Victory Grammar School, Lagos for her secondary education. After her primary and secondary education, Yemi Eberechi Alade then proceeded to the University of Lagos where she earned a bachelor’s degree in Geography.
Yemi Alade made her music debut as a member of the girl group known as Noty Spices. Her rise to stardom came when she won The Peak Talent Show in 2009, after which she released her first single titled “Fimisile” under the Jus’ Kiddin label.
In 2012, Yemi Alade was signed unto Effyzzie Music Group, and released her single titled “Ghen Ghen Love”. In July 2013, she released the video for her romantic afro RnB song “Bamboo”.
Produced by Fliptyce,“Bamboo” became a popular wedding song and was a moderate hit. In the last quarter of 2013, she broke records by releasing her single hit titled “Johnny” which was produced by Selebobo. The song was an international hit and it dominated music charts in Tanzania, Kenya, Ghana, South Africa, Liberia, Uganda, Zimbabwe, and the United Kingdom, among others.
Yemi has been featured on the covers of various magazines and has shared the stage and songs with other music bigwigs like Mary J.Blige, Becca, SSP, M.I and Yemi Sax. Not one to rest on her laurels, Yemi has gone on to release several other really interesting singles and her debut album.
Albums & Songs
Below is a list of all Yemi Alade’s albums and songs till date
Nigeria Awake (2013)
A Rare Groove (2015)
Mama Africa (2016)
Woman of Steel (2019)
- Remind You
- Lai Lai
Kings of Queens (2014)
Oh My Gosh (2018)
Black Magic (2017)
Don’t Jealous Me (2019)
- Kom Kom
Yemi Alade’s net worth currently stands at $2.8 million this 2020.