Profile of Korede bello, popular Mavin Record star, born 29th of February 1996. He is a young singer, instrumentalist that hails from Lagos State, Nigeria. As of writing this article, Korede is still a student of Mass communication at the Nigerian institute of journalism.
His first performance on stage was at the age of seven where he got his stage name “African Prince”. He began professional music by recording his songs in the studio. His first official single was recorded when he was in secondary school. His parents gave him the support he needed. His father got him his first guitar and even paid for his first studio session.
He love his parents so much and one of the reasons is because they support him and would put their money on anything that would make him happy.
Korede Bello role models are Asa and Tuface. His genre is soul music. Although, he is still an upcoming star that has a bright future in the Nigerian music industry. The young singer is yet to release an album as he aims to produce songs that will be an inspiration and blessing to anyone to listens to it.
He released a song called ‘Forever’ and people loved it but it just took one person to listen to it and introduced him to Don Jazzy’s friends. They were also astounded by what they heard and they introduced him to Don Jazzy. He invited them to the studio with his manager, Casmir, they recorded some songs and that was it. When he Don jazzy heard his song, he said that he was a mega super star and that was it.
Korede got signed under Mavin Records where he released his first single titled “African Princess.” which featured donjazzy. He was signed to Mavins record on February 28 2014. After his performance in Mavins Dorobucci , his fanbase has tripled and his popularity increased and has won admiration of many ladies.. Especially with the wink everyone was crazy about.
In 2015 Korede released a hit single titled: GODWIN, a song classified to be semi gospel and semi pop by fans, his Godwin single is considered one of the biggest hits in 2015 as the single topped many charts for weeks. That increased his fan base in Nigeria and abroad. He performed the song Godwin in a church in Lagos in 2015 which rose a lot of controversies people saying a worldly singer shouldn’t be allowed to perform in a church, well, he had people who was in support of him though
Korede Bello’s Awards and Endorsements
- He Won the Indigenous & Revelation of the Year. Two Awards, Tush All Youth Awards 2011.
- He won the Most Wanted Artiste, Hype Award 2012.
- He won the R ‘N’ B SINGLE (Male) Yem Awards 2012.
- He won the Young Promoter of Cultural Heritage, The Gong Africa News Magazine 2012.
- GLO Ambassador
Korede Bello net worth is currently around $400,000