Nigeria has many great rappers, but no one is better than Olamide. Is it true? Is Reminisce better and richer? Find out now.
Are you a passionate rap fan? Are you eager to know, who's the most prominent in this sphere by now? Let’s look at two most outstanding Nigerian hip-hop artists – Olamide and Reminisce. We will tell about their lives and incomes.
He is young but very successful rapper, born in 1989 in state of Lagos. He chose music career at age of 11, because he felt he was gifted in it. The first studio album was recorded in 2011 and was called Rapsodi. Since then, he's become known as a prominent hip-hop artist of Nigeria. Being only 26 years old, he has already released six albums and a few selected singles. Besides, he has won many awards, among which there have been several Headies, Album of the Year, Best Afro Hip Hop Video, Best Rap Album, and some others.
Nowadays Olamide is well-known across whole Africa. He is often called Baboo. He is extremely popular. One of his latest songs has managed to receive more than a million views on YouTube. What's more, Olamide is quite rich. His net worth totals $12.5 million by now. He is also a big admirer of luxury cars, and his garage is impressive.
Remilekun Abdulkalid Safaru
This rapper is widely known as Reminisce. He was born in Kaduna state and was brought up in Ogun. One of his distinguishing features is that he performs both in English and Yoruba languages, thus, preserving native Nigerian culture. Nowadays Reminisce is a kind of idol for the young people of Nigeria. This artist has been interested in hip hop since school days. He tried to emulate such rappers as Snoop Dogg, Nas, and Jay-Z.
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His first studio single was recorded in 2006. However, his serious career started only in 2008. Since that time, he has managed to get to the top of rap industry. TIME Magazine called him One of the seven World Rappers You Should Meet in 2014. Moreover, in Nigeria, Reminisce is considered one of the top three hip-hop artists. He has released three albums and many singles by now.
As for his income, it is also quite impressive. Nevertheless, he claims, he prefers taking care of his house and child instead of wearing jewelries.
It is difficult to say, who's more popular. However, Reminisce receives much more public attention and praise for his songs and point of view. At the same time, Olamide might be called the richest of them. Nevertheless, it is only up to you to decide, who is better and more talented, as both of them deserve our attention.
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