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Ahmed Ololade, professionally known as Asake, is a renowned Nigerian singer and songwriter. He has made a significant impact on the music industry, achieving remarkable success both nationally and internationally.
Asake is signed to YBNL Nation and Empire Distribution, two influential labels in the music industry. His stage name, “Asake,” holds a special meaning as it is derived from his mother’s name, reflecting his deep connection to his roots and family.
Debut Album: “Mr. Money with the Vibe” (September 2022)
In September 2022, Asake released his debut album, “Mr. Money with the Vibe,” which made history by breaking the record for the biggest opening day for an African album on Apple Music at the time. This remarkable achievement catapulted his career to new heights. The album also debuted at number 66 on the prestigious Billboard 200 chart, setting a new standard for Nigerian debut albums on the international stage.
Sophomore Album: “Work of Art” (June 2023)
Building on his initial success, Asake released his sophomore album, “Work of Art,” in June 2023. This album, too, debuted at number 66 on the Billboard 200, demonstrating his consistency and musical prowess.
Asake’s talent has not gone unnoticed on the global stage. In 2019, he received the Break Out Artist of the Year award at the 2022 All Africa Music Awards. He was also nominated as the Best African Music Act at the 2022 MOBO Awards, marking his first international award nomination. Additionally, he received a nomination for Best New International Act at the 2023 BET Awards. The same year, he earned the distinction of being listed as number 5 on the Rolling Stone Music’s Future 25 list, solidifying his status as a rising star in the industry.
Headies Award Win (September 4, 2023)
Asake’s talent and hard work were further recognized when he won the highly coveted Next Rated category at the 2023 Headies Award ceremony on September 4, 2023. As a testament to his success, he walked away with a brand new car, a symbol of his achievements in the music industry.