Real Names – Adedamola Adefolahan
Stage Name : Fireboy DML
Age(2019) – 23 Years
Date Of Birth – Born 5th Of February, 1996
State Of Origin – Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria
Nationality – Nigerian
Occupation – Musician, songwriter, Afro-pop singer
Record Label(s) – YBNL
Networth(2019) – Coming soon
You can’t be a lover of Nigerian hip-hop and Afro-pop music and you haven’t listened to a song titled “Jealous” by Fireboy, at least there is a chance that you have heard this song which is currently trending in Nigeria today enjoying air-wave and played in many homes.
Are you a fan of Fireboy DML and you want to know everything about the YBNL artiste? then continue reading because we are going to be focusing on his biography on this piece. We have received a lot of request from the readers of this blog that we should write about Fireboy DML biography. If you have been waiting and anticipating this content then here you have it. We will be using this opportunity to introduce Fireboy DML to the enter world especially the hip-hop and Afro-pop music lovers.
Background and Life
Born Adedamola Adefolahan but widely known as Fireboy DML or simply “Fireboy”, is a Nigerian born Afro-pop singer and songwriter is now one of the biggest meat in Nigeria music industry. The talented singer hails from Ogun State, South-Western Nigeria. Adedamola Adefolahan was born on 5th of February, 1996 into the family of the Adefolahan’s in Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria.
Adedamola Adefolahan aka Fireboy DML attended primary and secondary education in Abeokuta, Ogun State, South-Western Nigeria. After completing his formal education, he bagged a degree in English language from the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife .
Career and Style
Fireboy officially started singer at a very tender age in churches and schools. He started manifesting his love for music while studying at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife and he became widely known in the school. His break through came into place when his talent was noticed YBNL boss Olamide Baddo. Fast forward to October 2018, Fireboy DML was signed into YBNL by Olamide who is also the Chief Executive Officer of the record label. Just few hours after the news broke, Olamide confirmed this development vis his Instagram page.
According to reports, Fireboy was signed into YBNL with the aim of replacing Adekunle Gold who departed the label after releasing his debut album titled “LIFE“. The singer revealed that 2019 was also one of the best years for his career as many good things happened in his life. He went on to released his most famous single/track titled “Jealous“. The song – Jealous gained publicity and was widely accepted by his fans and lovers of Nigerian Afro-pop music.
According to music charts, his single has also made it to top 5 of almost all listings and music billboard charts right now. In a chart with the singer, he revealed that the record was from a place of experience. Which implies that he has once been jealous over his girl, no wonder it was such a good song.
- Don’t Say No
- Give Me Love
- You’II Be Fine
- What If I Say
Social Media Profiles
- Facebook – facebook.com/fireboydml
- Twitter – @fireboydml
- Instagram – @fireboydml
- YouTube – Fireboy DML