Oludemilade Martin Alejo, well known by his stage as Ycee (sometimes spelled YCee), was born in Nigeria on January 29, 1993. He rose to fame after receiving two nominations for the 2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards for his song “Condo,” which incorporates Patoranking’s vocals. He was also a nominee for Next Rated at The Headies 2016 and Best Artist in African Pop at the 2015 All Africa Music Awards. Sony Music offered Ycee a record deal in October 2016, but he ended his relationship with the company in February 2018.
Quick Review About Ycee Profile
- Full Name: Oludemilade Martin Alejo
- Stage Name: Ycee
- Date Of Birth: January 29, 1993
- Place Of Birth: Lagos State, Nigeria
- Occupation: Rapper, Songwriter
- Genre: Afrobeat
- Year Active: 2012
- Net Worth: $1.5 million
Early life and education
Festac Town, a housing development in Lagos State, Nigeria, is where Ycee was born. At the Dr. Soyemi Memorial Nursery and Primary School, he finished his basic education. His secondary education was completed at the Nigerian Navy Secondary School in Ojo. Ycee attended the University of Lagos to study marine biology.
In 2012, Ycee launched his music career as an underground rapper. With Tinny Entertainment, he agreed to a record deal. After being accepted to the University of Lagos, he briefly stopped playing music because of his obligations to his academic career. The critically acclaimed song “Condo” by Ycee was released in May 2015; it was nominated for the 2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards’ Best Collaboration of the Year and Best Music Video of the Year. He released the number-one single “Jagaban” on July 20, 2015. He was asked to be a part of the remix by Nigerian rapper Olamide. After being nominated for Revelation of the Year at the 2015 MTV Africa Music Awards, he garnered more recognition. Additionally, he was a nominee for Best
Ycee Net Worth
He is regarded as one of Nigeria’s top rappers. The anticipated Ycee net worth for the year 2022 is $1,500,000.
Ycee List of Album
The First Wave EP
Late Night Vibrations
Ycee Vs Zaheer
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