Wednesday, 8 July 2015

KOREDE BELLO | Rising Star To Know About


The Marvin young super star singer Korede Bello was born in Lagos, Nigeria. 

He is student of Mass communication at the Nigerian institute of journalism.
He started performing on stage at the age of seven, staged named African Prince.
Growing up he showed strong interest in Dance, Music and as well play musical instruments.
When Korede Bello got into secondary school, as a young talented singer at age 13, he entered a school talent competition and won which gave him a career path in writing songs.

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.

The rising star whose genre is soul music drew his inspiration from Asa and Tuface idibia.
Korede who is yet to get an album released a song called ‘Forever’ which was loved by some Don Jazzy's friends who later  introduced him to Don Jazzy.
Don Jazzy invited Korede and his manager Casmir, to his studio,  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 on February 28, 2014, where he released his first single titled “African Princess.” which featured donjazzy.
After his performance in Mavins "Dorobucci" , which became a continental hit, his fan base exponentially tripled and his popularity increased which won the admiration of many ladies.. Especially with the wink everyone was crazy about. Making Korede Bello one of Africa’ s most desired and promising young acts with over 200,000 FOLLOWER’S on Social Media.
This was followed by Korede Bello’s second single, “Cold Outside”, which instantly became another country smash.
He has a large and loyal fan-base, who are nicknamed “Bellovers”.

In 2015 Korede released a banging 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 further increasing his fan base in Nigeria and abroad to far maximum.

Korede has bagged various awards and nominations such as
★ Most Promising Act To Watch (Nigeria Teens Choice Awards 2014)
★ Youth Revelation of the Year Music (Ping Naija Awards 2014)
★ Meritorious Award 2013 (Down Syndrome Foundation Nigeria)
★ Best Use Of Social Media (Top Naija Music Awards 2012)
★ Best Song With A Message (Top Naija Music Awards 2012)
★ Most Promising Artist (Top Naija Music Awards 2012)
★ Afro Pop Artist Of The Year (Top Naija Music Awards 2012)
*He was nominated as Next Rated Music Artiste Peak awards 2011,
*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 is Also An AFRICA PEACE YOUTH AMBASSADOR.
*MELJENSTIN YOUTH AMBASSADOR
*He won the Young Promoter of Cultural Heritage, The Gong Africa News Magazine 2012.

For endorsements Korede Bello signed a multimillion Naira endorsement deal with popular telecom company GLO on the 1st of July 2015. Making him one of the certified ambassadors of Globacom.
This young songster has really gotten his own alert with these achievements so far with chart topping songs like
#African Princess, #GODWIN, #Jingle Bell, #Cold Outside, #Looku Looku, #Dorobucci & #Adaobi

At the moment with his religious upbringing and guidance there no scandals amidst so many female admirers around him.

FULL NAME: Korede Bello

DATE OF BIRTH: Born 29th of february 1996

OCCUPATION: Singer,Instrumentalist

MARITAL STATUS: NOT MARRIED



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