Sean KD Biography!!!
Oluseun Komolafe, formally known as kdogg, whom recently rebranded his artiste name to Sean KD is a son of a professor and he has got it going on in the music world. His unique voice and his versatile, undeniable, talent have taken him to the front of the pack making him stand out amongst others in today’s music industry. His genre can simply be described as “Afro-RnB-Hiphop” and as far as he can remember, he has been feeling music since he was 13yrs old. Growing up haven being inspired by fellow Legends in the likes of Bob Marley, Fela , R-kelly ,Boys 2 Men & to name a few
He derived the nick name ”Kdogg” from when he was in secondary school at Federal Government College Sokoto by his mates that saw the talent in him. He used to mime and rap like Snoop Dogg back in the days in school for fun but little did he know that singing and song writing is one of his strongest abilities. The ”K” was extracted from his surname ”KOMOLAFE”.
This artist studied industrial relations at the University of Ibadan before he proceeded to continue at Greenwich school of management England, where he studied Business administration.
His first professional recording was in the year 2000 when he featured in one his brother’s song (”NA TODAY” by KOMO BLASTIC) which had enough buzz. Since then, he had more good feelings towards developing much in his talent.
He left the shores of Lagos to London in August 2000, shortly after he studied a Diploma course at the University of Ibadan, on the grounds of what he describes as a ”change of environment”.
While in the UK he studied and worked hard, still keeping his focus on that someday he will be returning into the music scene which he eventually embanked on in 2005 by setting up his independent record label ”OKSOUNDZ MUSIC FACTORY’’ in London UK, with a mission & vision of discovering artiste as well as developing and brushing their art into the lime light.
He began recording his music all the way and in 2007 he decided to make a big move that some people within the entertainment scene in the Diaspora then were spectacle of making at the time. He eventually established Oksoundz Music Factory in Lagos Nigeria where he sees as his base, He built a world class recording studio where artiste & cooperate firms have been able to achieve their various projects. He has been able to work and produce for the likes of Olu maintain, Terry G, Buchi the gospel singer and a lot more but to name a few. He eventually released his first album ”PASSION +PAIN= PROGRESS” ( P3) in 2010 under the name of “Kdogg” then.
Following the release of his 1st album, he had to follow up on one of his visions, and as a growing entrepreneur he established one of the first, newly formed Music Educational Institution in Nigeria called ” CREATIVE MINDS MUSIC INSTITUTE ” (CMMI LAGOS), An institution where aspiring music producers or musicians can acquire top class quality training in the fields of Audio Engineering and Music Production. This institution was established in 2011 and it’s currently in full operation.
In 2013 he released a single titled “Control MII” both on audio-Visual levels and the song was loved by many of his fans across the globe.
In 2014 he further set up and established a visual studio called Vstudio701 in order to put efforts to the arm of his independent record company and also provide extended services in the field of producing visual contents for customers.
Currently his record company is managing a newly signed talented female act by the name MO’Diva currently under the umbrella of Oksoundz Music Factory which Sean KD happens to be the Executive Producer. Mo’Divas current Hit single “Gbemirele” is trending at the moment.
Sean KD is not just a talented music recording artist, entertainer and producer, but he can also be seen as a fast growing Entrepreneur in the music industry to watch out for as he has dedicated time through God’s grace to set a standard in today’s music and entertainment world. His latest single “Let it go” an inspirational song is set to rock the airways.
His words in describing Music : Music is the outlet of our feelings from the body & soul.