Today is the birthday of fast rising singer Adekunle Gold, and legendary Nigerian rapper Terry Tha Rapman.
Adekunle Gold real name is Adekunle Kosoko. He was born into a royal family. The singer graduated with a Higher National Diploma in Arts & Design from Lagos state Polytechnic.
At the age of 15 Adekunle Gold wrote his first song. In 2014 he disbanded a music group he formed while in school and went solo. Later that year he released his debut single ‘Sade’ in 2014.
Shortly after, Adekunle Gold was signed to YBNL. With successive singles ‘Orente’, and ‘Pick Up’, he is a fast rising star in the music scene.
Foremost Nigerian rapper Terry Tha Rapman born Terry Terhemba Madaki is the first child with two other siblings.
He started rapping in 1991, when he was known as Terrific. In 1995 he changed his stage name to Terry Tha Rapman.
T.R has released three albums, Tha Rap Manifestation, Tha Rapman Beginz and Boyz Are Not Smilin’.
In 2010 he won the Headies Award for Best Rap Single.
Happy birthday T.R and Adekunle Gold!