Mike Adeyemo

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Mike Adeyemo also known as Olumuyiwa (born August 25, 1983), professionally known as Truth, is a Nigerian singer and businessman. He sings gospel music His businesses are Truth Records and WTL Investors Inc.[1][2]

Mike Adeyemo
Born25th August 1983
Lagos, Nigeria
NationalityNigeria
EducationDegree at Bowie State University
Alma materBowie State University

Prince Georges Community College

University of Phoenix
OccupationSinger
 &
Businessman
Known forOlumuyiwa

Early life and education[change | change source]

Adeyemo was born in Lagos, Nigeria. He moved to Maryland, United States, when he was 15. He went to Duval High School. Then he went to Bowie State University, Prince Georges Community College, UMUC, and the University of Phoenix.[3][4]

Career[change | change source]

Adeyemo started a music career when he joined Angelican Church Imesi Ekiti's choir. In 2004, he started a music label called Jill Entertainment. The performer Slim-mo joined label. The next year, Adeyemo and Slim-Mo made an album, The Struggle.[4]

He then founded Jil Inc., a marketing and promotion company. It was a sub-division of Jill Entertainment. The customers included Young Buck from G-UNIT, Jamaican artist Lady-Saw. This company failed during the 2008 economic recession.[4][5]

Adeyemo started WTL Investors Inc. It had the subsidiaries WTL Wireless Solutions, WTL Tags & Title, and WTL Pack & Ship. He founded Truth Records in Nigeria and signed four underground artists. Adeyemo signed himself under the record label as well. He released his debut single, "Hallelujah," under the stage name "TRUTH." He sang the song with Samklef, a Nigerian producer and singer. He released another single, "Bigger Man."[6][7][1][4]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Life Of Mike 'Truth' Adeyemo, The Perfect Example of "When There's a Will, There's a Way"". BBN Community. 2020-06-16. Retrieved 2020-09-10.
  2. Miranda Zakamarok (2020-07-14). "Story Narrating Strength and Self-belief, Mike 'Truth' Adeyemo, Motivator of the Youth". WhiteOut Press. Retrieved 2020-09-10.
  3. "A NIGERIAN-BORN ENTREPRENEUR & MUSIC ARTIST, TRUTH, SERVES AS AN EPITOME OF PATIENCE & PERSEVERANCE FOR THE YOUTH". Vents Magazine. Retrieved 2020-09-10.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 "Failures Are Just a Step Forward Towards Success - Mike 'Truth' Adeyemo, Motivating The Ones At The Verge of Giving Up". Fooyoh Entertainment!. Retrieved 2020-09-10.
  5. "Why I Set Up Truth Records – Mike Adeyemo". Top Celebrities Magazine. 2018-04-05. Retrieved 2020-09-10.
  6. "World Premiere: Hellujah by Truth x Samklef – FixupNaija". Retrieved 2020-09-10.
  7. "BRINGING PEOPLE ONE STEP CLOSER TO SUCCESS, – MIKE 'TRUTH' ADEYEMO, ENCOURAGING AND MOTIVATING PEOPLE ACROSS THE GLOBE". Mynewsfit. 2020-06-24. Retrieved 2020-09-10.