Simi

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Simi
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Background information
Birth nameSimisola Bolatito Ogunleye
Born (1988-04-19) April 19, 1988 (age 31)
Surulere, Lagos State, Nigeria
Genres
OccupationsSinger-songwriter, vocalist
InstrumentsVocals
Years active2006–present
LabelsX3M
Associated acts

Simisola Bolatito Ogunleye (born (1988-04-19)April 19, 1988), also known as Simi, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter best known for her hit singles "Tiff" and "Jamb Question". She is signed to X3M Music since 2014[1]

Early life[change | change source]

Simi was born in Surulere, Lagos State. She graduated from Covenant University where she majored in Mass Communication.

Career[change | change source]

In 2006, Simi released her first project titled Ogaju, a gospel music studio album that was entirely produced by Samklef.[2]

In 2014, Simi released an EP tited Restless, a 5-track cover of popular international songs which earned her a record deal with X3M Music in April 2014.[3][4]

References[change | change source]

  1. Sakoh, Makale (4 April 2016). "Simi: The New Face Of Alternative Music". The Guardian Life Magazine. Retrieved 4 May 2016.
  2. "'Female artistes don't have to expose their bodies to be successful'-Tiff crooner, Simi". Encomium Magazine. Retrieved 3 May 2016.
  3. "DOWNLOAD:DOWNLOAD: Simi - Restless EP –notjustOk". notjustOk. Retrieved 3 May 2016.
  4. "Why I do love songs – Simi". Vanguard News. 17 March 2016. Retrieved 3 May 2016.