Asake Biography — Ahmed Ololade popularly known as Asake or Mr Money, is a Nigerian Afrobeat singer, songwriter and performer.
He was born on January 13 1995 in Lagos State. Asake is from the South Western part of Nigeria and is Yoruba by Tribe.
This article will contain information about Asake Biography, Real Name, Age, State of origin, Songs, Education, Career, relationship and Net Worth.
Asake Profile / Biography
Real Name: Ahmad Ololade Asake
Nickname: Mr Money
Date of Birth: January 13, 1995
Age: 27 Years
State of Origin: Lagos State
Height: 1.82 m
Occupation : Singer, Songwriter
Net Worth : $100,000
Born on January 13, 1995, Ahmad Ololade otherwise known as Asake or Mr Money, is a Nigerian Afropop musician.
He grew up Lagos and was raised by his Yoruba parents, Mr and Mrs Ololade. His mother was a teacher while his father is a business man.
Asake started learning how to dance from an early age. He started performing and showcasing yes love for music while in High School.
Mr Money or Asake as he is often called, studied Theatre and Performing Arts from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile- Ife Osun State.
Asake Music Career
Shortly after Asake released his freestyle “Lady” in 2020, the song went viral which introduced him in to music lovers.
The song became so popular that prominent that it caught the attention of Nigerian influencers and celebrities such as Sydney Talker, NastyBlaq and Broda Shaggi.
Following the sucess and response to “Lady”, Asake released a new single “Mr Money” the same year, which earned him three nominations at City People Choice Award.
He received two of the three nominations, including the title of Most Popular Song of the Year. He also featured in Broda Shaggi song “Star” and DJ Exclusive “Gegeti”
Later, collaborated with Afrobeats artists Zlatan and Peruzzi on the remix for his 2020 smash track “Mr Money.”
The song earned him the nickname “Mr Money”. I’m 2021, Asake signed to Olamide’s YBNL music record label.
In February 2022, Asake was unveiled as the newest member of the label. Following the announcement, Asake later, released his self titled EP “ Ololade Asake”.
The EP became a huge success as it reached number 1 on Apple Top Album Music, earning him his first number one.
Also, the project became a hit with songs like Omo Ope, Sungba, Trabaye, and Baba God topping music charts.
As a performer, Asake has performed in numerous music shows and festival since his EP debut, making him one of the fastest raising stars in Nigerian music industry.
Shortly after the release of his EP, Asake recorded the remix of Sungba with Grammy Award winning artist Burna Boy.
The song went on to top the charts for weeks in different music streaming platforms. It also became one of the biggest remix single of 2022.
Following the success of Sungba remix, Asake released “Palazzo” a collaboration with DJ Spinall. The song also became a hit!
On 13 of May 2022, Asake released another single “Peace Be Unto You” which became a hit! Earning him more than 5 hit songs since signing to YBNL.
Indeed, Asake is a hit maker! He is currently one of the hottest and popping Nigerian fast raising singers in 2022.
Here are list of songs and projects released by Asake since his musical career.
Olomode Asake EP
and Baba God
Palazzo with DJ Spinall
Bandana with Fire Boy
Asake is not in any relationship known to the public as he keeps he’s personal life private. He is officially single.
You can follow Asake on Instagram @asakemusic while on Twitter @Asakemusik
Asake Net Worth is estimated to be about $100,000
Asake Nomination and Award
Nigerian singer Asake was nominated for New Best International Act at the BET Awards 2023 alongside South African singers Uncle Waffles, Papi Cooper and Cameron singer Libianca.
However, Cameroon singer Libianca beats him and others to win the New Best International Act hosted on June 25 2023.