Korede Bello is a Nigerian singer and songwriter who is currently signed to Mavin Records.
Koredo Bello was born on 29 February, 1996. He is best known for his hit single “Godwin”, a semi-gospel and pop song which topped many music charts in Nigeria.
Koredo Bello Biography/Life History
Korede which means “Harvest” in English was born in Lagos State, Nigeria, where he completed his primary and secondary school education.
He started performing at the age of 7 and went by the stage name African Prince. While in primary school, Korede Bello went on to write his first song after forming a music group with a friend.
As a child, Korede Bello showed a strong interest in Dance and Music, teaching himself to play many instruments.
At 7, he began performing on stages and entered his school talent competition at the age of 13, and placed first Taking on singing and performing as a career path.
Bello started music professionally by recording songs in the studio while in secondary school, and eventually released his first single “Forever“.
He studied Mass Communication at the Nigerian Institute of Journalism and holds a National Diploma certificate.
He is currently running his Higher National Diploma in same Institute of Journalism, Ogba, Lagos. Korede Bello is an Associate Member of the Institute of Information Management.
Koredo Bello Music Career and Mavin Records Deal
Bello was introduce to Don Jazzy by his manager Casmir Uwaegbute after which they recorded some songs together which got Don Jazzy impressed.
On 28 February 2014, he got signed to Mavin Records under which he has recorded popular songs like “African Princess” and “Godwin“.
He is currently working on his first studio album and cites Asa and 2face Idibia as people he draws inspiration from.
Korede became one of Africa’s promising acts after his infamous “Korede Bello wink” in the music video for “Dorobucci“, a chart-topping song by Mavin Records artistes.
African Princess – 2014
Dorobucci – (with Don Jazzy Tiwa Savage, Dr SID, D’Prince, Reekado Banks and Di’Ja) – 2014
Adaobi (with Don Jazzy, Reekado Banks and Di’Ja)
Cold Outside – 2014
Looku Looku (with Don Jazzy Tiwa Savage, Dr SID, D’Prince, Reekado Banks and Di’Ja) – 2014
Jingle Bell – 2014
Godwin – 2015
Jantamanta (with Don Jazzy Tiwa Savage, Dr SID, D’Prince, Reekado Banks and Di’Ja) – 2015
Romantic (with Tiwa Savage) – 2015
Mungo Park – 2016
One & Only – 2016
Do Like That – 2016
Koredo Bello Award and Nominations
2014 Nigeria Teen Choice Awards 2014 Most Promising Music Act To Watch Himself Won
2015 4th Annual Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards Best Song of the Year “Godwin” Won
2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards Hottest Single of The Year Nominated
Best New Act Himself Nominated
2016 The Headies 2015 Best Pop Single “Godwin” Won
Song of The Year Nominated
Next Rated Himself Nominated
2016 City People Entertainment Awards Pop Artiste of the Year Himself Won
2016 Nigeria Entertainment Awards Best Collaboration “Romantic” (featuring Tiwa Savage) Nominated
Awards Compiled by Wikipedia and Information from Koredo official website
If you want to add anything to Koredo Bello Biography, Awards, Life History just use the comment box and we will update it.