Yemi Alade

Yemi Alade

Yemi Eberechi Alade, better known by her stage name Yemi Alade, is an award-winning Nigerian afro pop/ R&B artiste, song-writer, composer, actress and entertainer. She is popularly referred to as the “ghen ghen babe” and “the Yoruba-Ibo girl” by virtue of her electrifying stage- craft, music, edgy and un-matched style, evolving African style and her bi-tribal descent. Yemi Alade has won numerous awards and competitions; like the Peak Talent Show in 2009 which gave her the platform to launch her mainstream musical career. In mid-2012, Yemi Alade signed a deal with Effyzzie Music Group and started working with hit producers DJ Klem, D’tunes, E-Kelly, Sizzle Pro, Fliptyce and renowned South African producer Garth. Shortly afterwards she released her successful single “Ghen”. Yemi Alade released the music video for ‘Johnny’ in March of 2014 to critical acclaim, gaining almost 2 million YouTube views in 3 months. ‘Johnny’ quickly became an international smash hit as the single dominated, topped music charts and became an anthem in countries like Tanzania, Kenya, Ghana, South Africa, Liberia, Uganda, Zimbabwe, The United Kingdom and more. Towards the end of 2014, Yemi Alade her highly-anticipated debut album, King Of Queens.