Simisola Ogunleye, the veteran Nigerian singer and songwriter is our spotlight on this edition of Naijaexclusive Artist Focus.
Simi, currently signed to X3M Music has recorded vastly in the aspect of musical success. The singer started her musical career as a gospel singer releasing an album, “Ogaju” in 2008. Coming to limelight in 2014, Simi recorded a tune that caused her recognition, “Tiff” which was nominated in the 2015 Headies Award.
Simi is known to have a sonorous voice and this is one quality you will always find in a singer who is driven by passion. Her songs especially her singles never disappoints to hit the top of the charts. The professional singer have collaborated with prominent music artistes in Nigeria and Africa at large and also performing at the big events.
The 30 year old singer dominates two albums to her name; the first being the gospel “Ogaju”, the second being the pop “Simisola”. Her love and passion for music caused her to bag 12 awards of 28 nominations. Apart from singing and song writing, Simi happens to be a sound engineer, this actually helps her voice sound pleasant. She’s definitely a raw talent.
Furthermore, facts about Simi people don’t know is that she is a graduate of Covenant University where she studied Mass Communication. She was born in Ojuelegba as the last child of four.