Born and raised in suburbs of Lagos, Nigeria and the last of 6 siblings, Awele Uzoma Mekwunye has always had a penchant for words, gaining popularity in school for composing and selling love letters from the young age of 11.
Drawing inspiration from R&B greats, Awele found a new way to express himself by giving a voice to his lovely write ups. He also went on to work with award winning Music producer, Samklef for over 2 years where he learnt Music production.
Awele is a singer, songwriter and music producer. Now 21, Awele begins his foray into the music industry and is now ready to take the world.
Watch the video to his song, “Upstairs” featuring Star Morris and shot in the slums of Makoko.
Not your usual music video right? What do you think?
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