Lil Kesh Net Worth 2017 | Age & Biography
Lil Kesh has literally become a household name in Nigeria. The ‘Shoki’ crooner has indeed paved his way into the hearts of Nigerians with his unique music and style. So its not suprising that fans are interested in knowing what is Lil Kesh Net worth , age, biography, awards and much more
- Real Name : Ololade Keshinro
- Stage Name : Lil Kesh
- Record Label : Y.A.G.I Records ( YAGI ) / YBNL
- Date of Birth : 14th March 1995 ( Lil Kesh Age )
- State of Origin / Place of Birth : Lagos State
His real name Ololade Keshinro, was born on the 14th March, 1995 in Lagos state Nigeria. He grew up in the suburban Bariga area of Lagos State. After his primary school education, he had his secondary school education at Stockbridge College, Bariga. Lil Kesh is a Bariga boy and is never ashamed to show it. He loved dancing and adopted rapping after watching some of his peers do rap. He rose to stardom from his legendary rapping styles.
He is currently studying Linguistics in Lagos State University (UNILAG), and he intends to go full time into music by the time he is done with his studies. Despite being a musician and a student, he has been able to juggle both sides successfully.
His music career started slowly in 2012 when he was still rapping among his peers in Bariga until the release of “Lyrically”, a hit single.
Keshinro joined YBNL (Yahoo Boy No Laptop) with the help of his friend, Viktoh, an Edo state born singer, who also signed a deal with the label. In April 2014, Kesh signed a two-year recording contract with YBNL when his boss, Olamide discovered the extraordinary talent he portrayed in ‘Lyrically’.
He released an album, YAGI in March, 2016. The album featured guest appearances from notable musicians such as Olamide, Phyno, Davido, Adekunle Gold, YCEE, Nigerian-American rap superstar, Wale, Viktoh and Patoranking. The album was widely accepted.
In April 2016, Lil Kesh established his own record label, YAGI Records, an acronym for “Young And Getting It” after his contract with YBNL expired. YAGI is still being managed by YBNL.
Lil Kesh Awards
In 2014, he was nominated in the Best Street-Hop Artiste category at The Headies dat year. In 2015, his single, “Shoki Remix”, got him nominated in the Best New Act to Watch and the Hottest Single of the Year categories at the 2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards. He was also nominated in the highly controversial ‘Next Rated’ category of the 2015 Headies awards alongside popular musicians like Mavin crew’s Reekado Banks & Korede Bello and G Worldwide’s Kiss Daniel. His loss at the January 2016 awards was no small issue as his then label boss, Olamide fired shots at the Mavins while expressing his displeasure with the outcome of the winner.
Lil kesh has signed various endorsement deals with organizations such as sure bet. He is said to be worth about $1 million.
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