Korede Bello was born in Lagos, Nigeria. As a child, Korede Bello showed astrong 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, he began performing at local venues and began growing a following. Years after, he was discovered and signed a recording and distribution deal with Mavin Records.
His first single, â€œAfrican Princessâ€, was a country hit and then his first collaboration with label mates â€œDorobucciâ€ became a continent hit and was certified Platinum in Youtube views (Famously known for the â€œKorede Bello Winkâ€).
This was followed by Korede Belloâ€™s second single, â€œCold Outsideâ€, which instantly became another country smash. Korede Bello with a promising and successful music career ahead is recording and getting his debut album ready and has tried his hand at acting, voice overs including guest starring in a radio drama series called Purple Tins (2014). He has a large and loyal fan-base, who are nicknamed â€œBelloversâ€.
Trade Mark & Signature
â˜… Hairstyle aka â€œBellovhairsâ€ â˜… Wink, aka â€œKorede Bello Winkâ€
â˜… Peep, aka â€œKorede Bello Peepâ€
Bellovers; the name hiscore fans go by since his appearance in
the â€œDorobucciâ€ video, have
increased exponentially, Making Korede Bello one of
Africaâ€™ s most desired and promising young acts.
With over 200,000 FOLLOWERâ€™S on Social Media.
His Music appeals more to the Young; teenagers and young adults,
but most recently, gradually growing an older adults. Some core
industry analysts have tagged him as Africaâ€™s
He is an incredible performer and knows how to bring any Arena to life. From performing at private parties to fully packed stadium concerts, he gives nothing less than an electrifying performance!
Brand Power; Korede Bello has also secured endorsement deals with Woodin Nigeria, representing some of Africaâ€™s Top brands. A likelable personality and amazing charisma he posseses. He is expected to be one of Africaâ€™s greatest voices for this generations
Korede Belloâ€™s current single GodWin is currently the #1 on the iTunes music charts (Nigeria) and has spawned a movement that is keeping the song on top of majority of the radio charts and airplay. With three (3) #1 hit solo singles excluding the additional 3 collaborated on singles with label mates; Dorobucci, Adaobi and Looku Looku.
The Young Philanthropist
Korede Bello might be young, but he understands he can make this world a better place. By standing for what is right in the society and doing what he can do to make this world a better place. He has been involved with several non profit organizations including ; Cancer Awareness Projects, charity, and patriotic campaigns .
Most Promising Act To Watch (Nigeria Teens Choice Awards 2014)
â˜… Youth Revelation of the Year Music (Ping Naija Awards 2014)
â˜… Meritorious Award 2013 (Down Syndrome Foundation Nigeria)
â˜… Best Use Of Social Media (Top Naija Music Awards 2012)
â˜… Best Song With A Message (Top Naija Music Awards 2012)
â˜… Most Promising Artist (Top Naija Music Awards 2012)
â˜… Afro Pop Artist Of The Year (Top Naija Music Awards 2012)
â˜… Young Promoter of Cultural Heritage (Gong Africa News Magazine 2012)
â˜… Best R&B SINGLE (Male) (Yem Awards 2012)
â˜… Most Wanted Artiste (Hype Award 2012)
â˜… Indigeneous & Revelation of the Year. (Tush All Youth Awards 2011)
â˜… Most Promising Young Act (Toks Entertainment Awards 2011)