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Yemi Alade’s Background and Education

Nigerian Afro-pop singer and songwriter Yemi Eberechi Alade popularly known as Yemi Alade was born on 13th March, 1989 in Abia State. Her father, James Alade was a police commissioner and a native of Ondo state while her mother Helen Uzoma is from the Igbo tribe of Nigeria. Yemi Alade is the fifth of seven children of Alade's family. 
Yemi Alade started her primary education at Saviour British Primary School and then proceeded to Victory Grammar School in Lagos. She bagged her bachelor degree in Geography from University of Lagos.

Yemi Alade’s Journey to Fame | Music Career 

Yemi Alade became famous in 2009 after emerging as the winner  of the popular Peak Talent Show. Shortly after, she released her first debut single 'Fimisile' meaning 'leave me alone'.

King of Queens

On October 2, 2014, Yemi Alade dropped her first debut studio album (King of Queens) released by Effyzzie Music Group in which Yemi Alade collaborated with producers such as Selebobo, Sizzle Pro, Shady Bizniz, Philkeyz, Young D, GospelOnDeBeatz, DIL, OJB Jezreel, Mr Chidoo, Fliptyce, EL Mcee and Beat Nation.

King of Queens — Yemi Alade's first released debut studio album in 2014

Among all, 'Johnny' was an international hit tune in many countries including Nigeria, Kenya, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, South Africa, Liberia, Uganda and United Kingdom.

Mama Africa 

On March 25th, 2016, Yemi Alade hit the studio with another album, “Mama Africa”  talks about 'The Diary of an African Woman'. The album was released also by Effyzzie Music Group. Mama Africa was produced by GospelOnDeBeatz, Selebobo, Coublon, Philkeys, BeatsByEmzo, Mr Chidoo, Mastercraft and Rotimi Keys.
This album was a follow up to her first album (King of Queens). She featured guest like P-Square, Sauti Sol, Flavour N’anabi, Sarkodie, Rotimi Keys, Selebobo and DJ Arafat. The track includes six singles: ‘Na Gode‘, ‘Ferrari‘, ‘Kom Kom‘, ‘Do As I Do‘, ‘Africa’, and ‘Tumbum.
Mama Africa — Yemi Alade's second released album in 2016

Black Magic

On 15th December 2017, Yemi Alade  dropped another album titled Black Magic released by her record label, Effyzzie Music Group.

Black Magic — Yemi Alade's third released album in 2017

Yemi Alade's past relationships

Yemi Alade with Alexx

The “King of Queens” was alleged to have had a secret romantic relationship with the fair-skinned Nigerian actor and model, Alexx Ekubo. Alexx Ekubo was the guy who played the role of “Johnny the Lover boy” in Yemi’s music video of her single titled “Johnny”. She was asked what her current relationship with Alexx Ekubo is and this is what she had to say; “Alexx is a very cool and lovable guy. He so cute and amazing, I believe that’s why people actually think we dating”.
Yemi Alade with Phyno

Again, Yemi Alade admits to having a crush on the Nigerian rapper, Phyno. She made the confession at the MTV Base real talk where she also talked about the juicy stuff including how she has fallen in love with Phyno. She also mentioned that she is open to the idea of dating Phyno. This was her answer; “Well, as the mama tangerine, if the household tangerine would love that, then yes I would”. It was also rumoured that the two had a secret romantic affair.
Yemi Alade with Flavour

 Yemi Alade also had a feeling for the Enugu entertainer, Flavour N’abania. She made the confession when she was a guest of Star Host on Soundcity. She mentioned that since her early days in the entertainment industry, she had always craved to date Flavour N’abania. This is what she said; “Yes! I have a crush, just like other normal human being. I used to crush on Flavour so much. I had so many things concocted in my head but that is in the past now. I have stopped crushing on him…"

Yemi Alade with Taiye Aliyu

There’s been rumors that Yemi Alade’s manager, Taiye Aliyu is also her ‘boo’ but they have kept it top secret.
According to Linda Ikeji who wrote on her blog ”Sources in the industry swear that their relationship is rock solid. Truth is, Taiye has been grooming Yemi Alade for over a decade now, way before her song Johnny became a hit song, but he’s managed to stay behind the cameras, except when necessary".

It is difficult to believe that Yemi Alade is still single, but such is life. We believe that Yemi Alade will marry as soon as she find a worthy man she will fall deeply fall in love with. Such an incredible woman deserves only sincere love. 

Yemi Alade Net Worth

Yemi Alade is a brand Ambassador to premium brands like Closeup Toothpaste and The Online Jewellery Store, among others. She is also the first female entertainer to hit over one million YouTube subscribers.

News has it that Yemi Alade concert fees is about the highest among the ladies. She is one of the top richest female in the music industry worth millions of dollars.

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