The young rising YBNL star Ademola Adefolayan popularly known as Fireboy is a promising artist, he was signed to Olamide’s (Baddo) record label “yahoo boy no laptop”(YBNL) in 2019. He is from the Abeokuta in Ogun State and also studied the English Language at Obafemi Awolowo University.
His first album titled Laughter, Tears, and Goosebumps was released in 2019. He also won Listener’s Choice and was nominated for Song of the Year for “Jealous” at the 2020 Soundcity MVP Awards Festival.
He also wins 5 out of the 8 categories he was nominated for at 2021 headies. He started his music career as a church choir and later expand it to the world. He developed an interest in music when he was in the higher institution at Obafemi Awolowo University. His first hit single “Jealous” was released in March 2019 under YBNL.
His style of music mixed with the coalition of Afro-pop, pop, and R&B.
- His real name is Adedamola Adefolahan
- He was born 5 February 1996
- Hw was born and grew up at Ogun State
- Occupation: Singer, Songwriter
- Genres: R&B, Afrobeats
- website: fireboydml.com
These 7 things are what you need to know about Fireboy
- The full meaning of DML is his name Damola
- His best friend is Oxlade
- He loves to paint his fingernails black
- He is 25 years of age
He recently released his 17-track album titled Apollo. He now has two albums to his name. Laughter, Tears, and Goosebumps
- Net worth is 20 million Naira
- He has won 6 awards so far, 5 at headies and 1 at the 2020 Soundcity MVP Awards Festival.
- He acquires a house of his own in Lagos on 12 March 2021
- He presently owns 3 cars namely:
- Toyota RAV4
- Mercedes Benz GLK
- Rolls Royce