Undoubtedly, one of the best producer in Nigerian who truly deserves several accolades, Killertunes is yet another fast rising talent that could be the next big thing in the industry.
He has proven beyond reasonable doubt that he is simply the best at what he does.
He always comes through with evolving sounds, making every party a lively one for Nigerians.
Talk of his intro “Shabalista”, its a catchy slogan that would grab your attention at the first instance.
He’s got a magic finger on every song he produces.
Killertunes with the real name as Daniel Otaniye Olaye is an award winning Nigerian producer born on June 22, 1986.
He was born and raised in in Benin City, Edo State.
He is also from a family of 5.
Killertunes started music production while in secondary school where he developed his passion.
He moved down to Lagos to pursue his career where he got to meet DJ Spinall and was signed to The Cap music. He had produced most of the songs on DJ Spinall’s “Iyanu” album.
Within a space of 4 years, he has been able to move to the top with every artiste having a desire to jump on his beat.
He was first known for trending free beats online.
Came to limelight for producing Wizkid and Mut4y’s “Manya”.
His consistency has made him one of the most sought after producer.
He is the producer behind most of Nigeria’s top hit songs such as Kizz Daniel’s “Yeba” and Wizkid’s “Manya” and “Fake Love” alongside Duncan Mighty, Joeboy “Beginning“, Olamide’s “Motigbana”, Kizz Daniel’s “Baba”, Mayorkun “Bobo”, Kiss Daniel “Sofa”, Timaya and Don Jazzy “I Concur”.
The name-tag “Shabalistica” on every song is just like a ginger for every artist.
- Alhaja Riddim
- Gorilla Riddim
- El Padrino
Awards & Nominations
Killertunes won The Headies Award for Producer of the Year.
He has got numerous nominations such as City People Music Award for Music Producer of the Year, Nigeria Entertainment Award for Music Producer of the Year, Top Naija Music Award for Best Music.
Killertunes earn from the money he charges per production.
He is believed to have an estimated net worth of $600,000.
Social Media Profile
- Instagram @killertunes_tii
- Twitter @Killertunes_Tii