Ycee Profile (key)
- Real Name: Oludemilade Martin Alejo
- Date Of Birth: January 29, 1993
- Place of Birth: Lagos state, Nigeria
- Genres: Afropop, hip hop
- Religion: Christian
Early Life & Education
Ycee who was born in Festac town in Lagos state part of Nigeria attended Dr Soyemi Memorial Nursery and primary school for his basic education.
He completed his secondary education at the Nigerian Navy school, Ojo and also went on to study Marine Biology at the University of Lagos.
The Nigeria hip hop force started his music career as far back as 2012 where he began as an underground rapper before he got signed by Tinny entertainment.
Although he took some time off music after gaining admission into the University but made a comeback with the release of the single ‘Condo”.
He also released another single “Jagaban” which brought him to limelight having enjoyed a massive airplays, including Olamide who requested to feature in the remix.
Albums & Songs
The First Wave – Jagaban, Link Up featuring Reekado Banks, Juice Ft Maleek Berry, Say By Bye Ft Eugy, Omo Alhaji, Panda Cover, Smile on me
Awards & Nominations
- 2015, Nominated for Best collaboration of the year at 2015 Nigeria Entertainment awards
- Nominated for Revelation of the year at 2015 MTV Africa Music awards
- Nominated for Best Artist in African pop at 2015 All Africa Music Awards
- Won Rookie of the year at the Headies 2015
- Nominated for Next Rated at the Headies 2016
- Won Best African hip hop act at AFRIMA 2017
Ycee have and estimated net worth of $1.5 million USD.
Social Media Profile
- Instagram: @iam_ycee
- Twitter: @iam_YCEE