The year 2019 and recently crossed 2020 blessed the music industry with a lot of fresh new talents and Oxlade is one of such. Born Ikuforiji Abudulrahman Olaitan, the afropop sensation shared his background story via a BBC interview, granting fans an opportunity to know him better.
Here are some facts we got from the Oxlade interview:
1. He lost his mom at the age of three and was raised by his grandmother alongside his brother. According to him, his grandmother’s love for him is one of his biggest motivations.
2. He dropped out of the university in his final year due to a life-threatening8 circumstance but stated that it worked as a blessing in disguise for him due to the fact that it gave him time to focus on his music.
3. He admitted that he felt doomed when the Covid-19 pandemic struck in 2020 as this made him … Read the rest