Most of you really may not know much of him but you sure might have heard of him, perhaps you are just hearing the name “Ola Dips” for the very first name .
His real name is Oladipupo Olabode Oladimeji better known as Ola Dips , he is an indigenous rapper born and bred in Ogun State . He was born on the 24th of March 1995.
Ola Dips is a talented rapper , an upcoming rapper who drew inspiration from late Dagrin and some other Nigerian rappers . Looking into the Nigeria Music Industry, Ola Dips is one of the upcoming rapper that have come to stay because right about now his talent is really speaking out for him . Ola dips started his music career back in the year 2012 with his first mic -appearance on SUCCESSFUL (a Drake Ft. Trey Songz cover).
Ola Dips once revealed that he has been influenced by the likes of late Dagrin ,2face Idibia, Olamide, Reminisce, 9ice, Lord of Ajasa, D’banj and few others , he revealed that they are the source of his inspiration and guide to his musical journey . The indigenous rapper became famous after winning Kokomaster D’banj’s ‘King is here’ competition , this award earned him a record deal as he is currently signed to Edge Records, a record owned by one of Nigeria’s best rapper , Reminisce. Ola Dips aka Omo Iya Aje has performed live on several big stages giving him the opportunity to perform with other major stars in the Nigeria Music Industry . Ola Dips has been to some neighbouring African countries couple of times for show . The talented rapper started out underground and was becoming known before he got signed to reminisce record label, Edge Records . His music has gained massive acceptance and he is obviously the street favourite . He has recently become famous and his rap style is being enjoyed by the street which he represents.
At some point when Ola Dips was not signed on to any record label , YBNL C.E.O, Olamide Baddo confirms his admiration for the young rapper, but insists he would love some competition, He further said that He shares almost the same style with “Chinko Ekun“, which is one major reason he has not sign him . Olamide said he can’t sign two artistes with thesame style or with little difference as it will have an adverse implication on their career . If he had to sign him , it then means one of then would changes style which the outcome can not be predicted .
He eventually got signed by Remininsce, into the record label Edge/ Les Roses Rogues.
OYA celebrates “Ola dips” as he is featured on this week’s OYA NEXT RATED.