Nigerian Afro-Pop Artiste, Damilare Omola, better known by his stage name ‘Damilare’ was born in Ilorin, Kwara State, on April 4th, 1995, Damilare is known for his unique, but melodious sound, and energy as a recording artist.
Damilare grew up the last of 4 kids, in Ilorin. He was greatly influenced by greats such as 9ice, Asa & Brymo. He wrote and recorded his first song in 2009, this was prompted by Wizkid’s ‘Love My Baby’, and his friend SHINE produced it. He began music professionally in 2013, writing, recording and sharing these songs online.
He attended Cosmopolitan Primary School in Ilorin, went on to Federal Government College
(F.G.C), Ilorin, and is currently in his final year, studying Performing Arts at the University
In 2016, when he put out a track called “Mosun”, he caught the attention of Tinny
Entertainment CEO, Timilehin ‘Tinny’ Arokodare on Instagram. He got invited to Lagos, to
pass through some recording tests and was officially signed to the label in January 2017.
Damilare’s official debut single under the Tinny Entertainment imprint was released on
October 11th, titled “Shakara” and it was produced by Quebeat.