Here's Part Of Omah Lay's Biography

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Omah Lay is a well-known Nigerian singer best known for his hit "You," which helped him break into the Nigerian music industry. The song is from his debut album, "Get Layd," which was a big success for the young musician.


Omah Lay is one of Nigeria's most talented afro-beat producers, as seen by his song "You." On YouTube alone, the song has received over 7.4 million views. He also collaborated with 6LACK, an American rapper, on a remix of his hit "Damn."

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Career


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According to the singer, he began singing at the age of 15 and then became a producer for a long time before returning to singing.


Omah Lay's music has been described as a cross between Burna Boy and Wizkid in one voice. His style can be described as Afro-Fusion.

Hello Brother and Do Not Disturb, both released in 2019, marked his entry into the music arena, but "You" and "Bad Influence," both from his debut EP Get Layd, captured everyone's attention.

Following the positive response to both tracks, Omah Lay released the Get Layd EP on May 22, which included songs like Damn, LoLo, and Ye Ye Ye, and rudder-stamped the validation of his skill.

His first single, which was released on February 14, 2020, was widely streamed across all major music platforms and reached the top of several charts, including the Cool FM Tastemakers' chart and the Soundcity Top 20.

Native Mag recommended Omah Lay as an artist to watch in 2020 on their March episode of 'Fresh Meat.'

Omah Lay, who is signed to Dvpper Music, is the first African artist to be featured in Apple Music's Africa Rising Initiative, a music and video streaming platform.

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Discography


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Omah Lay has been recording music since before his big break in 2020, with songs like "Hello Brother" and "Do Not Disturb" published in 2019.


His debut 5-track EP "Get Layd," which was published on May 23, 2020, has racked up millions of streams on various streaming platforms across the world and is still growing.

During the Tastemakers' chart, the project was included on Soundcity's Top 20 as well as Cool Fm 96.6Fm radio station.

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Awards and accolades


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Omah Lay's debut EP, Get Layd, was an instant commercial success, becoming the most listened Afrobeat album at the time on digital platforms such as Audiomack, Deezer, and Apple Music. Omah Lay was named Apple Music's Favorite New Artiste of June in Africa for the EP.


Omah Lay was named the first star of Apple's Africa Rising Campaign, which identifies and promotes African talent across the continent and beyond, on Friday, July 3, 2020. There are rumors that the great singer may win the 'Rookie of the Year' award at the next Headies, and faithful fans can't wait to see it.

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Omah Lay's girlfriend and family

When Diamond Platnumz traveled to Kenya to play, Omah Lay was rumored to be dating Tanasha Donna, Diamond Platnumz's ex. According to the newspaper, they were seen together before and after his performance in Nairobi. Omah Lay and Tanasha both denied the allegations, maintaining that their encounter was normal. Omah Lay is no longer married and has no children. That is all we know about Omah Lay's biography at the moment. If something changes, we'll keep you informed. Keep an eye on this space for further updates on the music industry.

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Net Worth

The fast-rising Nigerian musician and songwriter was detained in Uganda, joining a long list of famous celebrities caught up in issues.

The Port Harcourt artist has been dishing out hit singles since the beginning of the year, establishing himself as one of the year's biggest breakouts, earning him a nomination for the Headies Award for Next Rated.

The young vocalist has received praise from fans and senior artists in the music industry, but things did not go as planned in Uganda, where he played at a concert.

He was one of the big celebrities who performed at the concert before he was arrested, and he had updated his official Instagram account with photos from the event.

Omah lay is said to be worth between $1m and $2m



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