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Her real name is Aramide Sarumoh and she was born on June 22nd, 1985 in Lagos, Nigeria.
Aramide’s parents are from Ibadan, Oyo state,
She is a multi-award winning Nigerian afro-soul/jazz artiste.
Aramide sings about love, betrayal, friendship, trust, and the attendant joys and aches of womanhood.
Her musical influences include Erykah Badu, Miriam Makeba, Sade, Angelique Kidjo and other greats.
Aramide Sarumoh Biography and Early Life
Well most people don’t know Aramide grew up in Jos, Plateau state, Nigeria.
That is the same place where she had her educational experience,
After secondary school Aramide learnt to play the saxophone and guitar, two instruments she is quite passionate about.
While studying Political Science at the University of Jos,
Aramide participated in the Star Quest talent hunt show, making her part of a band that finished Third Runners up.
That was the beginning of her rise to stardom,
Her ever growing solo career took off shortly after graduation.
She develop her singing, song writing and instrumentalist skills while in Jos.
Luckily for Aramide, she grew up in a music orientated family where her love for music began,
So while growing into the music industry she had all the support from her family.
Aramide Sarumoh Personal Life and Biography
Aramide got married to Pelumi Alli in 2015, The traditional and white wedding took place on April 18th, 2015 in her hometown of Ibadan, Oyo state.
She became one of the few Nigerian celebrities that got married while still buzzing in the industry.
Aramide Sarumoh Music Career
While she was growing into the industry, Aramide contested at the Star Quest in 2006,
after which she didn’t have any significant record made available on air for about 2 years.
In 2008 Aramide was part of a show called “Divas Unplugged’, a show which contains female hosts in her familiar city Jos.
Aramide was a stand out talent at the show,
a show which was regarded as very challenging and at the same time rewarding,
Aramide’s performance and involvement at the show was very inspirational.
Afterwards, Aramide released her first official track “Killing Me” a song produced by Sizzle in 2011.
In 2012 Aramide released another single “It’s Over“,
The video of the song was later released in 2017.
For the records Aramide’s first two singles were released under the Trybe Records.
Important Dates in Aramide’s Career
On February 3rd, 2014 Aramide released her third single “Feeling the Feeling”.
On September 9, 2014 she got signed to Baseline Music after she exits Trybe Records.
And, On February 4th, 2015 Aramide released her first song under Baseline Music “Iwo Nikan”,
Aramide won her first professional award in her career at the Headies 2015 edition.
The award which was held at the Landmark Events Centre in Victoria Island, Lagos,
She won the Best Vocal Performance (Female) that year.
Aramide’s song “Iwo Nikan” became her breakthrough song in the Nigerian music industry.
Her debut album Suitcase was released in November 2016,
The album featured singles like ‘FunMi Lowo’ featuring Sir Dauda and ‘Love Me’ ft. Adekunle Gold.
It has topped various charts for several weeks and had received massive airplay on radio stations within and outside Nigeria.
This is in addition to her award winning single ‘Iwo Nikan’ which talks about unconditional love,
While Her song ‘Feeling This Feeling’ talks about Love and Friendship.
Having featured on songs with other Nigerian artists including Good Man by eLDee,
Also Aramide featured in an offshoot from a campaign “Violence against women”,
Aramide Sarumoh Music Career and Biography
Her acoustic rendition and female version of eLDee’s popular song “Today Today” and Davido’s “Ekuro” went viral and received much acclaim compared to the original.
In 2017, Aramide embark on her debut world tour which took place in United States, Ghana and Nigeria titled “Aramide Suitcase Live” (ASL).
She performed at the legendary Sounds of Brazil (SOBs) in New York, the Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk among other locations.
Aramide has since performed at the various events in Nigeria, United Kingdom, Dubai, United States and Canada.
Aramide Sarumoh Awards
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Her awards include;
- Best Alternative Song for her single “Funmi Lowo” at the 2018 edition of the Headies Award
- City People Music Award for Alternative Artist of the Year 2017
- Best Female Artist in West Africa at the 2016 edition of the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA)
- Alternative Artist of The Year award at the 2016 edition of the Nigerian Entertainment Award (NEA)
- Best Vocal Performance (Female) Category at the 2015 edition of the Headies Award
Aramide Sarumoh Net Worth and Biography
From the her streams, Endorsement deals, personal investment and shows we’ve made a research and had an estimate of Aramide Net worth.
From our research, we estimated Aramide net Worth at $800,000 USD.
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