Mohbad Net Worth, Biography and Marlian Records (RIP)

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Getting signed by an artist like Naira Marley is a big dream for a lot of up and coming artist in Nigeria, Having a number one song in the country is another form of that dream manifesting. In 2020, Mohbad’s “Ponmo” rose to No. 18 on Billboard Top Triller Global chart.

The young Nigerian Street rapper, Singer and songwriter has been keeping a great momentum since he became a Marlian in 2019. Mohbad had an Extended Play (E.P) titled “Light” which was released on 17th December under the Marlian Music. He also has hit songs like KPK, Sorry, Ponmo featuring Naira Marley & Lil Kesh to his credit.

Mohbad is continuously proving that he is here to stay with a lot of potential to become one of the greatest to ever do it, which is why in this article we will discuss Mohbad biography, how he got signed and his current Net Worth.

Mohbad Biography, Net Worth and Marlian Records (Rest in Peace)

Ilerioluwa Oladimeji is the real names of fast rising Nigerian musician popularly known as Mohbad. He was born on the 8th of June in 1996 before passing away mischievously in 2023, Mohbad was a certified Lagos breed because the singer was born and raised in Lagos state, Nigeria.

Similarly, if you ever wonder why Mohbad speaks Yoruba fluently, is because Mohbad was born into a Yoruba lineage in Lagos where Yoruba and English was and still the dominant language. Mohbad started and completed his primary and secondary education in Lagos state, where he grew up, according to him everything about him revolves around Lagos where he had to struggle to make a living.

Oba Imole is another industry name of Mohbad, a Yoruba word which means king of light in English. His interest in music started at a very tender age, as a result he started releasing freestyles on Instagram to seek attention and showcase his talent online, this is often times seen as the start of his music career.

More so, now that we’ve seen a bit about Mohbad background and where he came from. Let us quickly recap his music career, songs and how he got signed by Naira Marley before we dive into his Net worth. SEE ALSO: Naira Marley and Zlatan Net Worth – who is richer?

Mohbad Career, Songs, Marlian Music, Biography and Net Worth before Death

Though most people started knowing Mohbad after he got signed by Naira Marley in 2019, a huge chunk of his fanbase came after KPK alongside extraordinary Nigerian producer Rexxie. However, Mohbad started his career professionally as a singer, songwriter, rapper and a recording artist since 2016, he rose to prominence properly in 2020 when he caught the attention of Naira Marley through his freestyle videos on Instagram.

Before Mohbad got signed and became a popular name in the Nigerian music industry, Mohbad used to freestyle and record song covers then post them on Instagram. Zinoleesky and Lil Frosh are some of his peers that came into the industry via same strategy. MUST READ: Zinoleesky Biography, Age, Record Label And Net Worth

In 2020 Mohbad was pitched amongst young artists in Nigeria to look out for alongside the likes of Joeboy, Rema and Fireboy DML. So far so good Mohbad has featured some A-list artists in the music industry such as Naira Marley, Davido, Lil Kesh and Ghanaian midget Shatta Bandle.

Mohbad has also graced some the biggest stages, he has performed at Marlian Fest and Zlatan Ibile’s concert among others. Unfortunately, in 2022 his relationship with his label boss “Naira Merely” deteriorated after a disagreement about his management broke out. Mohbad even went on social media stating that his boss sent people to beat him up. In 2023, Mohbad passed away after a brief illness that was hunched to be a planned move.


Some of the songs released by Mohbad includes but not limited to the following;

  • Mi O Foh (2019)
  • Owoale Feat. Lil frosh & C Blvck (2019)
  • Imole (2019)
  • Komajensun Feat. Naira Marley (2020)
  • Dido Lobo Feat. Naira Marley & C Blvck (2020)
  • Ponmo Feat. Naira Marley & Lil Kesh (2020)
  • Ko Por Ke X Rexxie (2020)
  • Light (E.P) – (2020)
  • Feel Good (2021)

Mohbad Net worth in Naira and Dollars before Death 

Finally the part most people are interested in any article about Mohbad biography and Net worth. So following his rise to stardom a lot of his fans and audiences want to know Mohbad Net worth and how much he earns.

Mohbad who loves to show off his wealth on social media, lived in affluence, certainly with the help of Naira Marley before their relationship turned soar. Additionally, he was getting solo bookings for shows, his songs are doing positive numbers on digital stores, which also proves that the growth has been evident.

Currently, Mohbad was amongst one of the richest new acts in the music industry before he passed away, As of the time of this publication Mohbad had an estimated net worth of $40,000, which equals over N16,423,200 Nigerian Naira. We expect this numbers to rise significantly because of the pace at which Mohbad’s name is moving and the influence of his death on his popularity in general.

Profile Summary

Mohbad Net Worth and Biography
Mohbad – via Afrokonnect

Real Name

Ilerioluwa Oladimeji

Stage Name

Mohbad, Oba Imole

Record Label

Marlian Music (former)

Associated acts

Naira Marley, Davido, Zinoleesky, Rexxie, Bella Shmurda 

Date of Birth

8th June 1996 – 2023 (RIP)

Place of Birth

Lagos state, Nigeria

Net Worth

$40,000 which equals N16,423,200 Nigerian Naira

Marital Status

Not Married


Is Mohbad Married

Mohbad is not married at the moment, the singer said he is focused on building a strong foundation for his music career before any commitment. On that note, this is the end of this article about Mohbad Net Worth, Biography, Songs, Breakthrough, Naira Marley Marlian Records and everything  you need to know about the singer via Afrokonnect. I hope you enjoyed reading this article, don’t forget to share your thoughts with us via the comment section.


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