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WONDERFUL: See What Adekunle Gold’s Net Worth Is After He Got Married To Simi

Adekunle Kosoko popular known as Adekunle Gold is a Nigerian highlife and Afro singer, songwriter, and graphic designer, he was born on January 28, 1987.

He gained widespread recognition after releasing the 2015 hit single “Sade”, a highlife cover of One Direction’s “Story of My Life”. In 2015, he signed a record deal with YBNL Nation and released his debut studio album Gold, which debuted at number 7 on the Billboard World Albums chart. Gold was followed by the release of three singles: “Sade”, “Orente” and “Pick Up”.

Adekunle Gold revealed to Nigerian Entertainment Today that prior to signing with YBNL, he designed the label’s official logo and completed other designs for Lil Kesh, Viktoh, and Olamide. He was born into the Kosoko royal family of Lagos State, Nigeria. He acquired a Higher National Diploma in Arts and Design from Lagos State Polytechnic.

While growing up, Adekunle developed an interest in music while listening to songs by King Sunny Ade and Ebenezer Obey. He became a member of his church’s junior choir during his teenage years and went on to write his first song at the age of 15. In 2014, Adekunle Gold went solo after disbanding from a music group he formed with his friend while in school.

He was dubbed the “King of Photoshop” after posting an edited photoshop image of him hugging Tiwa Savage on social media platforms. On 19 December 2014, he released “Sade”, a cover of One Direction’s “Story of My Life”. The song rose to critical acclaim and was nominated for Best Alternative Song at The Headies in 2015.

After the release of “Sade”, Adekunle released his first official single titled “Orente” through YBNL Nation after signing a music contract with the record label on March 5, 2015. He was nominated in the Most Promising Act of the Year category at the 2015 City People Entertainment Awards.

On 18 July 2016, Adekunle Gold revealed the cover and tracklist of his debut studio album titled Gold. It is a 16-track project, with musical production from Pheelz, Masterkraft, B Banks, Sleekamo, Oscar, and Seyikeyz, the project was released on 25 July, three days before the originally scheduled date of release.

Upon its release, it peaked at #7 on the Billboard World Album Chart for the week of 13 August 2016. Moreover, it was critically reviewed by contemporary music critics, following his departure from YBNL Nation due to the expiry of his contract; Adekunle Gold unveiled his band “The 79th Element” in reference to the atomic number of gold. On the 15th of January, 2018, Unity Bank unveiled Adekunle Gold as its brand ambassador.

Adekunle Gold is married to Nigerian singer Simi in a closed-door ceremony in January 2019. They welcomed their first child in June 2020.

Adekunle Gold is currently one of the hard-working and most influential artists in Nigeria presently with an estimated net worth of $800,000 dollars in 2020.

Adekunle Gold is currently one of the hard-working and most influential artists in Nigeria presently with an estimated net worth of $800,000 dollars in 2020.

Source: Mcebiscoo.com

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