An old video of Nigerian fast-rising music star, Ahmed Ololade, popularly known as Asake, performing his hit song “Joha” during his university days has surfaced online.
The 27-year-old graduate of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, rose to prominence early in 2022 following the release of his hit track “Omo Ope,” featuring YBNL boss Olamide, and has since become a force to be reckoned with in the Nigerian music industry.
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The old video that’s currently making the rounds online shows Asake and his team performing “Joha” on the stage of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) years before the song became a hit.
It was gathered that that was the first time he performed the track, “Joha,” and a few years later, after he became a star, he modified the song, which is now a global hit.
Nigerian entertainer, Tunde Ednut, who shared the video online wrote, “Asake Throwback when he first did JoHA… It only blew up in his University. Years after, he became a mega superstar and he decided to redo the song and it became a global hit. GRACE!!!”
Reacting to the video, fans of the “Sungba” crooner commended his consistency.
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