Asake Biography, Net Worth, Age, Songs and Girlfriend
Asake, well known as MR MONEY signed to YBNL Nation is an Afropop and Afrobeat musician from Nigeria. Asake also popularly known as “Mr Money” is now one of the promising rising stars in the Nigerian music industry with his amazing single “Terminator” recently topping the Nigerian Apple music.
At a tender age, He discovered his musical talent. Some people said that his style of singing is similar to that of Zinoleesky, Barry Jhay, Bella Shmurda but his voice is more tender and deeper. He is one of the few upcoming artistes that has the potential to be the top star in the Nigerian music industry.
Asake is currently in his late age of 20, making him one of the young and fast rising stars in the Nigerian music industry and for real, he’s loved by all for his musical province and good lyrics.
Asake was born and raised in Lagos Metropolis, Nigeria by parents who hails from the Yoruba tribe in the western region of the country. He is a dedicated musician who uses the name Asake as his stage name since he rose to fame as a rising star. He is a Nigerian by nationality with Islamic background, although he has not spoken much about his faith but from his lyrics.
Asake has been in the game right from 2018 and his musical career progressed further in 2020 when he released the single “Mr. Money”. He later went on to release more songs including “Omo Ope” featuring Olamide that went viral and topped the Nigerian Apple Music chart as No. 1 song in the month of February, 2022.
Just because of his resilient spirit and persistence, he also earned three nominations in different categories for the City People Music Awards in 2020 and he clinched two awards out of the three with one having the title of the Most Popular Song of the Year.
Asake’s sixth single topped the Apple music charts as No 1 in Nigeria two weeks back almost the same time , he was signed into the YBNL record label. All these achievements he has been able to achieve in a short period of time is quite mind blowing and the main reason he has been tipped to become the next top star in the Nigerian music industry.
In February 2022, Asake released his debut extended project “Ololade” which serves as his breakthrough song “Omo Ope” featuring Olamide. Another hit-single which was released off the extended play would be “Sungba”. Couple of months later, we got a remixed verse from talented Nigerian artist and African Giant, Burna Boy. Asake would later go on to sign a distribution deal with Empire in July 2022.
From being spotted as an upcoming artiste, Asake is now topping the Music Charts and that has significantly impacted his valuation. He says he’s been working so hard on his musical career and rapping since high school, but it was not until his mid-20s that people started genuinely noticing him.
Currently, he has an estimated net worth of about $35,000, even though he is still in his early stage of the career with the traction that the fast rising artist is getting in the music industry, we can say that his net worth will advance as he gains more attention and get to work on collaborating with other artists.
Since he started gaining popularity, Asake has released several songs in the past years and here we have some of his hit songs;
- Mr Money
- Omo Ope (ft Olamide)
- African something
- Peace Be Unto You
Asake signed a record deal with YBNL Nation in early February, 2022 and that made him part of the team owned by Olamide Baddo. Currently, Asake is signed to American distribution company and record label, EMPIRE Distribution