In this article, we are going to explore everything you need to know about Zlatan Ibile, a skilled musician who is also known as Omoniyi Raphael Temidayo.
|Full Name||Omoniyi Raphael Temidayo|
|Birthday||19 December 1994|
|Popular Songs||Quilox (2020)
Unripe Pawpaw (2020)
Lagos Anthem (2020)
The Matter (2020)
Ale Yi (2021)
Who is Zlatan Ibile?
Zlatan was born on December 19, 1994. He was raised in a Christian environment and was a chorister as a child. Zlatan grew up in the Nigerian city of Ilorin. He studied Business Administration at Moshood Abiola Polytechnic in Lagos.
Zlatan is an Ekiti-born rapper, composer, and vocalist. Afrorap and Afrobeats are his musical genre. He is one of Nigeria’s most promising musicians. He’s known for his vivacity, street slang, and adlibs.
Zlatan Ibile: Career
While growing up, Zlatan aspired to be a football player. When fame and money came from music, his ambition changed.
He rose to prominence after collaborating with Olamide on his hit “My Body.” In 2018, he was signed to Alleluya BoizEntertainment as a result of his recognition.
He became well-known for his dance routine, Zanku (leg work), and lyrical brilliance.
Zlatan’s newest baby mama is Davita Lamai. Shiloh Toluwalase, their son, was born on March 29, 2020. Seyi Awonuga, his first baby mom, also had a son for him in 2019.
The music industry was stunned when the EFCC detained Zlatan, Naira Marley, Rahman Jago, and two others at their apartment in Lekki.
Following cybercrime investigations, the arrest was made on May 10, 2019. They were detained in connection with online fraud and money laundering. Following a thorough investigation, they were later released on bail. They were also praised by the agency for their cooperation during the inquiry.
Another contentious situation was his fight with DJ Cuppy, a popular DJ and the daughter of a billionaire. After their collaboration track “Gelato,” then came “gbas gbos” (beef). Zlatan had denied knowing Cuppy in one of his interviews. Cuppy allegedly did not completely compensate him when he was featured on the song, according to sources.
However, now that their problems have been resolved, the two are on good terms. At one of Zlatan’s London events, DJ Cuppy made a surprise cameo on stage. The two exchanged warm embraces before performing their smash track, “Gelato.”
Zanku Record Label
Zlatan owns the Zanku Record Label, which he founded after a successful spell at A B.E Records. On January 1, 2019, he announced the start of his new record label on his Instagram feed. There was no word of any artiste or management team being signed at the time of the announcement.
He made the long-awaited announcement on his 25th birthday, revealing the signed artists, his management team, and his music producer.
The first artists signed to the label were Papisnoop, Oberz, and Jamopyper. Biesloaded, a public relations business, was also announced as the label’s public relations firm. The crew revealed included Rexxie, his music producer, his manager, Jiggy, and Visionary Pictures.
Airtel OneMic Competition
After fighting against five other contestants in a series of events that included freestyling and creating their song, Zlatan was named the champion of Airtel’s talent competition, OneMicCampus Tour, in 2019.
He received a brand new KIA Picanto as well as a record deal with ID Cabasa Coded Tunes as part of the award.
Zlatan has two albums under his belt: Zanku, which was released in 2019, and Resan, which was released in 2021.
Following his meteoric climb to fame in 2019, Zlatan has recorded hit singles and collaborated with and been collaborated with some of the industry’s greatest names.
Zlatan has been nominated for various awards throughout his breakthrough in the music industry, and he has also won some.
Here are a few of Zlatan’s accomplishments.
- Best Collaboration (Burna Boy and Zlatan) for the song, Killin Dem, Headies Award (2019).
- Best New Act, Africa Muzik Magazine Awards (2019).
- Song of the Year, Africa Muzik Magazine Awards (2019).
- Best Collaboration, Afrika Muzik Magazine Awards (2019).
Zlatan: Popular Songs
- Odun Yi (2016)
- Omoge (2016)
- My Body (2017)
- Zanku (2018)
- Oja (2018)
- This year (2018)
- Killin Dem (2018)
- Shotan (2018)
- Four days in Ekohtiebo (2018)
- Osanle (2018)
- Kokosa (2019)
- Bolanle (2019)
- Yeye Boyfriend (2019)
- Quilox (2020)
- Unripe Pawpaw (2020)
- Lagos Anthem (2020)
- The Matter (2020)
- Alubarika (2021)
- Ale Yi (2021)
Zlatan Net Worth
It is no news that the Nigerian music industry is booming with funds for the superstars like Zlatan in the industry. Zlatan is valued to be worth $2 million with the source of his wealth coming from endorsement deals, music, and promotions.