MP3 iKE - Grand Opening
Loaded with a soulful and strong voice and impressive songwriting skills,songs vary from floor-rattling dance tracks to between-the-sheets ballads.
18 MP3 Songs
URBAN/R&B: R&B Pop Crossover, URBAN/R&B: R&B Rap mix
After being known as a performer at Agodo, Lagos,Nigeria it took no time for hip-hop/R&B/Afro-Pop crooner Ike Orizu''s career to take off. The 19-year-old boy now who now owns his own record label introduced himself simply as iKE and has just released his debut album ''GRANDOPENING''. The first single, "Welcome to Lagos," gained iKE notoriety and popularity in the Nigerian music scene.
In an attempt to display his maturity and songwriting abilities, iKE wrote all lyrics and wrote all songs on the album and enlisted the help of producers Hassan Ansari, Siga, Avalon, Ozone, Sindustry, YZ, Beattrip and producers from the famous Ngenius Records. The album has established iKE as one of Africa''s R&B/Pop hottest artists. In the meantime,iKE is launching his acting career, appearing in a Houston based independent film.
**And he is a superstar on the rise**
Everyday a child is born with a special talent and now it''s up to the child to develop it and be the star he or she is to be.
iKE was born in Atlanta, GA April 14,1986, raised and brought up in a christian family by his parents https://www.tradebit.com Mrs. Ofodile Orizu, who later moved him and his younger brother to Lagos when iKE was 4 years https://www.tradebit.com career started for him at the age of 6 when he looked up to artists like Michael Jackson who inspired him and motivated him so much that he began to dance and sing so much in the house. But he didn''t make his fist major move until he was 9 when he joined the C.P.M. children choir and from there he kept on performing on stage with them. iKE had started secondary school at the Methodist boys'' high school at 12 he transferred to King''s College, Lagos and it was then iKE began to transfer his thoughts and experience to lyrics and poetry, which help him so much and made him a boy who was so concerned about his future and how to make it.
Music was his life and it kept calling him. He kept on performing in school as a dancer in all the social events and kept singing with the King''s College Christian Choir he had joined. His artist name and nickname was SICO. At the age of 15 iKE had performed so much but still wasn''t recognized as an https://www.tradebit.com transferred to Kinsol high School and was awarded for the best social person in the school and later was chosen to be the social prefect in his last year. It was a great achievement for him and helped his develop himself and organized shows up his school.
At the age of 16, he joined the Tongues of fire choir; a dance group called Blissful feet and also joined a band group called "the brethren". Month''s later the band broke up and then he decided to go solo and take his dreams by his own hands with God.
iKE later that year graduated and left for the U.S. to pursue his career and advance his education. He started making beats and producing tracks for other artists like D-Lane, Halo,Deuce, Big Mike and more and then started his own record label called Tru-Love Music https://www.tradebit.com 2 years after he has come up with his self - produced album titled "GRAND OPENING" it is self explanatory. The album is loaded with ballads and mid-tempos, pop tunes mixed with african accents which allow listeners to enjoy his flavor in his afro pop/ R&B
Talented and https://www.tradebit.com plans to maintain his superior style of music and come out stronger and better in more albums to come.
iKE looks up the artists like Michael Jackson,Usher, Faze, P-diddy and Nelly. And plans to keep his head up as they all did.
This multi-talented artist who is an all-round entertainer producer, songwriter and entrepreneur is out and is here to stay.