Meet Afro Pops Fast Rising Artist O.L.A (Video)
Singer-Songwriter ‘O.L.A’ joyful music infuses his Urban Afro pop with his High energetic vocals – Creating a brand that is distinctive, unique with an undeniably soothing music that uplifts and inspires the soul from experiences he faces in his reality.
Olaoluwa Salami better known as O.L.A Is a delightful young, sociable and charming man born in Atlanta, Georgia who was raised in Nigeria by his parents Owolabi and Eniola Salami. O.L.A came into the scene back in 2016 with his debut signle ‘Reverse’ featuring Jinmi Abduls. Shortly after he went on to release his next track featuring Dmw’s Own Mayorkun. Along the years O.L.A has achieved decent level of popularity despite him being independent. During the previous years he has performed on a few big stages from Household names in Nigeria such as Wizkid, Mr Eazi And Burna boy.
O.L.A’s talent as a songwriter began to rise in Nigeria, out of which his widely acclaimed EP
titled VIBES Vol 1 co Produced by the likes of Ceeza Milli, Beats by Jayy and BananaBoy with
hit singles like Vibes, Summertime Bop, And Manwey Sabi. According to culture culture he was ranked in the top 10 young music artistes of 2021. Recently O.L.A dropped his hit single “SHADE” fuses high spirited South African
elements with mainstream house music groove and with some original Nigerian afrobeats idioms In the song. Exhilarating live guitar, kicky log drums and groove house music keys, synths and percussions all come together to create more than just a ‘dancefloor vibe’, but also a perfect medium for O.L.A to express his admiration for “Shade.”
Stream his music below;