Music sensation YKB is the voice of a new melody in the Nigerian music industry.
In recent times, YKB has been involved in some fire records, delivering stellar assists in a song and it’s safe to say he is the voice of a new melody in the Nigerian music industry.
Yusuf Oluwo professionally known as YKB (Yusuf Kan Bai) is a super talented Nigerian singer and songwriter.
The very short period of YKB into the mainstream recording career so far is proof of his undeniable talent and how he’s managed to harness and redress a very crucial core following and even better, evident in digital numbers across DSPs.
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However, YKB had been developing and building himself into what turns like a miracle, in 2019, the sixth year of his long break from experimental creations in Lagos mainland studio basements, he put his first music out.
YKB kicking in his necessary stylish persona and dramatic live appearances, arguably, what followed after a run of compelling and radical live sets at Lagos usual block raves playing the sultry fashionista song alongside his good friends explains his dominance in the industry.
Quick Note: YKB is an Afropop singer and songwriter. He was born on March 6, 1995. He spent most of his childhood in Ketu, Lagos, where he developed an inclination towards music.
In recent times, ykb has established himself as a fast-rising Afro-pop artist within the
Nigerian entertainment space and beyond, with his latest offering “Oshofree” gathering over 250k streams on Audiomack alone and featuring as one of the artists to watch out for on Pitchfork.
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Also, collaborating with Laycon gave him more exposure, many wake up to him after ‘fall for me’
At first, I was wowed in open-mouthed curiosity and paused to reminisce with the impression of listening to an already known banger, the addictiveness of ‘Fall for me’ has a core focus on an actual melody with ballads.
The song can get anyone glue to it at first listen, simply a type of record to dominate playlists, and YKB is a really amazing artiste with good vocal dexterity.