Aramide is an Afro-Soul/Jazz artiste. She discovered the talents of singing and writing as a teenager and decided to nurture them. She learnt to play the saxophone and guitar, two instruments she is quite passionate about.
She participated in the Star Quest talent hunt show, making her part of a band while still studying Political Science at University of Jos. Aramide then began a solo career after graduating from University.
Aramide sings about love, betrayal, friendship, trust, and the attendant joys and aches of womanhood. Her musical influences include Erykah Badu, Miriam Makeba, Sade, Angelique Kidjo and other greats
Aramide is popular for her new love single “Feeling This Feeling”, “It’s Over”, a sober Afro Soul ballad, “I Don’t Mind”, an up tempo piano-laced jazz rendition, and her lovely acoustic cover of eLDee’s song “Today Today” and Davido’s “Ekuro”
Aramide’s single “Feeling This Feeling” hit No 1 spot on the MTN Yellochart for 4 weeks in a row, with her Ekuro(Cover) hitting the No 2 spot on top Nigerian alternative songs on radio stations in Lagos and Ibadan (having been on the chart for 12 weeks consecutively)
Aramide was nominated as Most Promising Female Act to watch by Nigerian Entertainment Award (NEA) 2013, Artiste of The Year (Female), Best Female R&B/pop Artist by CHASE Award 2013 among others
Her diversity as a multi-lingual, college educated and charismatic artist also gives Aramide an edge and appeal in the entertainment industry, having grown up in the North.
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