It’s a crushing Wednesday and our WCW today is the one and only ‘Simply Simi
Simisola Ogunleye, a.k.a Simi, started out singing and dancing in her early teens as a member of the teenage church choir. Eventually, she went on to launch her debut album in 2008, which was produced by Samklef. The album spawned hits such as Ara Ile, Ogaju, Iya Temi, to name a few.
She then got signed to X3M Music in 2013, the Lagos-based record label which is home to Nigerian R&B sensation Praiz.
Simi is also a graduate from Convenant University with a degree in Mass Communications.
Simi’s genre of music is Afro-pop, although she also dabbles in pop and soul; using her sonorous, tiny voice to good effect
She recently released ‘Jamb Question’, a mid-tempo afro-pop tune with fantastic vocals on the melodious instrumental, produced by Oscar Herman-Ackah which rocked the industry.
Simi and host of other new acts, were nominated in the Most promising Acts To Watch at The 10th edition of the Nigeria Entertainment Awards 2015. The NEA awards is held yearly in NYC.
She is a star to watch out for, captivating the world with her voice and unique way of singing.
What do you like about Simi?