5 Things to Know About Picazo Rhap, YBNL’s New Artist
Picazo Rhap has rose to spotlight subsequent to getting marked to Olamide’s YBNL name and here are five featured things about him to know.
On Sunday, October 14, Picazo Rhap was declared by Olamide as the most recent expansion to YBNL nearby his companion, Yomi Blaze after he felt the warmth originating from their online Instagram freestyles.
Here we feature five things you have to think about Picazo Rhap;
1. His real name is Omogbolahan Sodiq Ilabode
The young rapper whose stage name is Picazo Rhap hails from the Western part of Nigeria and was born in Lagos, where he has lived all his life in Lagos Mainland.
2. He was formerly affiliated with Bit Bender Studios
Earlier in the year, Picazo was affiliated with an independent platform known as Bit Bender Frontline, which helped with studio sessions, where he worked with producer, Sleekamo and recorded the single ‘Macaroni’ in August 2018.
3. He emerged winner of the ”Waloda” rap contest hosted by Chinko Ekun
This was the young rappers biggest moment before his recent video went viral.
‘Waloda’ is the title of Chinko Ekun‘s single released late in 2017, which led to him making the instrumental available online for young rappers to jump on with a cash prize of 100,000.
The competition was won by Picazo alongside an opportunity to feature on the remix of ‘Waloda’ with Chinko.
It was also on Chinko Ekun’s ‘Able God‘ freestyle that Picazo delivered the viral rap that led to him signing a record deal with YBNL.
4. He is an undergraduate of the department of Mass Communication at the Lagos State University.
5. His first single this year was released in March titled ‘Raptad.’
What is the reaction online to his signing?
Lots of people have been thrilled by Picazo Rhap’s addition to Olamide’s YBNL family, with many appreciating the Baddo for taking a chance with the young talent.