July 19, 2016


Niyola is a leading R n B female musician as well as a recording artist ,song writer and performer ,who came to limelight after been signed to EME records  in 2012 and was everywhere with a couple of hits .She was born on the 9th of December ,1985 to a conservative christian family of 10 which hailed from Ilesha ,Osun State .Eniola Akinbo popularly known as Niyola discovered her passion for music at the age of 8years old .This vwas made possible when she attended Funmi Adams concert ,accompanied by her father and suddenly ,she started to develop her interest in singing and was so determined to begin composition later that year  at the annual Church Convention .

Her wonderful stories started in year 2000 as a  participant in the AMEN Starlet competition and while doing  a duet with the then Plantashun boys ,emerged runner up and ended up recording with Faze prior to splitting of the group .From there ,she moved on to later join Trybes Records briefly and leaving to kickstart ''Make Sum Noise '' an entertainment outfit  founded by Freestyle of TRYSBEMEN .Her first singles include Me N U in da club ,Dem  Say and No More on the imprint .

As an undergraduate of University of Lagos as well as an apostle of tourism and travel combining school with music ,still despite the hectic schedules ,she has been able to perform at major events such as the AKON Concerts  in Lagos and Calabar ; Calabar Festival in Cross Rivers , YHELLO Festival alongside Sasha ,and toured with Celtel now Airtel ,  in 2008 .She was part of the TETMOSOL project ,the Ovation redcarol project among others .She has written soundtracks for Yoruba movies like Feyipitan ,Ogidi Omo Abanidaro among others .

Her first independent single ''TURN ME ON '' was released on December ,2010.Unpredictable,a hot single based on the singer 's experience  was written with EX O , featuring Skales .NIYOLA got signed to empire mates entertainment -EME , officially in 2012 ,featured on several tracks on EME State of the Mind Album alongside label top acts like Whizkid, Skales and Banky W.This also include her debut single ''Dont Go There ''.In 2013 , Crazy and Toh Bad the two hot singles came out .She is a feminist by minstrelsy calling empoering womenfolk with her voice .

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Ever since 2013 ,she has won a couple awards for her recognition and honour for her chosen career .This includes best female vocal performance at the Headies 2014;Nigeria Female Entertainment Awards ,Female Artist Of The Year 2014 and more.Banky W . is rumoured to her lover a claim she's debunked several times .

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