Simi Biography


Simi is a popular Nigerian singer and songwriter, who was born on the 19th of April 1988. Simi rose to fame in her early years of age.

Simi is distinguished from others via her notable voice, which can captivate the mind of any listener. 


Simi whose original name is Simisola Adeola Opeyemi Oreoluwa Ogunleye grew up as a tomboy at her early age. She was born in Ondo state, into a family of four, and she’s the last of the four. 


Her parents got divorced, when she was at the age of 9, and she had to be raised single-handedly by her mother. 


Surprisingly, Simi started her musical career at her early age, and she was able to write her first song, when she was 9 years of age, thereafter, she started singing when she clocked the age of 16. 


Via the influence she has while growing, she was raised in a Christian family, which made her start her journey as a gospel singer. She released her first song and titled it Ogaju in 2008. However, this seems not to be her way to success, but she never relented. 


After it seems that she’s not getting the desired result she Wanted, she switched over from gospel music to secular music. Starting secular music paved for her success in the music industry. 


Her first secular music was produced under the record label of X3M, and she tilted her first music, Tiff. Despite the music being her first, during the headies award, it was nominated among the two pieces of music.  


Simi had been best of friends with Adekunle Gold. Adekunle Gold was the one that sang Sade, oriented, ready, etc 


These two musical legends have been best of friends, right from when they were small. Things got to work out between them, and they both had a relationship. 


During an interview with Adekunle Gold. He made it known that Simi is the brain behind most of the music he produces, and most of the upcoming ones, emphatically, he made it known that Simi was the brain behind Orente.


Though there were many controversies about her which claim Simi is in a secret affair with falz, however in an interview with her, she affirmed that there is nothing between her and falz rather than a mere business. 



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