Last Updated on June 12, 2023 by Roborts
The Exclusive biography of the African Artist Koredo Bello includes his age, Instagram and awards won by him.
Koredo Bello was formerly known as African Prince, due to his hit single “ROMANTIC” currently being referred to as Mr romantic. Koredo was born on 29 February 1996. The meaning of Koredo in English is “Harvest”.
He rose to firm his hit single “Godwin“, a semi-gospel and pop song that topped many music charts in Nigeria and was followed by other hits like “Romantic” and “Mongopark” all sung under Mavin record label owned by Don Jazzy.
Afro-pop singer-songwriter, guitarist and
composer who signed with Mavin Records on February 28, 2014.
Korede Bello was born in Lagos, Nigeria. As a child, Korede Bello showed
a strong interest in Dance and Music, teaching himself to play many
instruments. At 7, he began performing on stages and entered his school
talent competition at the age of 13, and placed first Taking on singing
and performing as a career path, he began performing at local venues and
began growing a following. Years after, he was discovered and signed a
recording and distribution deal with Mavin Records. His first single,
“African Princess”, was a country hit and then his first collaboration
with label mates “Dorobucci” became a continent hit and was certified
Platinum in Youtube views (Famously known for the “Korede Bello Wink”).
This was followed by Korede Bello’s second single, “Cold Outside”, which
instantly became another country smash.
Korede Bello with a promising and successful music career ahead is
recording and getting his debut album ready and has tried his hand at
acting, voice overs including guest starring in a radio drama series
called Purple Tins
(2014). He has a large and loyal fan-base, who are nicknamed
Trade Mark & Signature
★ Hairstyle aka “Bellovhairs” ★ Wink, aka “Korede Bello Wink”
★ Peep, aka “Korede Bello Peep”
Bellovers; the name his fans go by since his appearance in the
“Dorobucci” video, have increased exponentially, Making Korede Bello one
of Africa’s most desired and promising young acts. With over 5 million
Followers on Social Media, his Music appeals more to the Young;
teenagers and young adults, but most recently, gradually growing an
older adults. Some core industry analysts have tagged him as Africa’s
He is an incredible performer and knows how to bring any Arena to life.
From performing at private parties to fully packed stadium concerts, he
gives nothing less than an electrifying performance!
Brand Power; Korede Bello has also secured endorsement deals with Woodin
Nigeria, representing some of Africa’s Top brands. A likable
personality and amazing charisma he possesses. He is expected to be one
of Africa’s greatest voices for this generation.
Korede Bello’s current single Godwin was number one on the iTunes
music charts (Nigeria) and has spawned a movement that is keeping the
song on top of the majority of the radio charts and airplay. With three (3)
#1 hit solo singles excluding the additional 3 collaborated on singles
with label mates;
Dorobucci, Adaobi and Looku Looku.
The Young Philanthropist
Korede Bello might be young, but he understands he can make this world a
better place. By standing for what is right in society and doing
what he can do to make this world a better place. He has been involved
with several nonprofit organizations including; Cancer Awareness
Projects, charity, and patriotic campaigns.
Koredo Bello has won 12 awards and 1 nominee as listed below:
★ Most Promising Act To Watch (Nigeria Teens Choice Awards 2014)
★ Youth Revelation of the Year Music (Ping Naija Awards 2014)
★ Meritorious Award 2013 (Down Syndrome Foundation Nigeria)
★ Best Use Of Social Media (Top Naija Music Awards 2012)
★ Best Song With A Message (Top Naija Music Awards 2012)
★ Most Promising Artist (Top Naija Music Awards 2012)
★ Afro Pop Artist Of The Year (Top Naija Music Awards 2012)
★ Young Promoter of Cultural Heritage (Gong Africa News Magazine 2012)
★ Best R&B SINGLE (Male) (Yem Awards 2012)
★ Most Wanted Artiste (Hype Award 2012)
★ Indigeneous & Revelation of the Year. (Tush All Youth Awards 2011)
★ Most Promising Young Act (Toks Entertainment Awards 2011)
Next Rated Music Artiste (Peak Awards 2011) Nominee.
Articles from his official site KB were used in this post.