Demmie Vee is no new name in the Nigerian music industry. He is making a name for himself in the Nigeria music world. Tag along as we go into details of Demmie Vee biography and history.
The music industry is no longer a normal thing of the past as it uses to be, it is now a sector for industrious Nigerians and fast-rising talents where jams for the month, year are seldom dished out to the public. today we will be writing about one of the fast-rising artists in the industry whom songs have reached the wall of the street now reverberating a sonorous sound to the larger audience to listen to.
Demmie Vee Biography And History
Demmie Vee is Nigerian sensational recording artist and songwriter born Awotungase Ademola Sodiq. The young Vee was born on the 12th day of April 1992 into the family of Mr & Mrs. Awotungase. He is the second son of his mother. The Nigerian music industry is well known to be a conveyor belt for top-class music acts in Africa.
This is why there is a global demand for Nigerian music. Constantly, Nigerian music superstars are selling out concerts all over the world constantly further boosting the image of the industry. In fact, interest in Nigerian music is at an all-time high right now with some of our music acts getting signed to top international record labels.
It is therefore not surprising that every day new artists are being introduced to music lovers in the country. But in reality, not many of them survive the rigors and are able to meet up with the demands of the industry.
Demmie Vee is one artist that stands out from and is poised to achieve great things in the industry. Since making his official entry into the industry, he has grown from strength to strength. We take a look at his history and musical journey so far.
Awontungase Ademola Sodiq had his education in Model College lgbokuta Lagos / Comprehensive High School Ketu Lagos. The young rising star never had it easy growing up. Education for him was a struggle but still, he persevered.
His nickname (Kalaputa pikin) which means a Strong child was coined by a close friend of his who witnessed his struggles and how he overcame adversities in its deadliest forms.
Demmie Vee was unearthed by OWOMABO, President of HND Records at a local car wash called Somys Place in Oregun Road Ikeja area of Lagos. The record label executive saw the talent in the yet raw musician and decided to help polish him. His tough upbringing as a child is a memory he wants to share as a movie for all and sundry to know about through his music.
As it is known, even diamonds have to be polished to achieve the sort of beauty they are known for. Demmie vee has gone through a lot as expected of a young man growing up in a country where as high as 60% of the population live below the poverty line.
He has kept his head above water even when he was almost drowning and now he is set to swim and lord over the waters of the Nigerian music industry like a shark in the ocean. Getting signed to Hope Never Dies Records for the young and upcoming artiste is a true testimony that indeed there is light after darkness.
According to the talented youngster, he is married to his craft with an expectation to see it through till death do them part. He claims to derive his inspiration from his own experiences which are very diverse due to the structures of his struggles while growing up.
His message is clear and filled with hope for all lovers of music all over the world who can relate to his songs and style of music. He is drawn to the music of the legendary Asa and inspired by the rich content of the music of 2face as well as the adversaries that the now legendary 2face had to go through before cementing his place in the history of the Nigerian music industry.
Demmie Vee’s talent is undoubted and his songwriting skills too. He is also known to record his sounds which gives him the advantage in controlling all the outputs of his craft setting him apart from the rest of his peers all over the world.
Demmie Vee’s desire as a musician is not just about making a name in the music industry but also using the opportunity to put an everlasting smile on the face of the everyday Nigerian who goes through a lot in his quest for daily bread.
He desires a Nigeria where basic amenities such as running water and electricity will be accessible to all the people living in the country regardless of class, status or ethnicity. Since breaking out in the Nigerian music industry, the talented young artist has worked with the likes of 2face Idibia on the fairly accepted single, Awesome God that was released in the year 2016.
He has also jumped on a track with the legendary Gongo A So crooner, 9ice Alapomeji on his song Love Me Tender and released he has released the single titled Tiff earlier in the year 2018. Recently, Superstar artiste Kizz Daniel unveiled Demmie Vee and Philkeyz as the first signings to his personal label, FlyBoy Inc.
In an announcement made on his social media pages, the Yeba crooner announced that he had signed versatile producer, Philkeyz and fast-rising music act, Demmie Vee to his new label. Feelers from comments made by Nigerians on Kizz Daniel‘s Instagram page post shows that Nigerians are happy with the signings.
Conclusion On Demmie Vee Biography
Great things are to be expected from this young, talented and dynamic entertainer. He is set to thrill music lovers in Nigeria, Africa and even globally for many years to come. At just 26 years of age, he still has plenty of time to fine-tune his sound and gain far-reaching appeal with his music.
Tough times don’t last, tough people, do. Clearly, Demmie Vie is tough haven survived through a prolonged period of hardship in his life. There is light at the end of the tunnel for him now as he is set to build on his newfound fame through his love, music.