Ladipoe, real name Ladipo Eso is a popular Nigerian rapper and afrobeat artistes currently signed to Don Jazzy’s record label, Mavins Record.
Ladipoe was born and raised in Lagos where he had his early childhood.
He rose to prominence with the release of SDC’s Feel Alright that features BOJ and Ladipoe himself in 2013.
Date of Birth
He was born on 29th April 1992.
Currently, Ladipoe is 30 years old – 2022.
He moved to the United States for tertiary education after completing his secondary school education in Nigeria.
He had his tertiary education at North Carolina, where he majored in both Biology and Chemistry.
He began his music career in Nigeria after he finished college and returned back home.
He was introduced to Tec of SDC by his mother. From that point, LadiPoe’s music career began to grow after he featured in their hit song Feel Alright.
On 28 February 2017, he got signed to Mavin Records as their first-ever rap artist. Signing with Mavin Records signified a turning point in Poe’s career as he started gaining more exposure.
Poe recorded his first single Man Already under the record label.
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He has since gotten to work with several of the best names in African music, including rappers like Ice Prince and Reminisce, M.I Abaga, producers like Juls, London, and Spax, and singers Simi, Seyi Shay, and Niyola.
Following the success of his first two singles under Mavin Records, Poe released his much-anticipated debut album, Talk About Poe (T.A.P).
The album is a fusion of rap, dancehall, palm-wine music, and hip-hop. The wordsmith built his reputation as one of the best emcees by delivering killer verses on features.
His most notable features are SDC’s Feel Alright, Falz’s Marry Me and Know You featuring Simi.
He also released a new single Jaiye in March 2019 before dropping the hit song, Know You featuring Nigerian Joromi singer, Simi in 2020.
The song currently has over 10 million views on youtube.
He has released another banger titled Feeling (feat. Buju).
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The latter won the award for best collaboration at the 2015 Nigerian entertainment awards.
Net worth not estimated yet – will update this page soon.