Here Are The Top 5 Songs You Probably Didn’t Know Were Written By Olamide


Olamide has been one of the most consistent artistes in Nigerian, aside from being a good singer and a rapper he is a great writer.

Olamide’s role in the Nigerian music industry can’t be undermined as he has helped a whole lot of young artiste to grow and he’s certainly one of the most loved in the industry as well.

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He doesn’t make noise about his doings so people hardly know what he’s up to.

Below are some of the hit songs written by Olamide for other artistes

5. Akon – Bottom

Akonda was Akon’s second album released in 2019. This album sees Akon tapping into his African heritage. He featured Olamide In Scammer, Kizz Daniel In Take Your Place and Skales in Control.

When Akon released his heavily anticipated album Akonda, fans were surprised to hear him sing in both Pidgin and Yoruba in the song ‘Bottom’. Turns out, our very own Olamide was behind the track.

Olamide also confirmed this via his Twitter account.

4.Owo Mi Da- Tiwa Savage

Tiwa Savage has always been a beneficiary of Olamide’s songwriting skills. They are close pal making it easy to work with Badoo anytime.

It is safe to say that Olamide made Tiwa Savage’s 2019 career run a successful one as he wrote 2 out of the 3 singles that Tiwa Savage released in 2019.

Listen below:


3. Teni – Injure Me

Dr. Dolor Entertainment songstress, Teni has also benefited from Olamide’s benevolence as her 2021 hit song ‘Injure Me’ was also co-written by the YBNL Nation boss, Olamide.

The song is taken off Teni’s debut studio album ‘Wondaland’ and the production credit goes to Pheelz.

2. Zlatan ft. Davido & Mayorkun – Cho Cho

Olamide played a huge role in Zlatan’s career, being the one that helped him in that of his humble beginnings.

Olamide gave Zlatan his first hit song after he featured in the record ‘My Body’ for free back in 2017.

Upon the release of Zlatan and Mayorkun’s banger Cho Cho, DMW boss Davido took to his Instagram Live to celebrate the song’s release as well as to thank Olamide for lending his pen to the creation of the song.

1. Tiwa Savage – 49-99

Tiwa Savage’s first 2019 single ’49-99′ was almost completely written by Olamide. Tiwa revealed this during her Genius Verified session.

Tiwa Savage reveals that the majority of the song was completed before she even heard it. Of course, she injected her part into it and modified it but Olamide wrote almost 90%.


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