9ice was born on 17th January 1980, in Ogbomosho, Oyo State and grew up in the district of Bariga in Lagos. With a career spanning over two decades in the music industry, the founder of the Alopemeji records is famous for hit singles; Gongo Aso, Living Things, Street Credibilty, Party Rider, Beautiful, Shakasiki, Loni Ni and an impressive catalogue of indigenous songs, which also features a handful of his contemporaries.
He won the award for Best Hip Hop Artist at the MTV Africa Music Awards in 2008 and also the Revelation of the Year award and Best Male Vocal Performer at the the third edition of the Hip Hop World Awards held in Nigeria. Shortly after, 9ice was nominated in the category of Best New Artist at the first ever Music Video Awards.
On the 26th of December 2019, the legendary singer, got married to his long time baby mama, Olasunkanmi Ajala in an elaborate 3 day celebration that had industry players, colleagues, media executives and friends in attendance.
Today 9ice joins the big league as he celebrates life, music, and achievements garnered over the years. CandiidOnline celebrates his life accompanied with the tremendous impacts in the entertainment industry.