5 things you didn’t know about Niniola
NINIOLA APATA aka NINIOLA is a singer, song writer and performer who hails from EKITI STATE. She was born on the 15th of December. She has blessed us with hits like “Maradonna”, “Shaba” and “Sicker”. But how much do you know about this multitalented lady? Well, let me gist you a bit.
- Niniola grew up in a polygamous family that had nothing but Love and support for each other.
- Popular singer and song-writer Teni is her sister! if you didn’t know now you do *you’re welcome*
- She dream job was to be a musician and well that turned out great
- Her music career started off by going for talent hunts when she was in school. She was rejected from the talents hunts a couple of times until she came to the limelight in 2013 after her exhibition of pure talent at the MTN Project fame show. She finished as the third runner-up.
- At first, her mom did not lend her support when it came to her passion for music and she would usually hide to record music and go for performances
- Her nickname while growing up was “The Human radio” which was coined through the fact that she had the zeal for music, a large repertoire of songs and clear vocals. Niniola had her very own singing request show where she sang songs from various musicians as requested by her friends and classmates at the time to the amazement and cheering of listeners.
- She has been nominated and also won international awards. She was a BET Awards Nominee, an AFRIMA Winner, and a South Africa Music Awards Nominee among others.
Well, I can confess Niniola with a vocal range that can crack a glass and she hasn’t even started to show off her talent. NINIOLA will be unleashed live like never before at her headline concert tagged “THE HUMAN RADIO CONCERT”. Also billed to join Niniola are Reminisce, Aramide, Mayorkun, Mr. Real, Terry Apala, Slimcase, Immaculate, LAX,Johnny Drille,Teni, Oladips, Godwin Strings, Tyson Noir, Soti, Ric Hassani, Flash,Okiemute among others. Music Policy by DJ DIPS and DJ CROWD KONTROLLER. This event is supported by MtvBase, SoundcityTv, PlanetTv, BeatFm, Soundcity Radio, HOTFm, Urban Radio, NaijaFm, Nelson Jack, The Scar Production,Olorisupergal, CoolFM, Wazobia fm, City Fm,Kiss Fm, Alp360, and brought to you by Drumroll Records, NaijaReview Limited and Monkey Shoulder Whiskey. The theme of this concert, which is “The Human Radio”, is one that transcends time, going far back to when the magical core and personality of the inspired teenager, Niniola Apata, started to manifest.
It is definitely going to be a day to remember. SAVE THE DATE!!!! The concert, a first of its kind, will hold at the LANDMARK CENTER located at 2&3 Adeniyi Jones, Victoria Island Annex in Lagos. Doors open at 6:00 pm prompt. Attendance is strictly by invitation.