Adekunle Gold Net Worth
Adekunle Gold’s net worth is estimated to be 1.5 million dollars. Through his work as a musician and graphic designer, he was able to achieve this.
|Full Name:||Adekunle Kosoko|
|Stage Name:||Adekunle Gold|
|Born:||28 January 1987|
|Age:||36 years old|
|Place of Birth:||Lagos|
|State Of Origin:||Lagos State|
|Parents:||Kosoko Royal Family Of Lagos|
|Chilldren:||Adejare Kosoko Deja|
|Girlfriend • Wife:||Simi (m. 2019)|
|Occupation:||Singer • Songwriter|
|Net Worth:||$1.5 million|
Who is Adekunle Gold ?
Adekunle Kosoko, better known by his stage name Adekunle Gold, is a skilled Nigerian singer and composer.
Adekunle Gold Early Life
On January 28, 1987, Adekunle Kosoko was born into the Kosoko Royal Family of Lagos State, Nigeria.
Adekunle Gold developed an interest in and passion for music as a child, listening to songs by King Sunny Ade and Ebenezer Obey.
As a result, he moved on to realize his aspirations by creating his debut song, Sade, in 2002, when he was 15 years old.
That song was a cover of One Direction’s The Story Of My Life.
Adekunle Gold Spouse
In January 2019, Adekunle Gold married Simi, who is also a singer, in a private wedding. That is, only close relatives and friends were invited to the wedding. They had been dating for 5 years prior to that, it was eventually learned.
In May 2020, they welcomed Adejare Kosoko Deja, a beautiful baby girl.
Adekunle Gold Education Background
Adekunle Gold graduated from the Lagos State Polytechnic in Nigeria with a Higher National Diploma in Arts and Design.
Adekunle Gold Career Background
Adekunle Gold began his musical career in 2010 and has already released three albums and numerous singles.
He disbanded a band he formed with a classmate in high school after writing his first song at the age of 15. He went solo in 2014.
He was dubbed “King of Photoshop” on social media after he expertly modified and released a photo of himself cuddling Tiwa Savage.
On December 19, 2014, he released Sade, his first official song, which he wrote and sang.
Despite the fact that it was a rendition of One Direction’s The Story Of My Life, it went viral and was nominated for Best Alternative Song at the 2015 Headies.
Then, on March 5, 2015, he joined the record company YBNL Nation and released another single, Orente, through the label.
He was nominated for Most Promising Act of the YEAR at the 2015 City People Entertainment Awards.
On July 18, 2016, he revealed the cover and tracklist for his debut album, Gold. Masterkraft, Seyikeyz, Oscar, Pheelz, and others contributed musical productions to the album’s 16 tracks. It was made available three days ahead of schedule, on July 25, 2016.
As a result, it received a lot of positive feedback from contemporary music critics and reached #7 on the Billboard World Album Chart for the week of August 13, 2016. This followed his exit from the record label YBNL Nation, which had reached the end of his contract.
But he didn’t give up and revealed his band, The 79th Element, named after the atomic number of gold on the periodic table.
On January 15, 2018, Unity Bank announced Adekunle Gold as their Brand Ambassador. On August 21, 2020, he released Afro Pop Vol. 1, his second album.