Habeeb Olalomi Oyegbile (born 12 March 1994) popularly known as Portable or Dr Zeh is a Nigerian singer, rapper and songwriter.[2]

Background information
Birth nameHabeeb olawunmi
Born (1994-03-12) 12 March 1994 (age 29)
Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria
  • Singer
  • rapper
  • songwriter
LabelsZeh Nation

Early life Edit

Olawunmi was born on 12 March 1994 in Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria.[3]

Career Edit

Portable became famous[4] after contributing to the song "ZaZoo Zehh" featuring Nigerian rapper Olamide[5] and Nigerian dancer Poco Lee.[6] During his early stage of fame, he became well known for calling out his business partners on social media for scamming him on business deals such as artist management and also on his Instagram handle where he mostly does all his controversial activities.[7]

Controversy Edit

During the early stages of Portable, he had issues with Poco Lee when he was invited to a concert that saw the visitation of both Wizkid and Olamide. Wizkid sprayed Portable some money, but surprising enough, Poco Lee split the money behind him and caused stirs.

Portable has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command following the expiration of a 72-hour ultimatum given to him to turn himself in for refusing to honor a police invitation over an alleged assault.

In the early hours of Monday, April 3, 2023, Portable was charged in the Ifo high court in Ogun state.[8][9][10][11]

Family Edit

Portable is attached to different baby mamas and already has five children from different baby mamas; he had a son with Nollywood actress Akinyanju Omobolarinde. Giving birth to another boy was like a dream come true for the wife and husband, Portable.

Discography Edit

Selected singles Edit

Year Song Title
2019 Pay Me My Money
2020 Ema Joke Dada
2021 Zazoo Zehh (Featuring) Olamide & Poco Lee
2022 Ogo Forever
2022 Neighbor (Featuring) Small Doctor
2022 All Eyes On Me (Featuring) Barry Jhay
2022 Oro Aje (Featuring) Oritse Femi
2022 Clear
2022 Expensive OG
2022 Money Before You Love
2022 Gberatan
2022 Odogwu Bitters
2022 Bye To Sapa Nation
2023 Testimony [12]
2023 Brabus B [13]
2023 Ogbafia (Featuring) Terry G[14]

Award and nominations Edit

Year Award ceremony Award description Result Ref
2022 The Headies Best Street Artist Nominated [15]
2022 The Headies Rookie of the Year Nominated [16]

References Edit

  1. ^ "Nigeria: Davido Is the King of African Music - Miraboi". All africa Newspaper. Retrieved 8 January 2019.
  2. ^ "Why I dropped out of school – Zazu singer, Portable". Vanguard Newspaper. Retrieved 27 January 2022.
  3. ^ "'Olamide Is My Sponsor', Portable, Speaks On Journey To Stardom". Dailytrust Newspaper. Retrieved 14 January 2022.
  4. ^ "How Portable became overnight celebrity, his many controversies". Premium Times Newspaper. Retrieved 2 May 2020.
  5. ^ "Olamide praised as viral 'Zazu' singer, Portable becomes a hit". Dailypost Newspaper. Retrieved 23 December 2021.
  6. ^ "Portable: How Zazu Zeh took singer from grass to grace". The Punch Newspaper. Retrieved 26 July 2022.
  7. ^ "Singer Portable settles with manager Kogbagidi after money-related beef". The Punch Newspaper. Retrieved 7 July 2022.
  8. ^ Akinlotan, Olasunkanmi (31 March 2023). "UPDATED: Police arrest portable, to spend 72 hours in detention". Premium Times Nigeria. Retrieved 7 April 2023.
  9. ^ Afigbo, Chinasa (3 April 2023). ""Justice for Portable": Singer charged to court for 6 assaults, video trends". Legit.ng - Nigeria news. Retrieved 7 April 2023.
  10. ^ "BREAKING: Ogun police arrests Portable for assault". Punch Newspapers. 31 March 2023. Retrieved 7 April 2023.
  11. ^ Bola Frazer (31 March 2023). "Police Arrest Portable After 72-Hour Ultimatum". Channels Television.
  12. ^ "Portable - Testimony Mp3 Download". NLvibes. Admin. 25 July 2023. Retrieved 25 February 2023.
  13. ^ "Portable - Brabus B". Audiomack. Portable. 25 July 2023. Retrieved 20 July 2023.
  14. ^ "Portable – Ogbafia ft. Terry G Mp3 Download". NLvibes. Admin. 16 August 2023. Retrieved 16 August 2023.
  15. ^ "Headies Disqualify Portable Over 'Reckless' Statements". Channels Tv.
  16. ^ "Portable reacts as Headies disqualifies him". Dailypost Newspaper. Retrieved 26 July 2022.