Yinka Ayefele

Yinka Ayefele & His Merry Makers Band , MON, is a Nigerian music producer and gospel singer.[2][3] Made music videos from 1999 to the present. Marketed and distributed by Alloy Productions International 1999–2010 and Galaxy Music 2009–2019 Now currently in Role Model Entertainment CD Albums ÷ Video CD 's Albums, CD Covers Albums, Cassette Tape Albums, CD Albums & Yinka Ayefele 's Topic, Music CD's + Music Video CD + VCD','s Artwork Albums, Album Music Artworks, Redited CD Covers Artwork, Music Album Cover Arts, Album Artworks, Album Cover Music Artworks, Album Covers, Album Cover ,ALOY PRODUCTIONS INT'L API MUSIC ,MANUFACTURED BY COMPACT DISC CD Covers ,Yinka Ayefele CD Covers Disc & New Yinka Ayefele Fulfillment CD Cover 's on the way. Watch Out

Yinka Ayefele
Born
Olayinka Joel Ayefele Aka Yinka Ayefele

(1968-02-01) 1 February 1968 (age 53)
Ipoti-Ekiti, Nigeria
NationalityNigerian
Other namesYinka Ayefele 's CD Albums ÷ Music VCD Albums
CitizenshipNigerian
OccupationMusician
Years active1998–present
Spouse(s)Temitope Titilope[1]
Children3
Parent(s)Chief Joshua Taiwo Ayefele (Father)[1]

Early lifeEdit

Ayefele was born in Ipoti-Ekiti, a city in Ekiti State in southwestern Nigeria.[4]

EducationEdit

He had attended Our Saviours Anglican Primary School in Ipoti-Ekiti for his primary and secondary education before he later proceeded to Ondo State College of Arts and Science in Ikare Akoko, Ondo State, Nigeria.[5]

CareerEdit

Ayefele worked briefly as journalist and broadcaster at the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria, Ibadan, where he also produced jingles and musical works on radio.[6] He began his music career in 1997 after he was involved in an automobile accident which damaged his spinal cord and confined him to a wheelchair.[7][8] While in the hospital after spending about 9 months, his friend, Kola Olootu visited and advised him to put some songs together.[9] This suggestion resulted in the release of his debut album titled, Bitter Experience in 1998 which brought him into limelight.[10] The release of Bitter experience was followed by the release of Sweet Experience.[11] Other albums released by the gospel musician are Something Else, Divine Intervention and Life after death, released in honor of Gbenga Adeboye, a Nigerian radio presenter, musician and comedian.[12] The title Bitter Experience reflected his ordeal and Sweet Experience was the sweetness after a "Bitter Experience".[13]

Awards and honoursEdit

He had received over 200 awards.[14] Among other awards are:

Demolition of radio stationEdit

 
AYEFELE MUSIC HOUSE, Challenge Ibadan

Ayefele's Music House, which has in it a radio station Fresh FM and a studio, was on August 19, 2018 demolished[15] by the Oyo State Government, stating that the property's location contravene the stipulations by the town planning authority. This sparked outrage from fans and sympathizers[16] in Ibadan, and host of other criticizing the government's action. According to the musician, the property worth N800 million. The radio station now has a branch in Abeokuta, Ogun State.

Personal lifeEdit

Ayefele and his wife, Tope, welcomed in a set of triplets, 2 boys and 1 girl on January 18, 2019 at Holy Cross Hospital in the USA [17] Yinka Ayefele 's CD Albums & Label (Aloy Productions International + Galaxy Music) API MUSIC Stands for ALOY PRODUCTIONS INTERNATIONAL+ CD Covers ÷ Cassette Tapes , CD Albums , Marketed & Distributed by ALOY PRODUCTIONS INTERNATIONAL 4 Edidi Lane Idumota Lagos + Galaxy Music , Role Model Entertainment

  • Bitter Experience (1998)
  • Sweet Experience (1999)
  • Something Else (2000)
  • Divine Intervention (2001)
  • Fun Fair (2002)
  • Life after Death (2003)
  • Aspiration (2003)
  • Fulfilment (2004)
  • New Dawn (2005)
  • Next Level (2006)
  • Gratitude (2007)
  • Absolute Praise (2008)
  • Transformation (2009)
  • Everlasting Grace (2010)
  • Prayer Point (2011)
  • Goodness Of God (2012)
  • Comforter (2013)
  • Overcomer (2014)
  • Upliftment (2015)
  • Fresh Glory (2016)
  • Living Testimony (2017)
  • Favour (2018)
  • Beyond The Limits (2019)
  • Ekundayo(Exhilaration)(2020)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Our Correspondent. "New Telegraph – How Yinka Ayefele's father died after birthday celebration". newtelegraphonline.com. Retrieved 11 February 2015.
  2. ^ "Yinka Ayefele's travails". The Punch – Nigeria's Most Widely Read Newspaper. Retrieved 11 February 2015.
  3. ^ "Yinka Ayefele celebrates". The Punch – Nigeria's Most Widely Read Newspaper. Retrieved 11 February 2015.
  4. ^ "Shock as Yinka Ayefele's father dies at birthday party – DailyPost Nigeria". DailyPost Nigeria. Retrieved 11 February 2015.
  5. ^ "Yinka Ayefele discusses his accident, marital life, Patience Jonathan rally and music in new interview". dailystar.com.ng. Retrieved 11 February 2015.
  6. ^ "Yinka Ayefele Bereaved As Late Father Wanted Him To Be A Banker". nigeriafilms.com. Retrieved 11 February 2015.
  7. ^ "The incredible lifestyle of an entertainer". Vanguard News. Retrieved 11 February 2015.
  8. ^ Emokpae Odigie (2015). When Reasoning Is on Vacation. Strategic Book Publishing & Rights Agency. p. 77. ISBN 9781631351914.
  9. ^ "Yinka Ayefele: What The President's Handshake Did To Me, Articles – THISDAY LIVE". thisdaylive.com. Retrieved 11 February 2015.
  10. ^ "People Take Advantage of My Condition----Yinka Ayefele". modernghana.com. Retrieved 11 February 2015.
  11. ^ Editor. "Yinka Ayefele to release new album in January 2015". Nigerian Entertainment Today – Nigeria's Number 1 Entertainment Daily. Retrieved 11 February 2015.CS1 maint: extra text: authors list (link)
  12. ^ "Yinka Ayefele – Gbenga Adeboye Life after death". Last.fm. Retrieved 11 February 2015.
  13. ^ Administrator. "About Yinka Ayefele". ayefeleradio.com. Retrieved 11 February 2015.
  14. ^ "HISTORIC: HONOR NIGHT IN TORONTO! Ayefele Bags 200th Award in Canada…Receives Special Lifetime Achievement Award * Nigeria Embassy Officials to witness Ceremony * Sir Shina Peters as Special Guest!". nigeriastandardnewspaper.com. Retrieved 11 February 2015.
  15. ^ Press, Fellow (20 August 2018). "What commissioner said about Yinka Ayefele building's demolition - Fellow Press". Fellow Press. Retrieved 20 August 2018.
  16. ^ Press, Fellow (20 August 2018). "Fans kick as Oyo Govt demolishes Ayefele's radio station - Fellow Press". Fellow Press. Retrieved 20 August 2018.
  17. ^ https://tribuneonlineng.com/226853/