Nigerian rapper Oladipupo Olabode Oladimeji, known as Oladips, is dead. According to his management, he died on the evening of Tuesday, November 14, 2023.
Oladips Age: How old is Oladips?
Oladips died at the age of 28. He was born on March 24, 1995, in Ogun State, Nigeria.
Oladips Wife: Was Oladips married?
Oladips was not married. There is no information available on his previous relationships either, and it is unknown whether he had a girlfriend at the time of his death.
Oladips net worth
At the time of his death, Oladips had a net worth of about $20,000. He had a successful rap career and amassed his worth from his career.
Who was Oladips?
Oladipupo Olabode Oladimeji, popularly known as Oladips, was a renowned Nigerian rapper, singer, and composer. He gained recognition through his hit tracks “Chache” and “Lalakukulala.” His breakthrough came in 2015 when he emerged as the winner of the King is Here rap competition, organized by the Nigerian music mogul DBanj.
Oladips also used his music as an avenue to address social justice issues and advocate for the ENDSars movement. He fearlessly tackled subjects like mental health and depression in his songs. The last song he released was the single “Die Young.” His new album, SUPERHERO ̀DŐGBť (The Memoir), was supposed to be released on Thursday.
What Happened to Oladips?
Both fans and the music industry were taken aback when Oladips’ death was announced on Wednesday, November 15, 2023. He was just 28 years old, but even at that age, he left a lasting impact. Videos showing Oladips appearing to pass out as his pals surrounding him appeared on social media in the wee hours of Tuesday, November 14.
Before the video went viral, Oladips had appealed for assistance on his Instagram stories. He wondered where a friend of his was after mentioning him in the post. The rapper berated them for not understanding that he preferred not to be left alone in the house, particularly considering his state, despite his repeated attempts to call the friend.
His management took to social media to make a statement and announce his death. The statement read, “We are saddened to inform the general public that Oladipupo Olabode Oladimeji, aka 0LADIPS, passed away yesterday, November 14th, at exactly 10:14 p.m. We are still in shock as we speak! For over 2 years, he has kept his battles within himself; his body is now with his family, & funeral services will be announced as they are concluded! The family asked that we respect their privacy in this trying time. May God give us all the fortitude to bear this great loss. (amen).- Management.”