|Stage Name:||Bella Shmurda|
|Real Name:||Akinbiyi Abiola Ahmed|
|Occupation:||Singer and Songwriter|
|Date Of Birth/Age:||27 January, 1997 (23 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Lagos State, Nigeria|
|Education:||Lagos State University (LASU)|
Bella Shmurda is a fast rising Nigerian Afro Pop singer and songwriter. He rose to fame following the release of the remix for his song “Vision 2020” featuring YBNL Nation CEO, Olamide. Bella Shmurda achieved more recognition following the release of his song “Cash App” which referenced online fraud (popularity called yahoo or 419 in Nigeria). The song fast became a hit in the country topping several charts and receiving massive radio airplay. In 2020, Bella Shmurda was featured on the hit “Triumphant” on Olamide’s successful album “Carpe Diem”.
Bella Shmurda was born on the 27th day of January in 1997. He is currently 23 years old.
Early Life & Career
Bella Shmurda was born and raised in Lagos state. He grew up with his parents and siblings, and also attended primary, secondary and tertiary schools in the state. At a tender age, Bella Shmurda developed a passion for music which he tried to hone on his own. He also began releasing freestyles and indepent music.
In 2019, he signed with One World Global records and released “Vision 2020”. The song was noticed by YBNL Nation head, Olamide who requested for a remix. Olamide later featured on the official remix of Bella Shmurda’s “Vision 2020 hit. The remix became even bigger than the first song, bringing Bella even more recognition in the Nigerian music scene. The song received massive airplay across radio stations in Nigeria.
Bella Shmurda achieved more fame in 2020 following the release of his song “Cash App”. The song which references internet fraud became an even bigger hit in Nigeria and also across Africa. Bella Shmurda was also featured on Olamide’s chart-topping album “Carpe Diem” alongside Fireboy, Omah Lay and more. Together, Bella and Olamide released a music video for the song titled “Triumphant”. Shmurda also appeared on the song “Fade” featured on Davido’s “A Better Time”. The song also received a lot of praise.
Bella was one of 2020’s most successful artists.
Following the popularity of his song “Vision 2020” it was announced that Bella Shmurda had signed to One World Global Records headed by Prince Nkem. There are reports that he has also signed a deal with Olamide’s YBNL Nation.
Life Performance & Social Media Presence
Bella Shmurda boasts some of the biggest hits on the scene right now. He is known for his impressive energy during performances. Sadly fans have not seen a lot of that due to the global pandemic. Shmurda also rarely posts on his social media accounts. He is one of many celebs who prefer a private life.
Bella Shmurda is famous for a number of hits. They include Flex, No Mind Dem, Boi Bella, Bye Bye To Poverty, Vision 2020, Vision 2020 feat. Olamide, Cash App, Triumphant (with Olamide), Fade (with Davido), to mention a few. His songs are available across various digital and streaming platforms including Deezer, Audiomack, Spotify, iTunes, Apple Music, Tidal, Boomplay, etc.
The exact estimate of Bella Shmurda’s net worth is not known. However, as one of the most heard artists in Nigeria, and the continent right now, he must be raking in a whole lot of money now.
Bella Shmurda is active on social media across various platforms including Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. Fans can connect with him via his pages.
Bella Shmurda attended primary and secondary schools in Lagos. He proceeded to study History and International Studies in the Lagos State University (LASU).