Bisade Ologunde prominently known as Lagbaja is a Nigerian vocal artiste, saxophonist and musician. He is prominently known as Lagbaja which signifies ‘unknown’ or ‘nondescript one’ in Yoruba. Lagbaja separates himself with his extraordinary melodic style of African drum and jazz combination. This along these lines has earned him the profound respect and backing of numerous music sweetheart in inside Nigeria and over the world. Lagbaja is one of the Nigerian musicians with their own unique style of singing and stage dramatization.
Lagbaja Profile Overview
|Real Name:||Bisade Ologunde|
|Place of Birth:||Lagos|
|Occupation:||Singer, Song writer, Dancer|
|Net Worth:||$1 Million (N387,503,727)|
Lagbaja was born in 1960 in Lagos, Nigeria into the family of D. A Ologunde. He is a descent of Odogun’s Compound, Ijagbo Community in Oyun Local Government Area of Kwara State.
Lagbaja Music Career
His presentation collection “Lagbaja” was discharged in 1993 to basic acclaim. Lagbaja whose signature look is a slitted material and elastic cover, framed his first little band in 1991 in Lagos in the wake of showing himself how to play the saxophone.
In 1994, he released another collection which included tunes like ‘Naija Must Sweet Again’, which many took to be an assault on Nigeria’s military rulers. After this collection, he was welcomed by the International Red Cross Committee to join Youssou N’Dour, Papa Wemba and Lucky Dube on a Pan-African task to advance consciousness of helpful maltreatment. In 1996, he discharged another collection which had the same subject and included tunes, for example, ‘Terrible Leadership’ which concerns what Ologunde sees as the most concerning issue besetting contemporary Africa.
In March 1997, he built up his club called “Motherlan” in the core of Ikeja in Lagos. He expressed in a meeting that the club was affected by the conventional African town or market square, where individuals assemble under the twilight for services and aesthetic occasions like move, music and narrating.Every individual from Ologunde’s band was sent to chosen pained territories of Africa and welcomed to submit two tunes each recording their encounters. The undertaking was the subject of a movie narrative by Cameroonian chief Bassek Bakhobio.
He is a diplomat of the Telecommunication organization, Globacom.Lagbaja whoose sweet combination has been alluded to as afrojazz, afrobeat, higherlife and afropop alludes to his sound as Africano, suggesting for the most part to the focal job of African drums and depressions in his music.
Lagbaja Personal Life
He is one of the few Nigerian celebrities that keeps their personal life and affairs from preying eyes of the public.Lagbaja is a Christian by faith and he is happily married with three kids.
Lagbaja Net Worth
Lagbaja who is one of the longest serving ambassador of telecommunications giant Globacom is estimated to be worth $1 million. He has really gained a lot from the Nigerian Music idustry.