Today, we’re gonna talk about the 21 facts you don’t know about the raves of the moment, Zlatan Ibile.
The “Quilox” crooner came into limelight after he collaborated with a Nigerian superstar, Olamide Baddosneh on a single dubbed “My Body” released in 2017.
Since then, Zlatan has been everybody’s talk as he’s popularly known with his slang “Kapaichumarimarichupako” and he’s also the most featured artist in 2019.
So, we listed 21 facts you don’t really know about the singer, Zlatan. Check them below!
1– His real name is Omoniyi Temidayo Rapheal
2– He is an indigene of Ekiti State but grew up in Odo Nla, Ikorodu, Lagos State
3– He is the second child of 3 children in his family, (He has an elder sister whose name is Omolola and a younger brother whose name is Damilola)
4– Zlatan was a church drummer in his childhood days
5- Zlatan is a graduate of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic with HND Business Admin
6- Zlatan gained local recognition in Ikorodu after releasing his song, Ikorodu Boy
7- Zlatan has always wanted to become a professional footballer (He reveals he always wanted to play for Barcelona)
8- In 2014, he won the Airtel One Mic Campus Tour Music Competition and won a car
9- He gained global recognition when he featured Olamide in his song “My Body”
10- Zlatan was never signed to DMW, his first record label was Coded Records, then to Alleluyah Boiz Entertainment
11- Zlatan parents never supported his music ambition
12- Zlatan was beaten up by the family members of popular internet sensation, Segun Wire, who openly confessed his intention to become an internet fraudster when he grows up, went viral. The family claimed Zlatan was extorting the boy off his money. This move was later regretted by Zlatan and he withdrew his support for the young lad
13- His first ever dance created was Kuzo before Zanku
14- Zlatan and his longtime girlfriend (@shigh_lofe) welcomed their first baby
15- He has always been a marlian but finally met Naira Marley in 2017
16- He was attacked by rival cult gang members during his performance on stage at Gateway Polytechnic
17- In 2015, Zlatan made a prophecy that he was going to reign and it came to pass (mad oooh)
18- He was arrested by the EFCC for cyber crime alongside Guccybranch, Biesloaded, Naira Marley and Rahman Jago
19- He is a big fan of Nigerian based American Singer, Speed Darlington
20- Zlatan has never won an award, though he was nominated for the Headies Next Rated, but never won.
21- Zlatan father’s is a Reedem Church Pastor
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