Biography Intro: Wande Coal is a Nigerian singer.
NAME: Oluwatobi Wande Ojosipe
DATE OF BIRTH:18 October 1985
PLACE OF BIRTH: Lagos Island, Lagos state
EDUCATION: He had his primary school education at Staff Nursery and Ijaniki Primary School, and his secondary education in Federal Government College Lagos in Lagos State, and went on to University of Lagos (Unilag), Lagos State, where he studied Curriculum Studies.
CAREER AND PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES: Coal started singing in the teenage choir at his church. He got his break in the nigerian entertainment industry as a dancer. He got signed to don jazzy’s mo’ hits records in 2006. He featured on d’banj’s rundown/funk you up album on singles such as “Loke”, “Tonosibe” and “Why me”.
Being signed to mo’ hits records he is also a member of the mo’ hits allstars and played a major role in the released cv (curriculum vitae) album. His first single of the cv album, “Ololufe”, has been described as one of the greatest love songs ever written by a nigerian.
Coal later released his debut album mushin to mo’hits which was widely received across nigeria, uk and the usa.
PUBLICATIONS:”Rotate”,”The Kick”,”My Way” and many more
HONORS AND AWARDS:Next Rated Hip Hop World Awards 2008.,Naija’s fastest Rising Superstar UNIPORT AWARDS 2008,Dynamix Youth awards 2009-Song of the Year,BEST AFRO HIP HOP VIDEO Nigerian Music Video Awards (NMVA) 2009.
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