Olamilekan Agbeleshe popularly known as Laycon is a fast rising Nigerian musician, rapper, singer, songwriter, recording artist and currently a housemate at the Big Brother Naija Reality TV show. He is very handsome, gifted, skillful, creative and talented. He is one of the housemates currently participating at the ongoing Big Brother Naija season 5 reality show tagged lockdown edition.
He was born on 16th March 1994 in Lagos State in the south western part of Nigeria. He is currently 26 years old. He completed both his primary and secondary school education in Lagos State, Nigeria and obtained both his First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior School Certificate.
After completing his primary and secondary school education, Laycon proceeded to University of Lagos and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Philosophy in 2016. After his graduation from the University, Laycon did his NYSC and started hunting for jobs in Lagos. He was rejected some many times by job employers who told him in the face that he is not qualified for the job position that he is applying for. He didn’t give up on his search for quality job and later got employed. He worked in several companies before finally settling for music.
After working for several organizations in Lagos, Laycon decided to try his hand in music and record his first hit single “Fierce Nation” featuring Reminisce and Chinko Ekun. Laycon was born and raised in Lagos State. It was reported that he graduated with a second-class upper Degree in Philosophy. As an undergraduate, Laycon worked at Latjum Global Nigeria Limited, an oil and gas marketing company in Lagos, as a personal assistant to the CEO and managing director of the company. He used the job to support his education and financial needs.
Immediately after graduation from the university, Laycon picked up a role at Bestman Games, Ikoyi, as a sales and business development personnel. Bestman Games is a leading African games company based in Lagos, Nigeria. He worked at Bestman Games for just two months and left the company.
After leaving Bestman Games, Laycon landed a job at the Lagos State Ministry of Information and Strategy as a personal assistant to the Assistant Director of Administration and Human Resources of the Ministry. Laycon also worked as a freelance writer for several companies and organizations until he decided to try his hand in music.
Music has always been Laycon’s passion. He started rapping at an early age and has never stopped. Even while schooling and working, Laycon still did music as part of his side hustle. Laycon hit song “Fierce Nation” which featured Chinko Ekun and Reminisce was on MTV Base Top 10 charts for six months.
Laycon is currently single. He is not married and currently does not have a girlfriend or wife. He was in love with fellow housemate Erica. He was rejected by Erica who told him that she is in love with fellow housemate Kiddwaya. Laycon became very popular after he was selected as one of the housemate of the Big Brother Naija Reality TV show tagged Lockdown edition.
He is considered to be the most popular housemate in the 2020 season 5 Big Brother Naija Reality show. His smartness, braveness, benevolence, humbleness, self respected, and personality in the Big Brother Naija house has attracted him to several loving fans all over the globe. He is currently the most fellowed housemate on Instagram with over one million followers. He accumulated one million followers on Instagram in a space of three months. He is very active on social media especially on Instagram and Twitter. His official Instagram account is @itslaycon and his official Twitter account of @itslaycon
Laycon has been rated as the most supported housemates in the 2020 Big Brother Naija reality show with Nigerian celebrities rooting for him to win the competition. His sincere love, affection and care for fellow housemate Erica and his ability to accept rejection and still be a man is one of the skills that attracted him to his loving fans. He is also very smart and communicates with wisdom.
Laycon is currently one of the most influential housemates in the 2020 Big Brother Naija show with an estimated net worth of over $50,000. His net worth is calculated by the value of his music. According to austinemedia.com Laycon is going to win this year 2020 season 5 Big Brother Naija Reality TV show and once he wins the show his net worth will be upgrade to $200,000.