Korede Bello is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, recording artist, stage performer, a model and a philanthropist. He was born on 29th February 1996 in Lagos, Nigeria. He is currently 21 years old and he is very handsome. He completed his primary and secondary education in Lagos State in the western part of Nigeria. He started performing as an artiste at a very tender age. At the age of 7 he gave himself a stage name “African Prince”
He started his music career professionally while still in secondary school and eventually released his first single “Forever” He studied Mass Communication at the Nigerian Institute of Journalism Lagos and holds a National Diploma Certificate. Korede Bello is currently an Associate Member of the Institute of Information Management.
On 28th February 2014, he got signed into Mavin Records under the leadership of Don Jazzy and released Dorrobucci. He rose to fame after releasing his hit single “Godwin” an Appreciation song to God Almighty produced by Don Jazzy. He is currently working on his first studio album. According to him he draws his inspiration from 2Face and Asa.
In 2014 he won the Most Promising Music Act To Watch at the Teen Choice Awards. In 2015 he won the Best Song of the Year “Godwin” at the 4th Annual Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards. In 2016 he won the Best Pop Single and Pop Artiste of the Year at the 2016 City People Entertainment Awards.
He is currently one of the richest and most influential artiste in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $600,000.