Introduction: Nigerian Musician; Fireboy Net Worth, Relationship With Jeoboy, Who is Richer? September 2023
He is signed to YBNL Nation, a record label founded by Nigerian rapper Olamide.
His debut studio album Laughter, Tears and Goosebumps was released in 2019.
He won Listener's Choice and was nominated for Song of the Year for “Jealous” at the 2020 Soundcity MVP Awards Festival.
Profile About Fireboy DML
|Real Name||Adedamola Adefolahan|
|Date of Birth||5 February 1996|
|Age||26-year old (2022)|
|Net Worth||$850,000 dollars|
|Record Label||2012 – present|
|Occupation||YBNL Nation, Empire Distribution|
Fireboy DML Biography and Early LifeFireboy DML Biography and Early Life
Adedamola Adefolahan (born 5 February 1996), known professionally as Fireboy DML, is a Nigerian singer.
He grew up in Abeokuta, Ogun state and was a member of his local church choir. He developed an interest in music while studying at Obafemi Awolowo University.
Breakthrough: His breakthrough single “Jealous” first appeared on YBNL Nation's collaborative album YBNL Mafia Family (2018), before being re-released on 25 March 2019.
The song is composed of guitar riffs, traditional drums and percussion; it combines African harmonies with elements of country and soul music.
“Jealous” was produced by Cracker Mallo and is centred around love and the complicated feelings that go along with it.
The visuals for “Jealous” was directed by Director K.
On 14 June 2019, Fireboy DML released the romantic single “What If I Say”. It was produced by Pheelz, who incorporated a mix of percussion, ambient synth harmonies, and a drum riff into the production.
The visuals for “What If I Say” was directed by TG Omori. On 1 August 2019, Fireboy DML released another single “King”, in the song, he declares his worth to his love interest.
The accompanying music video for “King” was directed by TG Omori; it contains images of Fireboy and his love interest in a rose petal embellished Rolls Royce, as well as images of him singing at a fashion show where models walk on a runway.
Laughter, Tears and Goosebumps Album: Fireboy DML released his debut studio album Laughter, Tears and Goosebumps on 29 November 2019.
It was initially scheduled for release on 25 November. The album's music is a brand of R&B that combines love and social issues with empirical songwriting.
LTG comprises 13 tracks and doesn't feature any guest artist; it amassed over 6 million streams on Spotify three days after its release.
It received generally positive reviews from music critics but was criticized for being labelled an “Afro-Life” record instead of an R&B album.
LTG was supported by the previously released singles “Jealous”, “What If I Say” and “King”. The single “Vibration” was a fan favourite.
Apollo and Frozen Album: On 17 August 2020, Fireboy released the tracklist to his sophomore album, Apollo.
In a review, Pitchfork gave Apollo an 8.3 rating out of 10 and called it “the peak of his vision so far, a melodious, detailed, and effortless album of feel-good pop and R&B.”
NotJustOk wrote: “At the base of his writing is a deep-seated knack for introspection, the desire to be himself and whole other like himself, spinning personal and borrowed accounts of existential crisis, ambition, love, lust and depression.”
In 2021, Fireboy DML released the single “Peru,” which critics wrote “affirms [his] Afrobeats intelligence.”
He made a musical appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and performed a medley of the songs “Vibration,” from Tears, Laughter and Goosebumps, and “Champion,” from Apollo.
On 7 February 2022, his song – Peru Remix featuring Ed Sheeran debuted on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
On 3 March 2022, Fireboy was featured on the Sickick remix to Madonna's 1998 single “Frozen”. The official music video was filmed on the same day.
Fireboy DML describes his sound as “Afro-Life” and said he writes songs that audiences can relate to.
Alphonse Pierre of Pitchfork characterized his sound as “slow-groove pop” and said it “tells stories about love with the formulaic structure of a Hallmark Christmas romance”.
Fireboy DML Relationship With JoeboyFireboy DML Relationship With Joeboy
Fireboy and Joeboy are they related?
Are FireBoy DML and Joeboy brothers??, Nigerians have been asking the question and we have considered it important to bring you an answer.
After Nigerian singer and YBNL rave of the moment, Adedamola Adefolahan, professionally known as Fireboy DML, took to social media to promote the debut album of his industry brother and colleague, Joseph Akinwale Akinfenwa better known as Joeboy.
Joeboy is set to release his debut album; ‘Somewhere Between Beauty and Magic' and he announced the project with a video for his new song “Lonely.
Working on this project was life changing — I met a version of myself I never knew before. The plan was to come up with a title that best describes love, without actually using the word love. Hence Somewhere Between Beauty & Magic. Because love is a perfect blend of beauty and magic,” Joeboy wrote.
The reality is that Fireboy and Joeboy are not related at all, they are not brothers, they are just very good friends in the music industry.
Fireboy DML Net Worth in September 2023Fireboy DML Net Worth
Fireboy is now among the richest Nigerian musician, He rose to fame after the release of his breakthrough single “Jealous” on 25 March 2019.
Since then Fireboy net worth has been growing rapidly, as of September 2023 Fireboy DML has already hit an estimated net worth of $850,000 dollars.
Fireboy DML Net Worth in Naira September 2023
Fireboy DML has an estimated net worth of $850,000 dollars which is N352,970,950 in Naira (Nigerian Currency).
Who is Richest between Fireboy and Joeboy
To provide an accurate answer we will analyse both musicians' net worth and find out who is the richest.
With Joeboy having a net worth of $900,000 Dollars and Fireboy DML having a net worth of $850,000 dollars, this made Joeboy the richest among the two musicians in September 2023.