Finally, Mavin superstar Korede Bello is ready to thrill his fans with his first studio album, which he calls Belloved.
Korede Bello, who has proven over time that he is a great investment, is one of the most loved Mavin Artiste.
He shared the good news about his album release on his Instagram page.
“Dear #Belloved, my debut album is ready and it’s called B E L L O V E D. Can’t wait to share it with you.”
In anticipation of the release of Belloved, scheduled for March 11th 2017, we decided to put this post together for the benefit of Korede’s fans.
Belloved: 10 Amazing Facts About The Mavin Artiste
1. The Belloved crooner was formerly called African Prince and started performing at the age of 7.
2. He wrote his first song during his primary school days and was a member of a duo music group with a friend.
3. Korede Bello was born in Lagos on a day that does not exist in the 2017 Calendar [29th February]. Unfortunately, he will have to pick another date to observe his 20th birthday, which is in less than two weeks.
4. His first released single was named “Forever” which drew attention to him and subsequently led to being signed by the Supreme Mavin Dynasty in February 2014.
5. The Mr. Romantic holds a National Diploma certificate in Mass Communication at the Nigerian Institute of Journalism and is an Associate Member of the Institute of Information Management.
6. Asa and 2face Idibia are Korede’s first two sources of musical inspiration.
7. Korede’s Belloved will be the third album released by the Mavin in three years following Tiwa Savage’s ‘R.E.D’ released in December 2015 and Reekado Banks’ debut album ‘Spotlight’ which dropped in 2016.
8. In early February, Korede stirred the internet when he shared photos of him posing by his alleged N30million brand new acquired Chevrolet Corvette.
9. During his first collaboration with the Mavin all-stars on Dorobucci, which also featured Tiwa Savage, Reekado Banks, Di’ja, D’Prince, and Dir Sid, Don Jazzy, Korede enchanted viewers with his charming signature ‘wink’ in the video.
10. Aside the Mavin all-stars collaborations. Some of Korede’s outstanding works include: Romantic ft. Tiwa Savage [December 2015]; The famous Godwin [January 2015] and his latest hit “Do Like That,” which was released in September 13, 2016.
11. He is a Glo ambassador, Face of Woodin Fabric and also a Youth ambassador for the Nigerian Police Force.
12. Awards won:
2014 Nigeria Teen Choice Awards, Most Promising Music Act To Watch.
2014 4th Annual Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards, Best Song of the Year [Godwin]
9th Nigeria Music Video Awards, Best Contemporary Afro Video “Godwin”
The Headies 2015 Best Pop Single “Godwin”
2015 4th Annual Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards, Best Song of the Year “Godwin”
2016 City People Entertainment Awards Pop Artiste of the Year.
2016 Nigeria Entertainment Awards
Best Collaboration “Romantic” Hottest Single of The Year
2016 Song of The Year Headies Next Rated and more.
14. So far, Do Like That Video is Korede’s most watched video on YouTube and has gathered over 16 million views, while Godwin currently has over 11 million views.
15. In a nutshell, Korede Bello has an amazing personality, an inviting smile and good songs that will make Belloved loved.
Watch Korede Bello: Do Like That