I Can’t Quit Music For My Relationship – Singer Niniola


Singer and songwriter Niniola says she can’t quit music for her relationship.

The Ekiti State-born star, real name Niniola Apata, popularly known as ‘Niniola’ came into the limelight shortly after coming 4th in the Project Fame West Africa Season 6.

She is known for her energetic and electrifying performances and vocal power while on stage. she has been able to create a world of her own in the Nigerian music industry through

Niniola in a recent interview with Vanguard shared her thoughts about music, competition, the music industry, as well as her sex life and relationship.

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She was nominated in the “Most Promising Act to Watch” category at the 2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards after releasing her breakthrough debut single “Ibadi”.


The 30-year-old singer has been able to create a world of her own in the Nigerian music industry through hardwork, resilience, and consistency.

Singer Niniola Opens Up About her Sex-life and Relationship

Sharing about her interest in music, she said:

“My interest in music was as a result of boredom as a child (laughs), it’s funny but true.

“My parents didn’t take me out and I had to get busy, so music occupied my time.”

Talking about artistes who have influenced her style of music, Niniola says:

“I have an endless list of musical influences; to name a few, there’s Dolly Parton, Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey, Celine Dion, The Beatles, Shakira, Toni Braxton, Brandy, Beyonce, The Cranberries, Angelique Kidjo, Funmi Aragbaye, King Sunny Ade, etc.”

Speaking about her love-life and sex, she disclosed:

“Oh yes I am [in love] baby.”

She explained that she has paid a huge price for love as her love for music has taken all of her time.

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Niniola affirmed strongly that she cannot quit music for her relationship.

She responded:

“That’s not possible! Not for anything/anybody will I quit music.

“I won’t be in such an unsupportive relationship in the first place.”

Her most embarrassing moment in life was when she farted in the midst of people.