Korede Bello

Korede Bello: Biography, Age, Cars, House, Net Worth, Girlfriend, Parents, Siblings & Record Label

Stage Name: Korede Bello
Real Name: Korede Bello
Occupation: Singer, Songwriter
Date Of Birth/Age: 29 February 1996 (28 Years Old)
Place of Birth: Lagos, Nigeria
Gender: Male
Nationality: Nigerian
Marital Status: Single
Education: Nigerian Institute Of Journalism
Height: 5 ft 10 in
Net Worth: $800 Thousand

Korede Bello Biography

Korede Bello is a famous Nigerian singer and songwriter best known for his debut hit song, “Godwin.” “Godwin,” a Gospel-influenced Afro-pop song, was released after his signing to Mavin Records in 2014. It became a massive success establishing him as a known artist in the Nigerian music industry. In addition, he released other hit songs, including “Romantic,” featuring then-label mate Tiwa Savage, and “Do Like That.” A remix of the latter features American singer and songwriter Kelly Rowland.

Life & Career

Korede Bello, Yours Truly, Artists, May 23, 2024

Korede Bello was born and raised in Lagos, Nigeria. He began performing at seven and went by the name African Prince. Korede went to Primary and Secondary Schools in Lagos. He earned a Higher National Diploma in Mass Communication from the Nigerian Institute of Journalism. He is an Associate Member of the Institute of Information Management.

After being introduced to Don Jazzy by his manager, Casimir Uwaegbute, Korede impressed him after recording some songs in the studio and was signed to Mavin Records on February 28th, 2014. He later released the songs “African Princess” and “Godwin.”

He cites Asa and 2Baba as influences on his music.

Korede Bello has since released several hit songs and projects, including “Romantic” featuring Tiwa Savage, “Do Like That,” the “Table For Two” EP, “Beloved” album, and more.


Korede Bello was born on February 29th, 1996. He clocked 26 years old in February 2022.


His parents had 3 three children. He has a younger sister and an older brother. His strongest supporter and vaguely unknown to the public, his mother is a huge music fan.


Although their identities are not listed online, we know that Korede Bello’s parents are true music lovers, and the youngster grew up listening to the same music that his parents did.

While the mother of the celebrity prefers foreign music, Korede Bello’s father enjoys local music. So the musician’s father bought him his first guitar and covered the cost of his debut recording session.

The entertainer was grateful for everything his parents had done for him. “The fact that my parents support me and would spend money on anything that would make me happy” is one of the many reasons he says he loves his parents so much.


The elder Bello brother of Korede is a PR executive named Timilehin Bello. He’s also known as BigTimi a lot of the time. His Younger sister is Jasmine Bello, who has followed in her brother’s footsteps by pursuing a career in music.


Considering his remarkable success in the Nigerian music industry, singer Korede Bello has earned recognition from numerous brands.

Like other well-known entertainers, Korede Bello utilizes social media. He posts images of himself, his performances, and forthcoming video content to keep his fans happy.

  • Instagram: @koredebello
  • Twitter: @koredebello
  • Facebook: Korede Bello


There have been questions about who Korede Bello is dating. He has been rumored to be dating Nigerian actor Iyabo Ojo’s daughter, Priscilla. However, reacting to the rumors in 2020, he said Priscilla is better positioned to talk about it.

Net Worth

Korede Bello, Yours Truly, Artists, May 23, 2024

The exact estimate of Korede Bello’s net worth is unknown to the public as he has yet to reveal it. However, his partnerships, endorsements with major brands in Nigeria, and very pricey acquisitions prove that he has a massive stash in the bank. Several media sites estimate his worth to be between $500,000 to $1 million. We won’t be shocked if he’s worth more.


Korede Bello is the owner of a few luxury cars. Some include a 2017 Chevrolet Corvette, which costs over 30 million Naira, a Bentley Continental GT, and a Toyota Landcruiser. However, there have been questions about whether the Bentley belongs to him or Don Jazzy.Korede Bello, Yours Truly, Artists, May 23, 2024Korede Bello, Yours Truly, Artists, May 23, 2024Korede Bello, Yours Truly, Artists, May 23, 2024


Not much is known about Korede Bello’s house. He only posts photos of his cars.

Record Label

Korede Bello, Yours Truly, Artists, May 23, 2024

In 2014, Korede Bello was announced by Nigerian Music Exec. Don Jazzy is the newest addition to his label, Mavin Records. He joined Nigerian superstars Tiwa Savage, Reekado Banks, Di’Ja, Dr. Sid, and more as one of the label’s acts. The song “Godwin” was released as his debut single via the title. He also contributed to some of the joint singles, including “Dorobucci,” “Adaobi,” and more released by the label. He is still signed to Mavin Records.


Korede Bello, Yours Truly, Artists, May 23, 2024

Korede Bello has been nominated for and won some significant awards. Some of them include the following;

  • “Promising Music Act To Watch” 2014 Nigerian Teen Choice Awards.
  • “Best Song Of The Year” 2015 4th Annual Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards.
  • “Hottest Single Of The Year” and “Best New Act” 2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
  • “Best Pop Single,” “Song Of The Year,” “Next Rated” The Headies 2015.
  • “Pop Artiste Of The Year” 2016 City People Entertainment Awards.
  • “Best Collaboration” for ‘Romantic’ featuring Tiwa Savage at the 2016 Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
  • “Best Contemporary Afro Video” 9th Nigeria Music Video Awards.

Which village is Phyno from?

He is a native of Anambra State.

When did Korede Bello start singing?

At age 7. He was known as the ‘African Prince’ then.

Why did Korede Bello leave Mavins?

He left as a result of the end of their contractual agreement.

Which state is Korede Bello from?

He is from Lagos state.

Which school did Korede Bello attend?

The Nigerian Institute of Journalism

Why did Korede Bello stop singing?

Following his short break, Bello stated that he needed to relax, take a breather, and take care of his health. “Yes! I purposefully took a brief hiatus for my mental health and personal growth. I needed breathing space and time to put my health first rather than work.

Which university did Korede Bello attend?

Nigerian Institute of Journalism

Why did Korede Bello cut his hair?

To promote his new song at the time he was resuming his music career, Korede Bello revealed that he switched his appearance to a low cut and beard. Korede also acknowledged that he needed to reflect and reassess the best way to restart his career.

Does Korede Bello have a child?

No, He doesn’t

Does Korede Bello have a girlfriend?

He is rumored to be dating Priscilla Ojo

What does Korede Bello do now?

Korede Bello is still an Afrobeat artist. His most recent release is “Available” in October 2022.

Where does Korede Bello live?

Lagos State, Nigeria.

What language does Korede Bello speak?

He is proficient in a handful of languages that, includes English and Yoruba

How tall is Korede Bello?

He is 5ft 10in tall

How to contact Korede Bello?

He is active on his social media accounts.



Facebook: Korede Bello

Is Korede Bello still in Mavin?

He technically is though he has left the mavins records due to the end of his contract

Is Korede Bello married?

No, he isn’t. There are rumors of him having a girlfriend though

Is Korede Bello still alive?

Yes. He is Alive and Well.

Is Korede Bello still a singer?

Yes, he is.

Is Korede Bello Hausa?


Is Korede Bello, a twin?

No. He is the second of Three Children

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