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Check Out How Yemi Alade Has Transformed Since She Released Her First Hit Song In 2014.

Yemi Eberechi Alade popularly known as Yemi Alade is a Nigerian Afropop singer, songwriter, actress and activist. She emerged as the winner of the popular Peak Talent Show in 2009.

Yemi Alade was born on 13th March, 1989 in Abia State. Her father, James Alade was a police commissioner and a native of Ondo state while her mother Helen Uzoma is from the Igbo tribe of Nigeria. She is the fifth of seven children.

Yemi Alade became known when she won the Peak Talent Show in 2009. Afterwards, she released three singles from King of Queens Album: “Johnny”, “Tangerine”, and “Kissing”.

When Yemi Alade first hit our screens, the Geography graduate of Unilag came with "Johnny", a breath of fresh air from the regular we were used to. The dancehall song also had a storyline that was stimulating and also sparked conversations.

Johnny was an international hit in many countries including Nigeria, Kenya, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, South Africa, Liberia, Uganda and United Kingdom.

The hit single Johnny by 2019 had reached over 100 million views on YouTube. The singer then took to Instagram to thank her loyal fans for the support. She became the second Nigerian singer to hit 100 million views on YouTube.

Her follow-up album, Mama Africa, was released in 2016 and featured the singles "Do as I Do" and "Ferrari." A companion EP, Mama Afrique, followed in 2017.

Recently, the Mama Africa's song achieved another milestone as it crossed the 100 million view mark on the streaming platform YouTube. In 2014, this is how the singer looked like.However, the singer has since transformed. Here are some of her posts including latest.

image courtesy of Instagram.

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