Known as Aquila Records’ lyrical machine-gun and nominee for the 2015 Headies Rookie Of The Year spot, Base One originally known as Shotunde Isaac Ayomipo, a graduate of Banking and Finance from the Lagos State University has certainly found family in Aquila records.
Base One is often depicted as an indigenous rapper who spits his bars in his local Yoruba dialect, but generally he is an all-round lyrical monster who delivers comfortably in both English and Pidgin.
Happenings had a little chat with the artiste, and you can say he was made for the career he chose. Asides music, he enjoys drawing, eating, watching movies, listening to music. He also stated unequivocally that his most memorable day was the day he got signed to Aquila Records. Without a major deal prior to now, Base One managed to attain a level of relevance in the Nigeria entertainment Front line by building and nurturing a dedicated fan base through occasional song release and a number of featured tracks – his major strong points being his engaging lyrics on songs and his ability to hold any crowd spellbound.
Base One has displayed his versatility in the work done with several successful artistes such as Olamide, Reminisce, Nikki Laoye, Kayswitch to mention a few. Below are behind the scene pictures of his massive monster-hit WEREY RE O remix featuring Phyno and Olamide, produced by X_Blaze and choreographed by Kaffy. The ambitious rapper definitely has big dreams and all it takes to achieve them. See pictures below:
Covered By James Onyinyechi Divine
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