Adedamola Adefolahan (born 1996/1997), known professionally as Fireboy DML, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. He is signed to YBNL Nation, an independent record label founded by Nigerian rapper Olamide. His debut studio album Laughter, Tears and Goosebumps was released in 2019. He won Listener’s Choice and was nominated for Song of the Year for “Jealous” at the 2020 Soundcity MVP Awards Festival.
Before the fame and the wealth Fireboy was just like every other Nigerian youth struggling to make ends meet. See before photos of the superstar below.
Fireboy DML grew up in Abeokuta and was a member of his local church choir. While studying at Obafemi Awolowo University, his interest in music increased.His breakthrough single “Jealous” first appeared on YBNL Nation’s collaborative album YBNL Mafia Family (2018), before being re-released on March 25, 2019.
That was the hit that brought the superstar to limelight. Recently Fireboy has dropped numerous hit jams he has now earned recognition around the globe.