Nigerian Celebrities Biography: YCEE

YCEE’s Biography



Olumide Martin Alejo, whose stagename is YCEE, Jagaban, as he is popularly called, is a Nigerian rapper and songwriter. He was born on the 29th of January 1993. He is 23 years old. He was born in Festac Town, in Lagos, Nigeria. Olumide started his career in 2012. He did underground rapping and several recordings until he signed his first record contract with Tinny Entertainment. Because of his commitment to his education, he took a break from music after being admitted to the University. By 2015, he showed up later, releasing several tracks selling massively till date. Furthermore, his collaborations with famous artistes like Olamide and Patoranking shot him into limelight.

Genres: Afropop, Hip Hop, Rap


After completing his primary education at Dr Soyemi Memorial Nursery and Primary School, he completed attended Nigerian Navy Secondary School, Ojo for his secondary education. Currently, he is studying Marine Biology at the University of Lagos.

Popular tracks:

  • ‘Smile On Me’
  • ‘Omo Alhaji’
  • ‘Pass Me’
  • ‘Condo’
  • ‘Jagaban’
  • ‘Sun mi’

Albums: No Album record yet at the time we compiled this biography.

Awards: (Rookie of the Year) 2015 The Headies.

Controversies: YCEE was said to have dissed a fellow rapper Vector, mocking one of his punchlines.

Social prfiles: 

  • YCEE on Facebook: YCEE
  • YCEE on Twitter: @iam_YCEE
  • YCEE on Instagram: @iam_ycee


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