Birth name Keshinro Ololade
Also known as I No Well
Born March 14, 1995 (age 20)
Bariga, Lagos State, Nigeria
Afropop Hip hop dancehall
Occupation(s) Rapper, singer-songwriter
Vocals rapping singing
Years active 2012–present
Labels YBNL Nation
Olamide Iyanya Phyno Davido Cynthia Morgan Eva Alordiah Patoranking Chidinma DJ Xclusive
Keshinro Ololade (born March 14, 1995), popularly known by his stage name Lil Kesh, is a Nigerian singer, rapper and songwriter. He rose to fame after his chart-topping song titled “Shoki” rose to critical acclaim from music critics. Lil Kesh was born and raised in Bariga, a suburb of Lagos State. His music career started in 2012 while rapping among his peers in Bariga until he released “Lyrically”, a single that quickly became popular in Nigerian Universities. In 2015, he was nominated in the Best New Act to Watch category at the 2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards. He is currently signed to YBNL Nation, a record label founded by Olamide.
Lil Kesh was born to Yoruba parents in Bariga, Lagos State and went on to complete his primary and secondary school education there. Lil Kesh took interest in dancing before he delved into music after watching some of his peers rap.
Lil Kesh is currently based in Bariga, Lagos State. He is also a student of Linguistics at the University of Lagos.