Slay Velli is no new comer to the Music Industry, the Lagos born rapper has shown so much growth in his music that we at spellsmusic had to do a quick fun fact about the indie artist who is fast becoming a name to be reckoned with amongst the new school crop of artists emerging with a new wave.
The rapper enjoyed positive reviews from his debut EP, Product Of Surulere and expect even more music from the Surulere boy.
Listen to PRODUCT OF SURULERE by Slay Velli on soundcloud
8 FUN FACTS ABOUT SLAY VELLI
1. Slay Velli has 2 degrees, a university diploma in computer science and a B. tech in statistics from University of Technology of Akure, Nigeria.
2. He was featured on popular hiphop TV series Jimmy’s Jump-off Off in 2012
3. He was 1st runner up in the battle of the emcees, a rap competition held in 2012 by popular radio personality 4lah of Nigerian info radio.
4. Slay Velli used to be hostel mates with Pepenazi in their fresh men year in university.
5. Slay Velli won a chess competition in
6. He is a fitness model and instructor.
7. He won the award for best rap single as a student artiste in FUTASU awards 2011 organised by Pepenazi the then Director of Socials in the University.
8. He used to be a dancer in secondary school up until his first year in university.
9. He used to be in a group called da colony in university but broke off to form a duo called ill boys and later chose to pursue a solo career as a rapper.
10. Slay Velli shot his first music video in the same neighborhood as the legendary rapper Da grin’s Pon Pon Pon and Shank’s Ghetto music videos respectively.
Follow Slay Velli on twitter @slayvelli