Biography

Artist , songwriter & producer Badyouth lives to stir up the raw energy of rebellion.

Growing up as a kid, we all wanted to be super hero’s at some point, I always had problem of sticking to one super hero because I wanted their various powers at different challenges I find myself in. That’s how music started for me

Uche-Dike Kelechi, musically known as BADYOUTH is an Afro-beat singer and producer from the eastern part of Nigeria (Abia state). Growing up as a music enthusiast in Lagos state, he is gradually starting to carve a niche and make a name for himself, bringing into the music scenery a fresh air of melody, rhythm and lyrics.

Etisalat award for best rapper in Lagos State University

At the age of 20.

Music has played a huge part in his life since playing instruments in his local church as a kid, being the ‘beatbox’ for rappers in high school, already producing music as a teenager and now, putting out timeless records in the world to entertain and educate. Growing up in Lagos, he managed to cognize the fundamental values of the things that embodies a great sound. From the drum kicks to the bass line and the brass; understanding that every good sound has its role to play in creating good music. Drawing a lot of inspiration from his environment like a lot of other great artistes, he is a product of his environment and this reflects in the messages he conveys such that any and every one can understand and enjoy.

Some of BADYOUTH's musical influences and inspirations are Asa, Wyclef, Lauren Hill, Sunny Neji, Fela, Wizkid, Burna Boy, Davido amongst a host of others.

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