Opeyemi Ige, better known to most by Stylezz is an afrobeat artist born in Ado Ekiti, raised in Lagos, Nigeria and currently lives in New York City.
Stylezz grew up in a household of music fanatics who introduced him at an early age to some legends we know today, Fela Kuti, 2Face, MJ, Jay Z, Bob Marley are just a few of his musical inspirations who peaked his passion for making music.
Flash forward to 2015 a great year for Stylezz, accepting the Nigerian Entertainment Award for diaspora artist of the year and releasing some of his biggest singles yet. Stylezz has already collaborated with some of afrobeats hottest acts and is on the fast track to becoming a heavyweight contender in the African music market.
Stylezz released his hit single ‘Calabash’ in 2014 which quickly became a summer anthem for afrobeat lovers here and abroad, this popularity ultimately lead him to Nigeria where he opened for Olamide in front of 20 thousand fans last year.
This year Stylezz released a string of hit singles that has kept his name buzzing in social media, collaboration with Davido and his award winning status has proven to suit him well. As he embarks on the new year and all the action it brings, just brace yourself for Stylezz, he’s here to stay and will leave his mark in a major way!
Check out his brand new project titled “ZZ GETS BUSY”.
EP LINK: https://soundcloud.com/iamstylezz/sets/zz-gets-bz-ep