Oxlade Biography: Age, Early Life, Career & Net Worth

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Oxlade is one of the newest faces in the entertainment industry that is making it big as he has numerous songs to his name. He has grown rapidly in the industry and has several collaborations with top musicians in Africa.



Name Ikuforiji Olaitan Abdulrahman
Born 22nd of April, 1997 (age 26 years)
Nationality Nigerian
Gender Male
Profession Musician
Alma Mater Lagos State University to study History and International Relations.

Oxlade whose real name is Ikuforiji Olaitan Abdulrahman is a Nigerian singer and songwriter who is mainly known for his unique blend of Afro-pop and alternative R&B music. He is a Headies Award winner for Best Vocal Performance.


Oxlade is 26 years old.

Early Life And Education 

Oxlade whose real name is Ikuforiji Olaitan Abdulrahman was born on the 22nd of April, 1997 into the family of Mr. and Mrs. Abdulrahman. He hails from the South-West and spent the majority of his formative years in Surulere; one of the thrilling locations in the Mainland area of Lagos State.

Oxlade developed a strong interest in music at a young age and even started singing and equally playing the guitar. While growing up, he was exposed to several music genres which significantly influenced his current style.

There is limited information on the schools in which Oxlade attended for his primary and secondary education. However, he was admitted into the Lagos State University to study History and International Relations. But after two years, Oxlade dropped out to focus on his music career.

Personal Life 

Oxlade is currently not in any relationship as he mainly focuses on achieving success in the music industry.


Oxlade’s big break in the music industry came in 2018 when he released “Mamiwota”, a song where he featured rapper and popularly known musician, Blaqbonez. 

Thereafter, he released his debut single titled “Shugar” which further helped in boosting his popularity and spot in the music industry. Still working tirelessly, Oxlade released “Sing” in 2019 while featuring top vocalist and Nigerian rising star, Fireboy DML.

Later that same year, He released his debut EP titled “Oxygene”, a song that racked up positive reviews and further displayed his musical prowess.  

Oxlade remained with top performances and steadily made waves in the music industry and backed it up with the release of several songs including top collaborations with Reekado Banks and DJ Tunez amongst others. His vocals and lyrics including distinct sounds have cemented his relationship with fans within and outside the country.

Oxlade has gradually become a top performer and had shows in several countries around Africa, North America, and Europe. He has won several awards including the 2019 Headies Award for Rookie of the Year and was nominated for Next Rated Artiste at the City People Music Awards in 2020.

Net Worth 

Oxlade has an estimated net worth of between $800,000 and $ 1 million.

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