Adeday Sanni known as Dewaves is a Nigerian Afro Hip-Hop (RnB) Artist. After many years of working with other artists he released his first single in 2006 called “Omobaby” (Promo only). The video was shot in Atlanta Georgia and London city, UK.
In October 2007, Dewaves released another hit single titled “Tingengen”. Tingengen has a dance style which was promoted in Europe and America only. Due to the popularity of the song and unique dance style Dewaves was nicknamed “Tingengen FADA”.
In 2009 Dewaves released the video to his hit song ‘OWO (MONEY)’ in London which featured Alexander Amosu, the Nigerian UK based richest youngest entrepreneur, who designs the most expensive suit in the world. The video enjoyed was on rotation on Nigezie and other popular shows in Nigeria.
Since the release of “owo” video Dewaves name has become a house hold’s name in Europe and America. After gaining major recognition in Europe, Dewaves moved back to Nigeria late 2009.
Dewaves is a confident performer who has a unique way of delivering his music. He has had opportunity to perform in major events including:
- The Nigeria Model Awards
- Nigeria Fashion Show/ Fashion week Nigeria
- Nigeria music awards London
- Kanu Heart Foundation Lunch Party London
- Dynamix Awards Lagos
- Nothing Hill Carnival London
- Nigeria Carnival London
- Made In Warri London
- Ghanian Reunion Excel London
- SeneGambia Concert London
- Gbedu Magazine’s Gospel Concert London
- Best of Nigerian London
- World Tourist Market London
- CHAMPIONS CLUB LONDON
- Channel O Charity Concert London
Dewaves have performed along popular DJs like Gab, Godfather, Jimmy Jatt, Kashi Da Flash, Omo White, Sose, ShyShyShylon, Abass, KC and renowned artistes like Joe, Kraxy Kulture, Tuface, Danfo Drivers, D’banj, JJC ‘n’ 419, P-Square, Tony Tetuila, Banky W, B.O.U.Q.U.E, Infinity Boyz, Dekunle Fuji amongst others.
DEWAVES TYPE OF MUSIC!!!
Afro Hip-Hop (RnB), he waves together different languages (English, French, Pidgin English and African dialects including Yoruba, Ibo, Hausa) in his lyrics to create his unique style
In his own words:
“With the use of all different languages, I have created a certain fundamental way of expressing myself which makes my music different from any other afro hip-hop (RnB) artiste in the world.”
“Indeed my lyrics comprise of emotional, innovative, respectful and encouraging words which anybody can relate to and understand regardless of your race, ethnic or culture.”
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