A few days ago, several reports online indicated that YBNL
young star, Lil Kesh might be moving on from Olamide’s YBNL record label to kick off his own label.
Although, both parties are yet to speak about it at the time of this report, here are a few things we know.
In April 2014, Olamide signed up Lil Kesh and Viktoh. At that time, both were underground acts from his hood, Bariga.
Our source however confirms to us that indeed Lil Kesh is
floating a label of his own that he intends to start as a
We also gathered that Lil Kesh and Olamide are in very good terms and his contract with YBNL already expired a few weeks ago. Olamide and Lil Kesh also went clubbing alone yesterday and both shared clips via their Snapchat pages
Lil Kesh, according to our source, has been the one funding his project and music videos for a long time. ‘Olamide has been training them all to stand on their own and Kesh was the first to blow that’s why he’s the first to move on’, our source said.
Olamide has always thought his artistes to be dependent and also take care of themselves, so we think it actually is a welcome development as Lil Kesh would also sign other
young people on the streets just the way Olamide signed him and gave him a platform. Rumor has it that Lil Kesh would name his label Y.A.G.I, the same name as his debut album which means Young And Getting It.