Adekunle Gold while speaking on how music and been signed to YBNL has changed his life, at a point in time he had to take the greatest risk of his life by quitting his job as a brand manager for a social media brand activation company in 2014 to focus on his music, he had no recognition from people untill he got signed by the YBNL boss Olamide.
Adekunle Gold has become so known since he got into music and got signed by YBNL in 2015, he has gotten himself a household name, though he took a walk after is deal with his record label got finished but that has not stopped him from getting more recognized day after day..
Speaking in a recent interview, Adekunle Gold recalled that his first trip outside the shores of the country was as a result of Olamide.
“YBNL moved me. I had Sade before YBNL and it was already getting popular. When I got signed to the label, we shot the video and it became like a sensation everywhere.
Getting signed to YBNL took me to London for the first time. That was in 2015. So, YBNL changed everything for me. I am grateful to Olamide for all the support and inspiration”
When asked on the project he is currently working on, the singer said a new sophomore album is in the works and is slated for release first quarter of 2018.