A Nigerian lady, Adesina Mary Ayoola, with a very sonorous voice amazed many people a few weeks ago when she sang a cover to Ore Mi Atata by Johnny Drille and Don Jazzy. In an exclusive interview with Legit.ng, the lady spoke about her art and life.
Mary, who goes by the stage name Ayolavibe revealed she started singing long ago, pinned her formative years to her membership in the choir. She took it a step further and became a live band member. In her words:
"I will say I grew up singing I mean from church choir, to school choir, to joining live bands to perform, but I started writing and recording in 2017."
On Mary's facial similarity to Simi
The lady revealed that people have often told her that she looks like the popular singer, even when they do not know that she sings. On how she manages the comment, she said:
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"I'm not actually bordered about it, I just have to do my best and be me in order to make my own brand."
Mary hopes for more recognition
Like other content creators, the creative lady revealed that she is leveraging all her social media pages to push herself out. She said:
"Currently working on my project an EP, but before that I will do my best to be consistent in keeping my page busy and engaging with good vibes."
Mary, however, said that even though she has been getting so many good comments from people, she hopes to get more.
"Though I get a lot of good comments, but I expect more and i know it's just a matter of time."
Another Nigerian lady sings Rema's Beamer
Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that a Nigerian kid amazed many people online as she sang Rema's Beamer song word for word with her sweet voice in a video.
With facial expressions that showed that she is confident about her ability to perform the song well, many people were taken by the kid's voice.
Hundreds of TikTok users stated that the kid is cute and intelligent at the same time. There were those who tagged Don Jazzy, saying the child would be resourceful if she is signed.