Korede Bello (born 29 February 1996) is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. He signed a file cope with Mavin Records in 2014.

Bello is greatest recognized for his hit single “Godwin”, a semi-gospel and pop tune which grew to become a nationwide anthem and topped many music charts throughout Nigeria.


Korede (English:“Carry Fortune”) was born in Lagos State, the place he accomplished his main and secondary college schooling. He began performing on the age of seven and glided by the stage identify African Prince.


Whereas in main college, Korede Bello went on to put in writing his first tune after forming a music group with a buddy.

He began music professionally by recording songs within the studio whereas in secondary college, and ultimately launched his first single “Endlessly”.

He studied Mass Communication on the Nigerian Institute of Journalism and holds a Higher National Diploma certificates. Korede Bello is an Affiliate Member of the Institute of Data Administration.

Mavin Data deal

After the discharge of his first single which acquired comparatively constructive opinions, he was launched to Don Jazzy by his supervisor Casmir Uwaegbute after which they recorded some songs collectively which received Don Jazzy impressed.

On 28 February 2014, he received signed to Mavin Data beneath which he has recorded common songs like “African Princess” and “Godwin”.

 He’s at present engaged on his first studio album and cites Asa and 2face Idibia as individuals he attracts inspiration from.

Humanitarian work

Korede Bello has over time engaged in a number of humanitarian actions such because the Project Pink Blue Stroll for Most cancers consciousness programme in Abuja, 2015 and 2017.


Studio albums

  • Belloved (2017)


Title 12 months Launch date
“African Princess” 2014 28 February 2014
(with Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Dr SID, D’Prince, Reekado Banks and Di’Ja)
1 Could 2014
(with Don Jazzy, Reekado Banks and Di’Ja)
27 Could 2014
“Chilly Exterior” 15 August 2014
“Looku Looku”
(with Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Dr SID, D’Prince, Reekado Banks and Di’Ja)
31 October 2014
“Jingle Bell” 25 December 2014
Godwin 2015 28 January 2015
(with Don Jazzy Tiwa Savage, Dr SID, D’Prince, Reekado Banks and Di’Ja)
27 October 2015
(with Tiwa Savage)
December 2015
“Mungo Park” 2016 7 Could 2016
“One & Solely” 26 Could 2016
“Do Like That” 13 September 2016
“Butterfly” 2017 17 Could 2017
“My Individuals” 1 September 2017
“Melanin Popping” 2018 18 January 2018
“Work it” 1 April 2018
“So te” 7 Could 2018
“2geda” 22 Could 2018
“Champion” 29 September 2018
“Bless Me” 30 September 2018
“Mr. Vendor” 2019 26 April 2019
“Solar Momi (Solely You)” 2020 12 February 2020

Awards and nominations

12 months Award ceremony Prize Recipient/Nominated work End result Ref
2014 Nigeria Teen Alternative Awards 2014 Most Promising Music Act To Watch Himself Received
2015 4th Annual Golden Icons Academy Film Awards Greatest Music of the 12 months Godwin Received
2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards Hottest Single of The 12 months Nominated
Greatest New Act Himself Nominated
2016 The Headies 2015 Greatest Pop Single “Godwin” Received
Music of The 12 months Nominated
Next Rated Himself Nominated
2016 Metropolis Individuals Leisure Awards Pop Artiste of the 12 months Himself Received
2016 Nigeria Entertainment Awards Greatest Collaboration “Romantic” (that includes Tiwa Savage) Nominated
ninth Nigeria Music Video Awards Greatest Up to date Afro Video “Godwin” Received

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