Oniyide Azeez, professionally known as Zinoleesky, is a Nigerian songwriter, singer and rapper who was born 21 April 2000. He came to limelight with the release of his debut album “Chrome Eccentric” comprising hit tracks “Ma Pariwo” and “Kilofeshe.
Zinoleesky was born on 21 April 2000 to Mr. and Mrs. Azeez in Lagos State but originally hails from Ogun State, Nigeria. He was raised in Agege, Lagos State and completed his primary education at Lively Kiddies Nursery and Primary School. He had his secondary education at Boys Secondary School Agege, Lagos State.
Zinoleesky discovered his passion for music as he approached adolescence. He officially started his music journey as a freestyle rapper but became popular in 2017 after his videos went viral on the internet.
Several reports showed that he was offered a record deal by Davido’s DMW label but refused to accept the offer and chose to work as an independent artist. On 23 December, 2019, he was signed to the record label “Marlian Records” which is owned and managed by Nigerian singer, Naira Marley.
Zinoleesky released his first studio album titled “Chrome Eccentric” in 2020, a year after he was signed into the Marlian Records label. The album comprised six tracks, including the songs “Mapariwo” and “Kilofeshe”. In September 2020, Ma Pariwo ranked as No. 14 on Apple Music Chart and No. 12 on YouTube Chart.
A year after the release of his first album, Zinoleesky created a remix to the hit song “Kilofeshe” featuring Maryorkun and South African singer, Busiswah.
In December 2022, he released his first EP album “Grit and Lust”, containing tracks such as Call of Duty and YanYanYan.
In October 2021, Zinoleesky and Naira Marley’s sister, Shubomi made headlines with several speculations that they were dating. In January 2023, he announced that he was single.
Zinoleesky Net worth 2023
Zinoleesky is among the youngest and richest artists in the Nigerian music industry, with an expected total asset of $235,000.