Akorede Babatunde Okunola, born on 7 August 1969, is a Nigerian Fuji musician, film actor, and Hip Fuji Creator known by his stage name Saheed Osupa or King Saheed Osupa (K.S.O). He hails from Ajegunle, Lagos, and spent his formative years in Ibadan, Oyo State. His father, Moshood Ajiwere Layeye, was a Wéré music artist and a cousin of Fuji musician Ayinde Barrister.
Saheed Osupa Profile
Saheed Osupa or King Saheed Osupa (K.S.O).
Akorede Babatunde Okunola
Date of Birth
7 August 1969
State of Origin
Fuji musician, film actor, and Hip Fuji Creator
Saheed Osupa attended Amuwo Odofin High School in Lagos, graduating in 1987. He completed his National Diploma at The Polytechnic, Ibadan, studying Business Administration, and later pursued Networking Operations at the American International College. Recently Saheed Osupa graduated from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria.
Beginning his music career in 1983, Saheed Osupa has released over 40 studio albums, earning the title “King of Fuji Music” in 2008. Notably, his 2007/2008 4-in-1 album, “Mr. Music,” sold over 20 million copies worldwide, marking a significant success in the 20th century Fuji music.
In addition to Fuji, Osupa is recognized as the HIP FUJI Creator, releasing the hip Fuji album “Non-Stop” in 2018 and various hip hop singles. Saheed Osupa has showcased his acting skills in over 30 Yoruba films, contributing to his versatile artistic career.
Saheed Osupa has been involved in notable rivalries, particularly with Wasiu Alabi Pasuma, spanning from the late 1990s to 2012. The feud included disputes over success, supremacy, and alliances with other Fuji musicians, notably Alhaji Wasiu Ayinde.
Saheed Osupa Social Media Handles
Saheed Osupa is active on social media, he can be found on Instagram@.
Saheed Osupa is known to be married with children.
Saheed Osupa Net Worth
Saheed Osupa is estimated to be worth around $2 Million.