Sidney Leo is a Nigerian Dancehall, Afro Pop artist, a Prolific song writer and a student of University of Ekpoma in Edo state, previously goes by the stage name Supreme Leo, born on the 10/10/1998 at Benin City – Edo -state (Nigeria).
Sidney was born and brought up in a music oriented family, where he inherited his music career at his childhood.He was inspired by top dancehall musicians like Popcaan, Busy Signal and reggae legends like Winning Jah, Jah Cure and Majek Fashek. He professionally got involved in music competitions and won various ghetto premiums, he was invited by Daniel Didi the CEO of KoKo News Uniben, to perform at thier maiden event “Uniben Talent Quest”. In 2014, he performed with the likes of the famous Sir Victor Uwaifo, amongst many others mainstream musicians. Then he moved on to record his first studio single “Pretence” in 2015, the single brought him to limelight in most Nigeria schools and campuses , to gain compilations on various Deejay mix tapes and airplay’s on local radios. Sidney Leo teamed up with the prestigious FreeMe Digital for the release of the “Supreme bwoy EP” containing 7 track songs, written by Sidney. The fun EP of seven tracks contains the following songs Gold (prod by OsoBeat), More (uyiaz), We Go Make Am (prod by Zik), Good Time ft Heezy Houdini (prod by heezy houdini), PlayBoy(freestyle prod by uyiaz), Way Up(freestyle prod by OsoBeat) and Control ft da vizzle (OsoBeat).
In 2017,he signed a distribution deal with VPal music parents label Enorecords Snc for three years. In 2018, he won a prestigious monarch award, Obaland Awards also known as African Grammy under the national category Obaland music awards, for Best Edo state Rapper of the Year 2018 – Honour. (Biography compiled by Osaze Okunbor press)
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